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Three Organic Fertilizers That Work

Three Organic Fertilizers That Work

Organic fertilizer is wonderful and can be inexpensive; even homemade. No chemicals or artificial ingredients needed. In the photo to the left you see one of my flagstone walkways with a happy container of...

What Is Your Side Yard View?

What Is Your Side Yard View?

One of the most neglected areas of the average homeowners lawn is the side yard. Frequently home to weedy patches, garbage cans, and long stretches of grass, I decided my side yard needed a...

How To Plant Annuals More Sustainably In 3 Steps

How To Plant Annuals More Sustainably In 3 Steps

Gardening more sustainably begins with utilizing less water. Planting annuals in the soil can be done more sustainably by using a couple techniques described below. #1 – Prepare the soil. Add composted manure, compost,...

Shade Garden Flower Combinations That Snap

Shade Garden Flower Combinations That Snap

This snappy combination is working for my front shade garden; Impatiens – ‘Expo Orange’, Hakonechloa Aureola – ‘Golden Hokone Grass’, Geranium ‘Jolly Bee’, and Heuchera ‘Palace Purple’. While the color combination of orange, chartreuse,...

First Zucchini Of The 2010 Season – ROCK ON!

First Zucchini Of The 2010 Season – ROCK ON!

My incredible Burpee Home Gardens Golden Zucchini Plants are now exploding with zucchini – here’s my first baby of the year – wahoo! Bring on the zucchini bread! – Burpee Home Gardens supplied the...