5 Of The [BEST NATURAL] Tomato Fertilizers!

Have you ever tried using natural tomato fertilizers to grow you tomato crop? Let's face it... Tomatoes are undoubtedly the most popular plant grown in many home vegetable gardens. They are hardy … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Control And Get Rid Of Wasps Naturally

Because of changes in climate, insects such as wasps are multiplying rapidly, which makes the need to get rid of wasp a more common occurrance. When there are few (or no) freezes through the winter … [Read more...]

How To Make A Container Water Garden For Your Deck

The sound of water adds some much to a landscape design. Even a small pond on a small patio makes the whole space more tranquil. It can be a simple bubbling fountain and water features can be made out … [Read more...]

12 Companion Plants To Grow With Your Tomatoes

Some people believe in tomato companion plants and others think it is some old wives tale. Growing friendly plants together is said to help growth, produce more flavor and protect plants from … [Read more...]

6 Awesome Patio Floor Ideas [Flooring Options]

Is your backyard patio floor looking dull, boring, and lacking impact? In need of some great ideas to catapult your outdoor space into another world? But wonder if you can DIY or need to call the … [Read more...]

SPIDER PLANT: How To Care For The Chlorophytum Comosum

The Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum) is a popular, familiar plant because it is a practically foolproof choice for novice gardeners. These tough little houseplants are not just easy to take care … [Read more...]

How To Make Tough Lightweight Homegrown Hypertufa Pots

In the early part of the 20th century, horticulturists discovered a natural porous rock called tufa. Due to its high limestone content, Alpine plants grew very well in tufa containers with good … [Read more...]

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...]