Gardening : Home & Garden
Rocks and other objects embedded in the ground can make working the soil difficult in an area you wish to garden. According to Colorado State University Extension, removing rocks from a garden next to a house has the additional benefit of eliminating habitat for creepy crawlies such as spiders. Gett
Native to North Africa and the Mediterranean, snapdragons are well-known and loved in the United States for their upright spikes of intricate and brightly-colored flowers. Growing 1 to 3 feet tall, snapdragons come in a rainbow of shades. Snapdragons are tender perennials, able to withstand a light
A water well is sometimes a required element of a remote setup, especially if you live far from any options for connecting to the standard water supply. And yet, at some points it can seem like an impossible task to design and set one up in time if you don't have access to any specialized resou
Has that majestic tree, the one you are so fond of, reached up to the power lines and is it posing a serious threat?
Greenhouses can be a valuable tool for growing plants. Home growers who want to grow warm-weather crops in areas that get cold temperatures, and people who seek to grow fruit, vegetables and flowers year-round, use greenhouses to control growing conditions. An important aspect of greenhouse growing
IntroductionVarying shades of greenLeaves, plants and grass might vary in shades of green, but their color comes from the same place: chlorophyll. All higher plants are green when they produce chlorophyll, which is used to convert the sun's energy into a form plants can use. Chlorophyll...
The history of the cultivation and appreciation of the bonsai plant is a very long one. The material used is almost boundless as to variety of plants and is no longer limited to the woody kinds only. Read this article to learn how the old-timers worked with bonsai.
DIY Aquaponic plans are a firm foundation for any successful business venture. The size and scope of these plans can serve the needs you have planned for from feeding your family to creating a successful business.
It is not difficult to get your hydroponic system set up. Most of the Hydroponic Gardening guides for beginners include a section on build-it-yourself hydroponic system. They provide a parts list, a t
Voles are small rodents, also known as field mice, that are known to gnaw and eat away at bulbs, often damaging or killing the plants in the process. While daffodil bulbs are bitter and taste bad to voles, if they are desperate enough, they may just eat your daffodil bulbs anyway. Several prevention
Kettles are one of the basic household products that you must have in your house. Without them it will not be good for you to serve tea and coffee to your guests. Different models of ...
Never fear though, you don't need it all, even though the salesman may tell you that you do. Most gardeners can get by with just a few basic tools when it comes to developing and ...