Gardening : Home & Garden
Basil is a tender perennial plant that is unable to withstand the cold temperatures in many climates. Basil is grown as an annual in most areas, however with proper care and under the right conditions, basil can be prepared for the winter and survive as a perennial for the following year.
Create a homemade mini herb garden in a clay or ceramic pot and keep it indoors at a sunny window or outdoors on the deck or patio. The container of herb plants is an attractive addition to your outdoor or indoor space. The rewards show in your culinary endeavors, as fresh herbs offer more pronounce
There are many things for which you can use herbs and they have been gathered or grown for many years. They can be used to heal injuries, add flavor to food and drinks, disinfectant for homes, clothes and wounds, as currency, as a scent for perfumes, to protect from germs and to fight infections and
Although deer are a majestic wild animal, they often move into rural landscapes and urban neighborhoods to feed when their native food supplies are low. When this occurs, perennials as well as annual plants can be damaged as the leaves are stripped and the branches are broken. Because deer are large
A member of the Cypress family, the juniper tree is an evergreen conifer that thrives in warm, sunny locations. In its natural environment, it is a low-growing shrub with needle foliage that ranges from dark greens to steel grays. Ideal for bonsai, the juniper responds well to pruning and shaded en
Kids today often don't realize how fun and rewarding gardening can be. But with a few fun gardening gifts, you can spark an interest in gardening for your own children, your grandchildren, or students with ...
Are you satisfied with the device you're using for watering your garden? If yes then look at the cost effectiveness of the device. Calculate how much you invest in watering plants with this device and ...
Orchid aren't hard to care for, they are just have different needs than regular house plants. Let's talk about what is different, potting media,watering,fertilizing,re-potting, and light.
Growing potatoes is a fun and easy project for beginner and experienced home gardeners. When you grow potatoes by the square foot, you save space as well as create a more organized garden. Square-foot gardening allows you to grow a full potato crop in 20 percent of the space required by a traditiona
Garden edging will finish and complete the picture of your landscape or garden. It frames the garden, and just like pictures inserted into picture frames, it enhances its appearance.
People who are new to organic gardening often think that organic gardening fertilizer is just another kind of fertilizer in a bag. If you are a true organic gardener this is not the case.
It is nice to stay in the garden while waiting for the sun to set though you can't see the perfect horizon of the sunset. You can relax with the cool wind while sitting on the bench or Adiron
Mowing and watering is no longer needed to keep the perfect look for your yard for the entire year. There won't be any browning that will occur in the grass even in winter.
No matter how nice our place may look on the inside the first thing that people will see when they come visit is the outside. So if our garden looks untaken care of and the ...
You probably recognize certain wildflowers by sight, but you might not know the official or even the common name of each flower. You can discover a wildflower's official and common names if you know where to look. Once you've learned to identify a variety of wildflowers, you'll enjoy noticing them o