When planning a vegetable garden the first step is alway finding the ideal spot. Most vegetables require lots of sun so choose a location with a southern exposure. Ideally the sunlight is distributed ...
Living in Colorado and being a gardener has been rather stressful in the past few years, as this state has been undergoing a rather severe drought. The city is imposing watering restrictions which are...
Do you grown your own garden vegetables or is this something you have thought of doing but never actually got round to it? These days it is not necessary to be the proud owner of a garden to grow veg...
While some people think the extra work of raised bed gardening is not worth it, there are several advantages that you may wish to consider. First for those who don't know what raised bed gardening is ...
This is the time of year when the seed and plant catalogs come pouring in and we can browse through them and start dreaming up our gardens for the current year. A little planning will help you get wha...
For anyone accustomed to the notion that a vegetable garden must be a fairly large affair - its rows stretching fifteen or twenty feet at a minimum, the concept of crops pushing up from a small contai...
Confused about which bedding plants to buy? Bedding plants can refer to flowers, shrubs, herbs, vegetables, fruits, and many more. There are also gardening plants that are in season at different...
Whether you are an ordinary gardener, or an organic gardener which doesn't use of any sort of chemical additive for fertilization or pest control, a quality compost becomes one of the most important f...
When I was a child, I used to love going out with my Dad and puttering around in the garden. There were always lots of cool tools to play with. Shovels, rakes, forks - all great fun for a young boy in...
The key to starting a new vegetable garden is the actual garden location. You can change many things about a garden, even upgrading the soil with compost and other amendments, but the location is some...