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 Brighter, More Beautiful Roses

Using Epsom salt for roses has long been a best friend and an excellent supplement for rose growers! While blooming, roses can suffer from a lack of magnesium causing a magnesium deficiency. Using … [Read more...]

How To Use Epsom Salt For Sweeter Tastier Tomatoes

You’ve probably heard of using Epsom Salts for personal hygiene. However, epsom salt and tomato plants may be something new. It's true, epsom salt can also be used in the garden! What Is Epsom … [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...]

What You Need To Know About Verticillium Wilt Of Trees & Shrubs

Many arborists are puzzled and plagued by the presence of Verticillium wilt in their woody ornamental trees and shrubs. This devastating condition is caused by two forms of soil borne fungi: … [Read more...]

7 Ways: How To Control Colorado Potato Bugs and Beetles

If you're trying to grow potatoes (or any member of the hemlock family) one of the most often encountered problems is the Colorado potato bug or beetle. Larva and adults beetles prey upon potato … [Read more...]

7 Steps For Creating A Relaxing Minimalist Garden

A minimalist garden uses a limited number of design elements. It presents a simple and uncluttered elegant, relaxing appearance. It is an excellent gardening style for seniors or people who have 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...]

How To Find The Best Fire Glass For Your Fire Pit

When selecting the perfect natural gas or propane fire pit for your patio, selecting one with a quality finish enhances the overall look. Creating an outdoor fire pit can make all the difference on … [Read more...]

Pampas Grass: How To Grow And Care For Cortaderia Selloana

Hardy Pampas Grass (Cortaderia selloana) is a rugged, tall, good-looking perennial plant. It has a lot to offer regarding both form and function. Because it grows between ten and thirteen feet tall, … [Read more...]