Garden & Greenhouse

Articles

Using CO2 for Increased Cloning Success

Perhaps the biggest attraction to indoor and greenhouse horticulture is the enhanced control over the environmental conditions. Along with controlling the …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Guard ‘n Spray

There is nothing quite as disheartening to a gardener as contracting a pest insect or a pathogenic fungi problem. A pest insect infestation or pathogenic fungi …

Snake Plant is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Scientific Name: Sansevieria trifasciata Common Names: Cast-Iron Plant, Barbershop Plant, Mother In-Law’s Tongue & Snake Plant, Bowstring Hemp, …

Eliminating Spider Mites from Houseplants

To a spider mite, the leaf of a medium-size houseplant must seem as vast as the state of California. These eight-legged critters—cousins of ordinary spiders …

Advantages and Disadvantages of a Lean To Greenhouse

What is a Lean To Greenhouse? First we should define just what a lean to greenhouse is. It is a greenhouse with a single slope roof, two gable ends and a front …

How to Make Your Garden Organic

The term organic sometimes confuses people. To a chemist, organic means a carbon molecule is present. All natural materials that contain carbon are organic. …