5 Easy Steps to an Old Fashioned Cottage Garden

Cottage garden style is a casual, colorful, easy, beautiful and cheerful celebration of flowers and herbs. I started small and continued to add to my garden. It is much less overwhelming to do ‘baby steps’, rather than to craft a large garden all at once. To reduce the amount of[…]

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3 Tips For Planting Vegetables Close Together

Planting vegetables close to each other provides you the best utilization of the plant space thus maximizing any available vacant area for increase in your production. Although it’s more productive to plant vegetables close to each other, you’ve to study well the growth requirement of each plant, space utilization and[…]

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3 Ways Gardening Can Make You Healthy

Gardening was the first thing invented by man, that I think started civilization. Before man started to grow his own food, he had to live in small groups of hunter gatherer tribes. Not until food could be harvested in a communal way could cities or states come about. Too many[…]

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1000 Watt HPS Grow Light – The Benefits of an HID System

Choosing the right lighting systems is one of the most important decisions a person can make when attempting to grow a garden indoors. In fact, the right grow light system can make or break the entire gardening experience. Some of the most popular types of systems are built around a[…]

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5 Benefits Of Worm Farming

1. Worm farming is great for the environment. It is something that gives back to nature and does not take anything away. Many people farm worms just for this reason alone. We are in a time where everyone wants to go green, and this is one great way to go[…]

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5 Cardinal Rules of Culinary Gardens

Cook up something great – herbs every gourmet needs Why look any farther for fresh flavors than your very own garden? A culinary garden can be the ultimate inspiration for budding cooks and gourmet chefs alike. Like any recipe, start your kitchen garden with the basics. Think light, placement, planning.[…]

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5 Household Items That Can Be Reused In the Garden

Landfills are filling up and prices on everything are escalating. You can do a few small things to help keep things out of the landfills and reduce your cost of gardening. You can save money and reduce landfill waste by taking some common household items and finding alternative uses for[…]

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17 Essential Gardening Tasks for Summer

With June almost over, now is the time to prepare for the gardening tasks which face us this summer – and whilst you may think a lot of the hard work in terms of planting and preparation has already been done during Spring, you’ll be surprised at how much there[…]

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