How to identify poison ivy and distinguish it from other, similar plants in the woods. Poison ivy images and description, along with examples of mimic plants. This article also includes prevention tips and treatment options, including natural remedies.
If grow petunias you know they get out of hand easily. This short tutorial will teach you how to prune them and keep them blooming and looking their best.
I love summer and all the color in summer flowers. The following will be 7 of the hardiest summer flowers I have grown in my flower gardens. These are easy to grow and heat and drought tolerant.
Five great brand names of lead-free made in the USA dinnerware with place settings. Dishes made in the USA, some beautifully hand-painted and hand-fired. Many colors to choose from.
Hostas have become one of the most popular shade tolerant perennials in the US. There are more than 2,500 different varieties. Find out how to plant, care for and divide your hostas.
To gardeners, whether or not to use mulch is rarely the question. How to choose the best garden mulch for your specific needs, however, can be. Using quality mulch in your garden or landscape is one of the most common ways to tidy up flower...
Had Enough?...No Longer Want To Deal With repainting your water feature every year or two? Fake rock waterfalls can look real if you learn my best trade secrets that have taken over 35 years to perfect. Photo credit Faux stain.com ...
Seed saving, cultivating cuttings and dividing plants are fun and frugal ways to fill your yard with as many plants as your heart desires. Learn the basics and garden on the cheap!
Be sure you know where you are planting foxtail fern plants so as not to conflict with other nearby plants. They are beautiful and can be lovely specimen plants.
If you are looking for a fast growing vine to cover a fence and have beautiful blossoms all summer long, the Rangoon Creeper is a good choice. The one I planted a year ago has almost covered the chain link fence I had installed in my front yard to provide a safe play yard for my Miniature...