Gardening : Home & Garden
The Professor Sargent camellia (Camellia japonica Professor Sargent) has bright red flowers. Blooming from late autumn through spring, its beautiful, fragrant blossoms cover shrubs that grow up to 25 feet tall, although 12 to 15 feet tall is more common. Camellias are long-lived shrubs, often living
Herb gardening is a hard but very rewarding endeavor. You need to allot time for it. You have to have the patience for it. And you should definitely know what you want out of it.
If you saw a red osier dogwood, you might not think that the plant was a member of the dogwood family. This shrub, which is often called the red twig dogwood, is actually a large shrub with multiple stems. Rather than producing the characteristic dogwood flowers, red osier dogwood blooms produce clu
Slugs and snails can cause much damage to plants. Most snail baits are deadly to pets, wildlife, and people and some methods can cause harm to the soil and plants. I have compiled some ideas which you might find helpful to reduce or eliminate your slug and snail problem while keeping your yard safer
Building your own bird houses can be an addictive hobby. Inexperienced woodworkers can make wooden bird houses that your backyard feathered friends will call home. Cedar, teak and redwood are naturally mildew-resistant and will last longer than other types of wood. Natural oil in cedar wood repels
When you create the perfect conditions for growing a green lawn, you are also paving the way for weeds of all shapes and sizes to grow alongside your Bermudas, bluegrasses and fescues, to name a few grass varieties. Fortunately, there are many ways with which to limit weed growth in your lawn. Use W
Growing tomatoes seeds are one of the chances any plant fanatics will want. To grab this you need to find a seed from a trusted commercial source. They are the ones capable of giving you the best.
We have all been patiently waiting for winter to relinquish its painful stranglehold of the climate here in Nashville. If you're like me you rise early every Saturday morning hopeful that today will be the ...
Basil is an aromatic, flavorful addition to most any herb garden. Basil leaves do not hold up well to freezing, but can be used fresh off the plant, or preserved in cool temperatures or vinegar. Protect basil plants from cold. The leaves will not tolerate temperatures below 40 degrees Fahrenheit wit
You have decided to plant tomatoes in your backyard. Now you would like to know what is the best way of watering. Tomatoes are easy to take care of, provided that you keep a few tips in mind.