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10 Things to Do in Your Garden in May

No matter where you live, May is a busy time in the garden. No matter what your gardening interest/obsession—vegetables, flowers, roses, shrubs, and trees—it’s time to don your work gloves and dig in. 1. Decorate with Hanging Baskets Brighten porches, patios, and pergolas with a generous helping of flowering hanging baskets. Filled to the brim […]

What Every Gardener Should Know About Mulching

Adding mulch to your garden is one of the best things you can do for healthy soil—here are 6 ways to do it right.The best time-saving measure a gardener can take is applying mulch. This goes for everywhere from vegetable gardens to flower beds. Mulched gardens are healthier, have fewer weeds, and are more drought-resistant […]

HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR GARDEN SOIL WITH EVERYDAY INGREDIENTS

A compost heap is a great way to recycle kitchen waste and improve your garden soil for free. However not everyone has the space needed and depending on where you live, you may want to deter any unwanted furry visitors. It’s not always necessary to compost kitchen waste before adding it to your soil. So […]

TOP 5 ANNUALS FOR INSTANT BEAUTY

Dreaming of color and no more snow in April? Plant carefree flowering annuals for a low-maintenance garden. They’re easy to take care of, making them a great choice for busy lifestyles. Plenty of options come as ready-made planters with one flowering annual variety or several. If you are feeling creative, just choose your favorite flowering annuals from […]

Easter Flowers

Easter is a joyous holiday celebrated in the spring to honor the resurrection of Christ. Easter flowers are often a central theme to religious celebrations, but are also part of secular Easter festivities. Whether you wish to present traditional flowers that symbolize the death and resurrection of  Christ or simply want to brighten the holidays, understanding […]

10 Amazing Ways To Use Vinegar in the Garden

There’s a handy ingredient probably sitting in your pantry just waiting to provide an array of super benefits: vinegar. You likely know that this handy ingredient works wonders for cleaning inside the home, and that this acidic ingredient is good at eliminating odors. But did you know you can safely use this ingredient in the […]