Tips & Tricks

Private Garden Spaces

Creating a private garden space provides you with years of enjoyment. Sometimes called garden rooms, or outdoor rooms, a private garden space is made to be private. A sanctuary you can retreat to anytime you'd like, to enjoy nature, smell the beautiful flowers growing, and simply de-stress from the everyday hustle and bustle of life. Read the rest of this entry »

Gardening Basics: Garden Zones

The most important thing to know about gardening, is which garden zone you live in. In the United States - and most parts of the rest of the world - there are garden zones assigned which make it a bit easier to know which types of flowers, plants, trees, and shrubs will grow well in your area. These zones are segregated based on the amount of heat an area gets, and when the first and last frost of each year are. Read the rest of this entry »

Gardening Tips and Ideas

Have you ever driven past someone’s home and thought how magnificent their yard looks? Perfectly manicured with incredibly gorgeous gardens – and that is just the front yard; imagine what their back yard must look like! Read the rest of this entry »

Making Dandelions Work for You

The bane of every lawn keeper, dandelions serve many culinary and medicinal purposes. Dandelions are actually grown commercially in Europe for medicinal purposes and in the United States as a leaf vegetable. Read the rest of this entry »

Composting: An Organic Gardener’s Best Friend

Organic in nature, compost is one of the best substances any gardener can use to help plants grow strong and healthy without exposing them (and the people who eat the food and handle the flowers plants grow) to chemicals present in most fertilizers and pesticides. Read the rest of this entry »