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Growing Thimbleberry Plants in the Wetland Garden

Growing Thimbleberry Plants in the Wetland Garden

The thimbleberry (Rubus parviflorus) is one of the berry bushes in the rose family. It is the cousin of the raspberry and is related...
gardening for kids

Gardening For Children: Tips For Developing This Healthy Hobby For A Lifetime

Gardening is a hobby that is jam-packed with benefits to one's health no matter the age or level of experience. This is an activity...
Composting Worms in the Garden Fresh and good soil

Composting Worms in the Garden

Most folks are probably somewhat familiar with composting worms. These guys eat up to their body weight a day in rotting organic matter and...
5 Common Insects Found in Your Garden

5 Common Insects Found in Your Garden

In a healthy garden, all animals and plants are interconnected. For example, the feeding relationships in a habitat are, in reality, much more complex...
Remove term: Easy Vegetable Garden Easy Vegetable Garden - Choose Fewer Plant Varieties

Grow an Easy Vegetable Garden: Preparing and Testing Soil, Choosing Plants, & Simple Gardening...

Preparing and Testing Soil, Choosing Plants, & Simple Gardening Tips If you’ve been hesitant to start a garden, worried about committing to what looks like...
Forest Gardening for Personal Food Security: Legacy Gardening with Food Forests

Forest Gardening for Personal Food Security: Legacy Gardening with Food Forests

The crash of the U.S. economy in 2008 marked the beginning of a long-term economic recession that some commentators predict could lead to another...
The Potager Garden: History and How-To of the Kitchen Garden

The Potager Garden: History and How-To of the Kitchen Garden

The Potager Garden The potager garden has its roots in 16th century France. The potager could be found all over the country. Wealthy chateau owners...
Remove term: Rock and Gravel Landscaping Rock and Gravel Landscaping

Rock and Gravel Landscaping for Desert Yards: How to Forego Grass and Get Creative...

Homes in the older part of metropolitan Phoenix employed traditional models for front and back yards and the canal system provided cheap irrigation for...
Inland Sea Oats

Gardening with Native Plants and Grasses: Inland Sea Oats Thrive in Shade and Dance...

Inland Sea Oats Thrive in Shade and Dance in the Wind Also known as River, Northern Sea or Indian Wood oats, Inland Sea Oats (Chasmanthium...
The parsnip, Pastinaca sativa - Gardening in Massachusetts

Vegetable Gardening in Massachusetts: Four Good Choices to Start With

Gardening in Massachusetts Getting started with vegetable gardening in Massachusetts will mean finding the garden plot, amending the soil, testing to see the pH value...