Gardening : Home & Garden
Fresh herb plants give you the gift of culinary genius: sprinkle a few minced basil leaves in your spaghetti sauce, dash some cilantro over a pizza or bowl of stir-fry, or add fresh mint to your cup of tea. Fresh herb plants are rewarding for the palate and they look perky in a row on the windowsill
Pyracantha, or firethorn, is an attractive addition to the garden with its glossy-green leaves and fall berries. Firethorn is a large evergreen shrub that can grow to 10 feet tall and 12 feet wide. It produces white flowers in the spring and is a rather unruly shrub that doesn't necessarily require
So many of us live comfortable lives and think it will never change much, so who needs to have a food garden? The supermarkets are there when we need fresh or even canned or bottled food, even though prices are going up. Sure it's not ideal what's in some of them, and who knows how they ar
Good landscaping consists of strategic use of softscapes like trees, shrubs, flowers and grass, as well as hardscapes such as walkways, driveways, patios and edging. With the wide range of edging materials that are available, choosing the right type for your landscape design can be confusing. Paver
When you are starting out the lawn, you normally do not anticipate the amount of dedication that you might need to make a great lawn. With time however, you come to learn that you need to water your lawn, spread fertilizer on the and even mulch them.
Deer food plots provide supplemental nutrition for deer during harsh winters and attract deer to your property for hunting. If you live in a suburb where deer trek through on a regular basis, they can damage gardens and landscaping with their grazing and rutting. Providing a small deer food plot awa
Not all gardens (whether it's a flower or herb garden) can be left satisfied with what they already have, especially when it comes to vegetable gardens. Sure they have soil, some water for moisture, and a bit of nourishment that they get under the ground. But did you know that your garden could
This is the aspect of gardening that the majority of people dislike the most. However, this is usually because they leave it much too late and by the time they do make the time for it, the beds are infested with weeds and it becomes an uphill battle to clear them.
People with vegetable gardens are always looking for ways to give their gardens a boost, especially in the early summer when everything is blooming and greening up. Going organic is very popular and economical as well as one of the best things that can be done for your garden.
Growing tomatoes in your garden is a wise choice you should undertake to produce your own organic vegetables and providing you a safe and reliable tomatoes in your kitchen. And you can only attain this by making your own homemade insecticides which is safe for your family. There are lots of natural
If you would like to add some beauty to the fences or exterior walls of your home, you may want to consider vertical gardens. This unique gardening technique uses the help of vine flowers and plants to grow upwards making them the perfect vertical gardens. With a vertical garden, you can choose from
Trillium ise Ohio's official state wildflower.red trillium image by rikkidegraz from Fotolia.comThe midwestern U.S. state of Ohio is home to myriad native wildflowers that grow in many of its state parks, such as Hocking Hills and Salt Fork. Many of the Buckeye state's plants produce...
Many people in the world today are looking for ways to have a perfect yard. While watering, cutting, and fertilizing are all great ways to get that perfect yard, there is something else you can ...
Spring has crept and surprised you. You may have thought that all the yard work you did last fall would pay off this spring but you might be mistaken. If you really thought that, it ...