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Nigella

Growing Nigella

Nigella is an easy-to-grow annual that is drought tolerant and deer resistant with beautiful blooms. Nigella is an annual plant that is native to Southern Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, and South and Southwest...
Coral Bells

Growing Coral Bells

Coral bells are bursting with colorful foliage which makes this plant a great addition to any botanical garden. Coral bells are the common name used for many different species of plants that consist of hundreds...
Hydrangeas

Growing Hydrangeas

Do you have hydrangeas or are you thinking of getting some? Hydrangeas are native to the America's and Asia with over 75 different species most being found in Asia. They are deciduous or evergreen shrubs with...
Plantain Lily

Underplanting Trees With Flowering Plants And Shrubs

If you have a shady area in your yard, underplanting trees and shrubs is an excellent way to add beauty and texture. The main focus of your yard should be a focal piece, like a...
Liquid Fertilizer

How to Make Your Own Liquid Fertilizers

Liquid Fertilizers are easy to make natural way to give your plants the vital nutrients they need for large growth, blooms, and produce. You can make liquid fertilizer in a few easy steps. Store the...
Flower That Bloom All Season

12 Flowering Plants That Bloom All Season Long

Who doesn't like to have a garden full of blooms from spring until the first frost, but which ones do you choose? Having a yard full of booms is something that anyone can have with...
Shrubs for a garen or landscaping

9 Shrubs That You Should Consider For your Garden Or Landscaping

Shrubs play an important role in any landscaping or gardening design by providing structure to any setting. Shrubs offer us many different uses such as being the foundation of a garden design and they bring...
Improving The Soil

How to Improve Soil for Gardening

You can't pick the soil you live on but that doesn't mean you can't improve your soil for happy and healthy plants all year long. The soil in your garden is alive with microorganisms that...
Composting

How to Make a Compost Pile

A compost pile can help to provide your garden with the nutrients that it needs to feed you or to enjoy the beauty of the foliage and blooms. A compost pile is an essential tool...
Container Gardening

Container Gardening Made Easy

There are many options for container gardening. For example, violas and pansies need vertical space and can grow well in containers. Plants for container gardening can vary widely in terms of size and shape. A...
Succulent Garden

Succulent Gardening in Dry Climates

These plants are native to dry climates such as cactus and aloe plants, so they will thrive in your garden or containers all year long. There are many species of succulents that are cold-hardy, drought-tolerant,...
Growing more in less space

How to Grow Lots of food in a Small Garden

There are several ways to maximize the space in a small garden and still grow a wide variety of vegetables. Growing enough fresh fruit, vegetables, and herbs in a backyard suburban garden may not seem...