Going To Garden Heaven In A Hand Basket

shutterstock_3562270

Many people dread the winter months. The days are shorter and the nights are colder, but that doesn't mean you can't add a little color and flavor! Even when the natural climate is unkind to backyard gardens, there are plenty of options for growing herbs, flowers, and even vegetables inside the home. As an added bonus, potting plants offers a unique opportunity for artistic … [Read more...]

How-to Grow Sunflower Seeds by Linda Bailey

Sunflower Single Flower Petals Photograph Close Up

Advice on Growing Sunflower Seeds, in a few Quick Steps, by Mrs. Linda Bailey! I love the look of sunflowers growing in my garden, but I love the taste of their seeds even more!   However I have had problems in the past with harvesting my sunflower seeds. I live in a very hot and humid climate, so mold is a definite problem. Birds and other animals … [Read more...]

The Principles of AeroPonics Gardening

How to AeroPonics Gardening Principles

Aeroponics gardening can be defined as the process of cultivating crops and plants in an air or mist environment, with vaporized nutrients and without using soil. In aeroponics gardening, crops and plants can be raised and harvested indoors, in contrast to seasonally dependent traditional gardens that often require large amounts of land. Aeroponic systems use water to … [Read more...]

How to Shop for Garden Containers

Garden Supplies and Accessories Indoors

If you are new to gardening and or containers, you may be at a loss about how to shop for garden containers. After all, there are literally thousands of options out there, from your basic small tub planters to large copper varieties and everything in between! Before you go shopping for new garden containers there are a few things you may want to … [Read more...]