We all know that plant markers are essential to keeping your sanity in the garden, but who says they have to be boring? Check out this list of creative plant marker ideas and get inspired in your garden!
Greenhouses make everyone feel like a better gardener and thriftier master of the yard. Not only that, but they help our plants grow and stay healthy longer, even when the weather outside isn’t the best. Here are some cheap, easy, quick, and/or fun ideas for your own backyard greenhouse.
Whether in our wallets or in our backyards, it’s always nice to see a little green. With these great planter ideas, you can have both! Use one or more of these ideas to bring your yard or patio to life while not having to break the bank!
Trough or container gardening is a good way to add some green to small spaces and throughout your home environment. Container gardening differs from plot gardening in some important ways, so check out this list to get the basics:
Time to start a vegetable garden–everyone else is doing it! While the task may seem daunting, it is probably easier than you think, and can be very rewarding and cost-effective. Before you buy seeds and grab your shovel, check out these beginner’s tips for food gardening:
Let’s face it: gardening can be hard and tiresome work. While we all love beautiful flowers and delicious homegrown fruits and vegetables, it’s sometimes too difficult to get down on our hands and knees and take care of those plants! While they won’t take all the hard work out of gardening, here are 22 ideas
Before you yell “Ew!” and run away, give some bugs a second look! These 10 bugs are good for your greens, also known as “beneficials,” and can be used in place of harmful pesticides. Check out this list of your greatest allies in the garden:
For the beginning gardener, for the apartment gardener, for the I’ve-killed-everything-I’ve-tried-to-grow gardener, HERB gardens are a good way to get that thumb turnin’ green. Like many things in life, sometimes it’s best to start small. Herbs can be grown in a variety of ways, to fit your space and situation. Here are a few great
Looking for some gardening inspiration? Check out these recommended gardening blogs: 1. A Way to Garden 2. Garden Rant 3. Fine Gardening 4. Cold Climate Gardening 5. Garden Therapy 6. Your Small Kitchen Garden 7. An Artist’s Garden 8. How Does Our Garden Grow 9. Garden Delights 10. The Occasional Gardener 11. A Nest for