Gardening Blog 2018-04-12T00:50:23+00:00

Keep Your Plants Happy While You’re Away

Keep Your Plants Happy While You're Away You definitely deserve a vacation. If you're planning a trip this summer be sure not to forget your plants! Houseplants and flowerpots need regular watering especially [...]

Create an educational garden

Tips on creating an educational garden for children By R. Wayne Mezitt  We’re all becoming increasingly aware that we need to find ways to reconnect with the natural world. Understanding and appreciating nature [...]

Butterflies: The Pretty Pollinators

“The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.” – Rabindranath Tagore With bees on the decline, we need to look to other beneficial insects to flutter in and help us [...]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father's Day Gift Ideas Plant a tree with Dad! Bring home a potted fruit tree or a flowering ornamental like Dogwood and spend some time in the yard planting it together. Or [...]

Composting Basics

“Nothing is lost, everything is transformed.” – Antoine Lavoisier Whether you buy it bagged, have it delivered in bulk, or make your own, compost is one of the simplest and most cost-efficient ways to [...]

Plants for Hummingbirds

“The daily hummingbird assaults existence with improbability.” – Ursula K. Le Guin Not only captivating to look at, hummingbirds have been a favorite of gardeners for centuries for their helpful pollinating abilities. With [...]

Beneficial Insects

“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were big things.” – Robert Brault Most gardeners have become at least a little familiar with some of the helpful [...]

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