If you want to avoid using peat moss in your garden, here are some ideas for substitutes.
Here are ten great tomato varieties to grow organically in containers.
Here are tips for growing heuchera in your garden, organically.
Tips and information for growing organic bleeding hearts in your garden.
Information for growing organic daylilies in your garden.
Information for how to grow organic cosmos flowers in your garden.
Winter sowing is an easy seed starting method: No lights, no cell packs or peat pellets. It takes its cues from Mother Nature, and saves the gardener a lot of effort in the process.
Gardeners don't have to do all of the work themselves. There are several wild birds that can help control insect pests. Here are five of the best, and how to attract them to your garden.
Wondering what to plant in that shady spot in your garden? Here are a few suggestions to add color and drama to your shade garden.
Wondering when and how to prune the lilacs in your garden? Here's what you need to know.
Looking for a flowering vine to add color to a trellis or railing? Here are five beautiful ideas.
Here are three ideas for ensuring that your potted plants, whether they are indoors or out in your garden, do not dry out.
Tips and ideas for making your fall leaf clean-up more efficient, and how to put those leaves to use in your garden.
Wondering how to be more "green" when buying and growing houseplants? Here are a few tips for making your indoor garden a healthy place for both plants and people.
Here are some tips for reusing milk jugs and yogurt containers in your garden.
Here are tips for reusing some of those common items destined for the trash or recycling bin. In this article, we look at ways to use kitchen scraps, coffee cans, and plastic shopping bags in your garden.
These two homemade organic sprays have a proven track record of effectiveness when it comes to getting rid of aphids.
It's easy to make your own Bokashi composting bin. All you need are two plastic buckets and a drill. Here's how!
If you're interested in making the switch to using organic methods in your garden, you may be wondering where to start. Here are some tips for changing to organic gardening practices.
Here are some tips for growing in low tunnels, which allows you to extend your vegetable gardening season.
If you love to cook, here are some ideas for what you may want to grow in your vegetable garden.
A bountiful harvest is a wonderful thing, but how do you store your excess root veggies so they don't go bad? Here are some tips for the best way to store carrots, beets, parsnips and other popular root vegetables.
There are many reasons to make a raised bed garden, from poor soil to a desire to extend your growing season. This article will explain the advantages of raised beds, and tell you how to make one.
Here are tips to keep in mind when you're ready to plan your next garden.
Like any plant, weeds grow better in certain types of soil. By paying attention to which weeds seem to thrive in your garden, you can learn a bit about your soil's health and what you can do to improve it.