Some gardeners worry how their garden will survive while they are away on holidays. With a little organization and preparation, you can go on holidays without worrying about facing impending doom in y...
Comfrey (Symphytum officinale) is just one of those plants that every organic garden must have growing. It also has great merit as a medicinal plant. This plant serves us so well. Propagation is by ro...
Understanding the different types of soil is essential if you want to create the perfect garden. This is because each variety of plant requires a different type of soil in order to thrive and rewa...
One of the best long-term investments you can make in your soil is to spread mulching material throughout your garden. Mulch is a layer over the soil that conserves washer, suppresses weeds, reduces ...
It's springtime and the home gardener is busy planting flowers, shrubs and vegetables in anticipation of the enjoyment they get from a beautifully landscaped yard and/or a bountiful harvest. Springtim...
It's spring time again and home gardeners are itching to get to work. Proper planning and conditioning now will provide a bounty of beautiful flowers, shrubs and vegetables later in the season. ...
We invest thousands of dollars on plants and landscaping for out yard. For some reason, we deem it necessary to compete with those around us for the best yard, or just for a nice yard. Those of us tha...
Before Florida became the landmass it is today, it was covered by ocean. This is why most of the plants and animals found in Florida now are not originally native to the region. However, there are man...
One of the gardening techniques that most confuses beginners, and more experienced gardeners, is Mulching. There is much discussion, muttering and head shaking over this process which has it's origin...
Mulch is an easy way to improve the look of your flower beds while providing many benefits to the plants within them. The list of benefits is long and for this reason many Home Owner Associations...