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Become an Expert at Forcing Spring Bulbs

Forcing spring bulbs is a great way to bring beautiful, and cheerful, garden blooms into your home while the outdoor garden sleeps. It is not difficult to force your favorite bulbs to flower indoors. Choose a beautiful, or unique, forcing jar and your favorite spring blooming bulbs, then plant during winter for blooms to brighten your home….

Seed Starting Hacks Every Gardener Should Know!

Seed starting hacks every gardener should know and every gardener can use. When it comes to growing a garden, watching a seed grow is just as satisfying as eating fresh produce from the mature plants. Start this years gardening adventure with some DIY seed starting tricks that are quick and easy. Plus, usually seed starting…

Amazing Garden Seed Companies for the Best Vegetables

It is seed catalog, and vegetable garden planning, time! Get ready for the planting season by investigating and buying seeds from a company you can trust. Garden seed companies at the top of your list should have healthy, fresh seeds, an array of varieties and great seed germination. For really great vegetables, choose companies that also provide…

Vegetable Gardening Tips to Make Anyone An Expert Gardener

Growing your own vegetables can be so rewarding! It doesn’t matter if you grow a few pots or acres of food, growing your own means you eat healthy and responsibly, save money, get outside and get exercise. There are so many aspects of vegetable gardening: what plants to grow, how to plant everything, what plants grow best…

Houseplant Care: Air Moisture

The air moisture in your home is important when it comes to houseplant care. Plants need less warm air and more moist air than you would think. Unless you are growing cacti, succulents or foliage plants that can withstand dry air, take steps to control the humidity around your houseplants. Having a fire or radiator…

Houseplant Care: Watering

Keep the soil moist, without water a houseplant must die, period. It can take a day, to a couple of months, but in the end it will still result in the same. This does not mean you need to give daily dribbles to the plants soil, this makes a soggy, airless, mass in which the…

5 Plants to Care for Before Winter

Autumn is the perfect time of year to clean up your perennial garden for next spring. Most varieties of perennials can be left alone during the fall clean-up, especially species that have stunning seed heads and flower stalks. These species provide food for wildlife throughout the colder seasons and a dramatic landscape for your home…