Five Simple Ways to Improve Soil Quality

Five Simple Ways to Improve Soil Quality

Do you have a green thumb? Do you wish you had one so that you can improve your outdoor living space? Having a green thumb is a gift and not all of us have it. But that doesn’t mean you can’t be successful in keeping your plants alive and thriving. Help your plants achieve optimal growth by improving your soil quality. How are you supposed to do that? Simple,...
Creating an English Garden

Creating an English Garden

How to create English Garden When I first pitched the idea of an English garden, or cottage garden, to my husband, Nico, he asked, "How will we mow the lawn?" "There won't be a lawn," I replied. He looked at me like I was an alien with six heads. I explained that an English garden or cottage garden is a garden where the plants are grouped so close together that they crowd...
Pest free garden

Gardening Tips to Avoid Fungus During Summer: 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 ornamental plants. But there are ways that you can diminish your risk of garden fungus problems. Avoid Watering in the Evening During summertime, you can have elevated levels of humidity, which could lead to many problems in your...
Green Gardening Tips: Green Living Tips for the Outdoors

Green Gardening Tips: Green Living Tips for the Outdoors

Green Gardening Tips: Green Living Tips for the Outdoors Gardens are not automatically green. To the contrary, a person who makes a commitment to green living has to put some thought and effort into keeping his garden green. Fortunately, green gardening can start with little green living tips that make a big difference for the environment. Natural Gardening One of the most important green gardening tips involves the use of chemicals. People...
Gardening Ideas for Balcony - Tips for Beautiful Balcony Garden

Tips for Beautiful Balcony Garden

No Backyard, No Problem: 7 Tips for Beautiful Balcony Garden When all the life problems get to us, we always escape back to the nature in search for recovery. Therefore, it can be said that nature has incredibly healing and relaxing effects on our bodies and minds. In order to bring a piece of nature to their home, people make gardens. You spent your all day in the heavy aired...
How to Store Fresh Herbs?

Growing Your Own Herbs – No Garden? No Problem!

With the local food movement pushing its way to the forefront, growing your own fresh consumables is as good as it gets. In fact, an increasing number of both rural and urban chefs are choosing to use local or home-grown ingredients. However, when you aren’t blessed with your own little piece of earth it can seen daunting. While certain crops require deeper or larger areas of soil, others will yield...
garden edging

Top 8 Best Garden Edging Tips

If you’re into gardening, whether you’re new at it or a seasoned gardener, then you have probably heard of garden edging. Whether you have or have not, however, it’s an important skill to have.  This technique can make your garden look so much better. But, of course, you first have to know how to do it and what it’s all about. Understanding Garden Edging “Edging” may sound like a fancy term, especially to those...
10 Signs Your Garden Needs An Arborist

10 Signs Your Garden Needs An Arborist

10 Signs Your Garden Needs An Arborist Trees are a glorious thing to look at, to marvel at, when they are healthy and thriving. However, as they are a living, breathing thing - they grow old and eventually start to get weak. In addition to these sad and unfortunate truths, the health of trees can also be affected by harsh weather conditions, such as strong winds and storms. However, as sad...

How To Make An Eco-Friendly Backyard

How To Make An Eco-Friendly Backyard Spring is just around the corner and that makes this the perfect time to start planning the new look for your backyard. While you're at it, why not do it in an eco-friendly way and help keep our planet clean and healthy. Go through these tips to ensure you are taking the right steps to give your outdoor area a stunning new look in...
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 Tips If you’ve been hesitant to start a garden, worried about committing to what looks like a time demanding, labor intensive project, this article can show you the basics. The key to manageable and enjoyable gardening is to keep it small and simple. Bigger is Not Necessarily Better If you are new to gardening, be sure to start with a small garden plot....