5 Clever Borax Uses In Your Garden

Boron is a mineral salt with acidic properties. It is naturally occurring, and it is the only ingredient in Borax. This product has been around for ages, but borax uses go beyond its excellent … [Read more...]

How To Control The Caterpillars Eating Your Garden

Caterpillars represent the immature (larval) life-stage of moths and butterflies. Of course, butterflies are very desirable, beneficial insects and we don't want to kill butterfly caterpillars. The … [Read more...]

Easy Care Pothos Plant

The Pothos – Jade Pothos, Golden Pothos and Marble Queen Pothos lead the way in houseplants. In fact, the Pothos is one of the - "Best indoor plants for clean air." So many people care for this … [Read more...]

How To Grow Your Own Coffee Plant

Coffee plants - Coffea arabica, it's been a trading commodity for centuries and grown in Europe since the 1700's. Glossy, dark green, 4-5 inch leaves, dress this upright grower. With good care … [Read more...]

Growing Russian Sage Plants: How To Care For Perovskia

Russian Sage (aka Perovskia atriplicifolia) is a beautiful and useful herb. As the name implies, it is similar to the culinary sage in scent and appearance and shares some uses. Like many herbs, it … [Read more...]

Green Lacewings: How To Use Them For Garden Pest Control

Green lacewings are small, delicate insects and members of the group of insects termed as "net-winged." There are many different species of these dainty green creatures which you'll find in all … [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...]

Peat Pots And Alternatives: Everything You Need To Know To Grow

Peat pots have been a handy standby for gardeners for many, many decades. What is a peat pot? They are biodegradable pots made from peat moss that has been combined with shredded wood fibers and … [Read more...]

Cactus Potting Soil: How To Make The Best Soil For Succulents

Growing and propagating your own cactus and succulent plants is a very rewarding process. There's a lot to love about cactus and succulents - they have an unusual and diverse range of growth … [Read more...]

Tips On Buying The Best Lawn Fertilizer Spreader For Your Home

Summary: Fertilizer spreaders make the application of spreading lawn fertilizer much easier, faster and uniform - uniformity is vital. There are four basic types of fertilizer applicators/spreaders, … [Read more...]