Indoor Winter Garden

With winter coming up quickly it’s time to start putting more focus on our indoor garden. While we’re growing indoors year round, this is the perfect time to evaluate and highlight some of our favorites. Today I want to do exactly that, and take a look at 3 different plants I’m excited to be growing […]

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Growing Bonsai Trees

Bonsai trees overall symbolism represents life. This symbolism comes from the trees always being in constant balance, whether you have one tree, or 10 trees, they are always in harmony. The growing of these trees is an ancient tradition. Originating in China, then moving through Japan, the meaning of bonsai is literally “potted plant”. These […]

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Common Gardening Mistakes

Gardening is a fun and rewarding hobby to begin, but comes with some important things to keep in mind. There are a lot of potential pitfalls that one can fall into, ranging from annoying to some that can outright kill your plant. I’ve personally made mistakes in the garden, and hope to spread a bit of […]

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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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