How to grow plants of all kinds from seed by using pre-treatments such as cold treatment to ensure your seeds germinate and grow.
Giant hogweed: dangerous or acceptable? I think it's both. It's beautiful, but you certainly have to handle it with care. It's an invasive plant which spreads rapidly, so you have to control it.
Add cool sophistication to your garden with these easy-to-grow silver perennials.
An introduction to the Japanese Gardens in County Kildare, Ireland. Designed over a hundred years ago, these beautiful gardens, said to be the best in Europe, are part of The Irish National Stud.
Ideas for tall flowering plants for the garden, with photos. Tall flowering plants are an essential element in some styles of gardening and for adding height and colour to the flower border.
Plantain has all of the health benefits of spinach. Use it on mosquito bites and the itch will go right away.
Few people realize what kind of opportunity lawn cutting presents for those who wish to meditate. The actual Zen and being "in the moment" for this is a semi spiritual treat that we get to engage in any time the grass gets too long. If you are new to lawn cutting or if you are a Jedi master of...
Growing your own poppies from seed will provide your garden with the most gorgeous display of colors and brighten up your flower border, year after year. While some poppy seeds are annual, many happily self-seed and return without any bidding. Yet others are perennial and will come up in the same...
I wasn't all that good with house plants and hastened a few along to an early demise until I moved to this one apartment building and my upstairs neighbor gave me a piece of their aloe vera. Their aloe plant was enormous, and looked like it was on...
The uses of coconut trees are many including uses for its fruit, trunk, leaves and more. Coconuts are exotic, edible fruits produced in coconut trees. The coconut tree is a kind of palm tree with a single trunk and has been used for many purposes since prehistoric times.