Planting Garlic In The Fall For A Summer Harvest

Anyone with an outside garden can plant fruits and vegetables that will be ready to grow the following spring. Another great option is to start planting garlic in the fall which will be ready to harvest in the summer. A few garlic bulbs are all you need for this task. One important thing to know … [Read more...]

Succession Planting Tips To Maximize Your Harvest

Do you want to get the most out of your garden each year? The best way to maximize your harvest is to use succession planting. This is a process where you always have crops that are ready to harvest. If you want your garden to produce throughout the year, then succession planting tips are … [Read more...]

Companion Planting In The Garden

Do you have problems with a lot of insects in your garden and do not want to use a chemical treatment? There is a really effective¬†method that organic gardeners can use for simple insect control. This method is known as companion planting and is really easy to do with a little research. The key … [Read more...]

How To Plant Store Bought Ginger Root

Many people may not be aware that a lot of greens and roots purchased at the store can be planted. This is a great way to grow a new plant without having to start from seeds. One type of root that is used in a lot of homemade remedies is ginger, and you can easily plant store bought ginger root at … [Read more...]

All Natural Fertilizer Alpaca Bean Tea

The use of natural fertilizers is a better option for a garden than chemical based fertilizer. The reason is natural fertilizers are better for both people and animals. One option for natural fertilizer is to apply the manure from cows. Another option is to use compost. If you are planting seedlings … [Read more...]

Free Printable Planting Calendar

Keeping track of how a garden needs to be set up at the start of spring can be a challenge if you are not using the proper documentation. This may include notes that have been prepared the previous season¬†to a diary used to record important planting dates and other information. Because organization … [Read more...]

Planting Bare Root Trees And Shrubs

Most trees and shrubs that are available to purchase at a local nursery are potted and ready to plant in a residential landscape. However, various shrubs and trees purchased online will usually have bare roots. Bare root means the roots are not covered in soil when shipped. Any bare root trees you … [Read more...]