Gardening : Home & Garden
When farmers and landscape professionals plant seeds or level the ground in an area, they use dedicated machinery and tools. Homeowners and small-scale operations usually don't have access to that type of machinery, but they do have access to a tool that works just as well, albeit one that requires
Praying mantises are a beneficial insect for most gardens. The praying mantis feeds on many small creatures, such as lizards, moths, mosquitoes, flies and even small rodents and birds. They are also cannibals; many times the female praying mantis will eat her mate. Praying mantises are not harmful t
Did you know that fall is a wonderful time to start herb gardening? It's true! Many people think that spring and summer are the only times when you can plant your favorite herbs, but the truth is that fall herb gardening yields some of the most popular and versatile herbs you can grow. Fall her
Plumeria cuttings and plumeria plants benefit tremendously when planted with the correctly applied Egg Method. Discover why the Egg Method is so successful.
Perhaps you have decided you want a wildflower garden.You have decided that if these wildflowers can grow in the wild without any one taking care of them, just maybe they will be the perfect plants for your to grow.After all you don't have a lot of time to take care of a garden but would really
Carob trees are evergreens that are native to the Mediterranean region. They produce a pod that can be ground into a powder that tastes like chocolate. The sugar content of the pods is as high as 50 percent. Both male and female trees are needed to produce seedpods, and it can take as long as seven
Garden style leans heavily on accessories to achieve its outdoorsy look. Let your imagination dictate the decor, but use these ideas for inspiration.
It's spring and it's time to start planning and planting your home vegetable garden.Thousands of people are discovering the advantages of having their own garden.But what garden seeds should you use?Hybrid or non-hybrid?What are the advantages and disadvantages of selecting either seed?You
Planting heirloom and organic cabbage seeds provides gardeners with the opportunity to grow cabbages that vary in size from tiny Pak Choi to wheelbarrow size heads of Late Flat Dutch. The produce can be stored or used in salads, stir fry or sauerkraut.
A member of the pea family, alfalfa grows well in most climates and matures in approximately five to eight days. The white, threadlike sprouts of the alfalfa plant develop small green tops at harvest time, when the plants can be dried and placed in your favorite salad. Equipped with a pl
A place of comfort and relaxation where the air is fresh and the flowers are in bloom. The garden is one of the best places to relieve our daily stress. Here, we see different colors and shapes of flowers and leaves. And it is always rewarding to see a healthy environment after all of the efforts yo