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Organic Weed Killers For Your Garden

Organic Weed Killers For Your Garden

As more of the world wakes up the virtues of going organic and eschewing the chemical in favor of the natural, organic weed killers also make it possible for us to limit the pollution of the earth. We are becoming more aware now of how chemicals are toxic for not just the earth but eventually […]

Squash - A Trusted Friend In Your Organic Garden

Squash – A Trusted Friend In Your Organic Garden

In case you want to have summer squash in your garden, here are few tips how to plant the squash. Usually the squash comes with two sorts – winter and summer squash but there is no taste difference between them. Go for summer squash, for it produces from early summer until November. Don’t forget that […]

The Right Steps To Grow Tomatoes Indoors

The Right Steps To Grow Tomatoes Indoors

In case you want to grow tomatoes indoors, there are several tips how to do it so you will achieve growing healthy and tasty tomatoes. The first step is to choose the seeds carefully. The universal choice for growing tomatoes indoors is to choose bushy tomatoes or tomato sweetheart that is easily to grow. Another […]

Container Gardening Tips And Tricks - Part 2

Container Gardening Tips And Tricks – Part 2

In part one of this post we saw the kinds of plant selection, and tips for drainage of your container garden. Here are some more tips for your container garden: Use the right kind of soil: it is important to use potting soil and not just any garden soil. The soil should be well draining, […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Buy Organic Vegetables

3 Reasons Why You Should Buy Organic Vegetables

The people’s awareness towards a healthier lifestyle and healthier food options is slowly growing in number. They realized that the key to a healthy and long life is by following a healthy lifestyle and consuming healthy foods such as organic vegetables. The term organic vegetables often speaks for itself, which means that crops are naturally […]

Raspberries - A Scented Delight You Can Have In Your Garden

Raspberries – A Scented Delight You Can Have In Your Garden

Growing raspberries is actually easy and you can enjoy this fruits anytime you want. The gardeners with experience in this matter are recommending several steps for growing healthy raspberries. When you are choosing what kind of raspberries you want to grow, make sure they are right species that will be able to grow well on […]

Dealing With The Dreaded Termite In Your Garden

Dealing With The Dreaded Termite In Your Garden

The termite colony that lives in your garden is not necessarily a pest, and is not always to be viewed as a threat to be removed. The fact is that termites do perform certain important functions in your garden; that of turning over the soil, helping with decomposition and recycling of natural waste. However, they […]

How To Choose The Right Perennials For Your Garden?

How To Choose The Right Perennials For Your Garden?

Choosing the right perennials for your garden requires few criteria, which you need to follow so to provide healthy growth of your plants. Before buying the perennials, you should consider the soil of your garden. Some perennials require specific soil, others grow with special fertilizers. In case you have moss and germinating weed seeds, you […]

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A Garden Bejeweled By Butterfly Wings

Any gardener will tell you that butterflies are not only beautiful creatures, they are useful and actually attracting those means you will need to help the pollinating process of your plants. Here are few steps how to attract the butterflies in your own garden. One of the most important things you need to know is […]

Container Gardening Tips and Tricks - Part 1

Container Gardening Tips and Tricks – Part 1

One of our readers expressed the desire to know more about container gardening, so here are some more tips and tricks that can be used for successful container gardening: Plant Selection: The plants that are going to comprise your container garden should ideally be the same size and proportion so as to appear uniform and […]