Home Gardening Tutorials

Gardening Tutorials

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...
plants to de-stress - Quartz Burgundy Verbena

10 best plants to de-stress and purify the air in your home or office

A Little Green Goes a Long Way: Plants to de-stressYour Office When it comes to making an office space your own, there are lots of...
Growing Cannas

Growing Cannas: Growing Beautiful, Tropical Cannas

I first came across, and grew, cannas (Canna generalis) in the Midwest. Originally there was only the common red canna. This may be the...
mulch materials and reduce weeds

Mulch Mulch and More Mulch: Mulch your garden to reduce weeds and other problems

Mulching the garden is the final project to be completed after the planting is done. Placing a three to four inch deep layer of...
How to Grow Garlic

How to Grow Garlic: Tips for Planting, Harvesting, Tending, and Curing

Garlic is a member of the allium family, which includes leeks and onions. It is easy to grow and tends to be fairly disease-...
How to Grow Mushrooms

How to Grow Mushrooms in Your Garden and Home

How to Efficiently Grow Mushrooms in Your Garden Growing mushrooms often sounds unappealing and time consuming especially considering you didn’t preplan space for it in...
Homemade Organic Pesticides

Best Homemade Organic Pesticides

I think you don't need to be introduced to pesticides. Billions spent using them, billions spent to fight against them, and a billion conversations...
Perennial Crops

Planning for Perennial Crops – Fruiting Bushes: Guidelines for Success in Planting Shrubs and...

Not only do fruiting bushes provide delicious food to eat, but many of them offer ornamental beauty as well when they're laden with berries....
Make Basic Potting Soil

Planting Basics: Make Basic Potting Soil for Indoor Gardening

Planting Basics: Make Basic Potting Soil SOIL I was chugging along, putting together an article about the basics of planting plants, specifically woody plants, because that's...
Pest free garden

Gardening Tips to Avoid Fungus During Summer: Pest free garden

Garden Control of fungus pests can be one of the most frustrating aspects of gardening. Fungus can infect your garden turf, fruit trees, and...