Grow Chives Indoors

A common item for many gardeners to grow in their home is herbs. Herbs serve a dual purpose of being both beautiful additions to your home, while also being useful in the kitchen. One of the most popular and easy to grow herbs is chives! Growing chives indoors is an excellent choice as they are […]

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Natural Pesticides

Whether you’re growing your plants indoors or outdoors there’s no escaping pests and bugs. Dealing with bugs and pests is the bane of many gardeners, and once some have taken hold it can be difficult to remove them. There are a ton of commercial products for this purpose, but many of them have harmful chemicals […]

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Guide To Soil

One of the most important pieces of any good garden is the soil. Good soil is essential to healthy plants, and using poor soil is a quick way to kill your garden. Soil is afterall, where plants get all their nutrients. Today we’ll look at what makes up soil, and how you can tell where […]

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Prepare Your Garden For Summer

With summer (hopefully) right around the corner it’s time to start thinking about sprucing up our lawns and gardens. It can be tempting to want to jump in and get planting, but there’s some important cleanup work to do in order to get your garden in tip top shape. Today, I want to look at […]

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Gardening Tips For Beginners

Gardening is a wonderful hobby that is both fun and delicious, but can be intimidating to newcomers. Many people get the thought of dead plants in their head, and shy away from this relaxing pastime. Fortunately, gardening doesn’t have to be hard, and is accessible to anyone in any climate. Today we’ll look at 5 […]

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Best Plants To Grow For Drink Lovers

Wether you enjoy alcoholic beverages or something milder like tea, many plants work to enhance the flavor of your drink. Growing plants for this purpose can really work to enhance the taste of your drinks; nothing beats the taste of a fresh herb. Today, we’re going to look at the best plants to grow for […]

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Pest Repelling Plants

With summer approaching thoughts turn to outdoor barbecues and get togethers. With that though comes the dreaded bugs that invade and cause problems for all your guests. The mosquito is probably the ones that comes to mind first for most people, but there are a number of other pesky bugs to deal with like flies […]

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Cacti and Succulents

Adding a little greenery to your home is a great way to spruce it up and make it look a bit more lively. A simple plant here and there can do wonders for the looks! However, not everyone has the time or desire to take care of a large garden, but they may still want the […]

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Vegetables You Can Grow Indoors

With the temperature rapidly dropping it’s easy to see that winter is right around the corner. With that comes the loss of fertile ground to garden with. If like me, you live in a harsh weather state, it can really put a damper on your gardening plans. Fear not though! With a little bit of […]

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Growing Cilantro Indoors

A delightfully fragrant herb, cilantro is a bit of a challenge to grow indoors but well worth the effort. Being a mainstay in cuisines the world over, having fresh cilantro on hand definitely helps add some variety to your cooking. Today will look at helpful tips for growing cilantro indoors, and tips to successfully growing this delicious herb! Choosing […]

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