Garden & Greenhouse

Greenhouses

Organic Gardening in the Greenhouse

There is a lot of buzz surrounding sustainable and organic gardening. An increasing amount of people are realizing that the health benefits of eating organic …

Sizing Your Greenhouse for Optimum Utilization of Space

Prior to setting up a greenhouse it is important to consider how the space within the greenhouse will be utilized. Unfortunately, many gardeners do not think …

Using a Greenhouse to Start Flower and Vegetable Plants in March

March is a good month to begin plants for your flower and vegetable gardens. Listed below are some of the more common flower and vegetable plants that can be …

Greenhouse Space Saving Techniques

With a little garden space planning, it is possible to drastically increase the productivity and enjoyment of a greenhouse garden. Like with any great …

Does My Greenhouse Need a Permit?

One of the first things a person must address when purchasing or building a greenhouse is what permits are required. The last thing a gardener needs is to …

The Best Plants to Grow in a Hydroponic Greenhouse

Hydroponic greenhouses can produce larger yields than a traditional greenhouse but for maximum success the grower must understand what to grow. Some plants may …

Greenhouse Construction: Planning for Snow Loads and Wind Loads

With all the decisions to be made when contemplating purchasing or building a greenhouse, it may be easy to overlook snow and wind. However, a gardener needs …

Greenhouse Lighting Options

Whether it’s to provide supplementary lighting or to extend the length of the photoperiod, some greenhouse growers are equipping their greenhouses with …

Sizing Heating and Cooling Equipment for a Greenhouse

Maintaining consistent temperatures is one of the most important aspects of greenhouse gardening. During the hot, summer months, most greenhouses will require …

Grow All Year Round with Artificial Heat

A gardener who owns a greenhouse has the capability of extending the growing season by a few months each year. There are even a select few greenhouse gardeners …