Transplant Shock: 10 Ways To Minimize Transplanting Shock

The fun of growing vegetables, flowers, shrubs and trees from seeds and cuttings is so rewarding. But, transplant shock can take all the fun out when plants don't show the same vigor. Plants are … [Read more...]

How To Use Epsom Salt For Stump Removal

Epsom Salt has many uses besides making baths more relaxing and healthy for your skin and body. Epsom salts are also used for growing sweeter tomatoes and helping roses have brighter blooms. It's a … [Read more...]

How To Use Gabion Baskets, Walls and Fences In The Garden

Have you ever heard of gabion baskets? Maybe not heard of them, but seen them. We frequently see them used in commercial and industrial landscaping to build retaining walls and create a very … [Read more...]

10 Proven Uses for Epsom Salt In The Garden

Epsom salt has long been a favorite for many gardeners and for some it is a best friend. With the push towards more “green living” and organic gardening, epsom salt has been growing in popularity. … [Read more...]

13 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

Love being outdoors but sick of those annoying blood-sucking mosquitoes? Put down the sprays and nets, here are thirteen different plants you can grow that’ll help keep the mosquitoes away. Bug … [Read more...]

30 + Greenhouses Made From Old Windows and Doors

Are you missing out on the fun of greenhouse gardening - growing anything you like, from annuals to orchids, all year 'round - because you fear the cost? Or because you think it would take more … [Read more...]

How To Make The Ultimate Compost Bin And Composting Benefits

The compost bin plays a part in today's economy, as many people embrace greener living. With so many options available, anyone can do composting. Regardless of whether or not you're in a house or an … [Read more...]

Banana Plant: How To Grow And Care For Banana Trees

If you want a-tropical look in your garden almost anywhere, give a cold hardy banana plant a try. Banana trees, the genus Musa, a rugged choice that grows well and will over winter in USDA plant … [Read more...]

How To Make Fake Landscape Rocks and Boulders

Landscaping is great.. when you see what a professional can bring to the landscape... it's even better. However, not everyone can afford, to spend thousands on a professional landscaper for your … [Read more...]

Using Glass Bottles In The Garden

What can you do with wine, liquor and beer bottles in the garden? Maybe you are like me who stores them up and waits for the day to finally dispose of them. But, after seeing this project I won't … [Read more...]