How To Care For The Cast Iron Plant: Aspidistra Elatior

The Aspidistra plant is an old-fashioned, tough, leathery foliage house plant. It is an ideal houseplant for cooler areas of your house bringing the tropics indoors In fact, the Aspidistra was a … [Read more...]

Rhapis Excelsa: The Lady Palm And Its Care

Rhapis excelsa, the Lady Palm, is grown in the garden and used indoors in a house or condo and offices around the world. Rhapis adapts to a wide range of climates, soils, and environments, making the … [Read more...]

Diatomaceous Earth: Its Benefits And How To Use It In Your Garden

Diatomaceous earth (aka: fossil shell flour or DE) is a very common product with a wide variety of uses in industry, around the house and yard. Even though you may never have heard of Diatomaceous … [Read more...]

8 Worst Of The Worst Ingredients In Processed Foods

Processed foods pack large amounts of ingredients, and some of them bring added advantages over other non-processed foods in the market. This ranges from the lengthened shelf life to their appealing … [Read more...]

Landscape Fabric: How to And Why Use It in Your Garden

Landscape fabric, also known as weed barrier fabric, weed control fabric or preen landscape fabric, is an all-purpose garden fabric used by many gardeners for weed prevention and erosion … [Read more...]

Why Do Peace Lilies Get Brown Leaves and Tips

Does your peace lily have brown tips? That question is a popular one we receive daily. It usually goes something like the one below from Sandra. Question: I have brown tips on my peace lily plant … [Read more...]

Calcium For Plants: How Important And Beneficial Is Calcium

All living things need calcium, yet even though calcium is an abundant mineral, it often comes in a form not easily absorbed by consumers. This same goes with plants. Although a bit of calcium … [Read more...]

7 Ways Prevent Your Carved & Uncarved Pumpkins From Rotting

You've carved your pumpkin masterpiece. The last thing you would want to see after carving some pumpkins in style for Halloween is the lovely carved out smiles turning into rotting grimaces. The … [Read more...]

Sago Palm Care: How To Grow And Care For Cycas Revoluta

Sago palm care is easy making sago plants an excellent plant for inexperienced gardeners. The sago palm grows primarily in the landscape across the southern states but also grown as an indoor … [Read more...]

37 Garden Edging Ideas: How To Ways For Dressing Up Your Landscape

This collection of garden edging ideas will help you define borders, highlight an area, add texture and dress up your landscape. Often overlooked, lawn and flower bed edging can play an important … [Read more...]