A gazebo is a wonderful garden structure, often built with eight sides, and used as a shade pavilion. You can plant around it to make it match any garden style, light it up at light to make it glow, draw paths to it from anywhere in the landscape and use it for multiple practical purposes. Here is
Quick to mature and resistant to pests, radishes are some of the easiest garden vegetables to grow. The tasty roots are somewhat picky about the conditions in which they develop, however, and understanding the factors affecting the plants at each stage of their growth can make producing a healthy cr
If you live in a cooler climate with a short growing season or you simply want to get a jump on your spring planting, you can grow seeds indoors. Seeds may be started indoors by using paper cups filled with potting soil or peat moss as tiny planters. When the plants that you grow in the cups have be
Wooden lawn decorations are a way for homeowners to express their personality and style publicly. Although many people will think of the traditional black silhouette yard decorations or the humorous gardener-bending-over yard art, wood lawn decorations can be anything the artist can imagine. With a
Whether the occasion is a birthday, secretaries day, mothers day, fathers day or the holidays (Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa) bonsai trees make great gifts. Bonsai trees are a perfect gift for any loved one born with or without a green thumb. If you know someone special who loves and takes delight
If you have been considering rose gardening but are somewhat concerned about your ability to grow roses, don't worry!If you choose an appropriate variety of rose for your growing area, you have taken a big first step.Here are our recommendations for three roses that are appropriate for beginnin
Garden sites can give you inspiration for your own garden.herb garden image by Steve Lovegrove from Fotolia.comLearn how to grow your own food organically, how to create a fun, garden wonderland for your little one and even how to start a community garden for everyone to get involved in....
The breeze is getting colder. Fall is at hand. Many of us just stock and clean our gardening materials for the next spring. But do you know it is still good for garden planters to make their green thumb work for this autumn season? All you need to do is follow these do's and don'ts if you
Are you on the hunt for the most furniture for the patio? You might want to consider furniture made from wicker. If you want to add beauty and charm to your patio, wicker patio furniture is one way to do it. But if you decide to buy patio furniture that has been made from wicker, there are just a fe
Choosing the deck railing for your deck and home will be dependent upon many different things. For one thing, you need to determine what style of deck railing would work best for your home and deck's style. You are only bound by your imagination and your budget, so doing your research beforehan
If you don't have time to build your own homemade aeroponics or hydroponics growing system, pick up a ready to go kit. These hydroponic supplies and aeroponics cloning kits come with everything you need from nutrients, pH kits, and grow guides.Hydroponic kits and aeroponic cloning kits are avai
When you are ready to plant your spinach seeds (the next step in learning how to grow spinach), make sure that the seeds are placed directly into the soil as early in the year as you can work the ground.This is usually between four and eight weeks before the last frost is expected to hit.Spinach doe
Like a house,a shed or gazebo needs a foundation to provide a sturdy base to build upon and to protect the structure from the damaging effects of moisture and soil.
Citrus trees are evergreen trees native to tropical and subtropical regions around the world, mostly originating in Asia. Commonly grown citrus fruits in home gardens include the sweet orange, mandarin orange, lemon, lime and grapefruit. Before you plant a citrus tree in your yard, make sure you pro
For people new to gardening, it can be difficult to know where to begin. The purpose of a garden is to enrich the environment, be it a small backyard, a collection of pots on the terrace or acres of space in the country. Gardens offer bright blossoms, fragrant foliage, pleasing shapes, fresh flavors
Compost is not just decayed organic matter. Composting is applied microbiology at its most complex, involving the interactions of thousands upon thousands of different species of micro organisms in a highly complex ecosystem.
Viewing quality pictures of garden landscaping can help you design and build the perfect garden for your home - a garden which you would have thought only possible in your dreams. Once you get access to a gallery of beautiful gardening images, you will get the perfect ingredient for your imagination
Fuchsia flowers are a delight to see in the landscape or in hanging pots. The plants can experience excessive leaf loss, detracting from their beauty and indicating problems. Stopping the defoliation takes some investigation.
Garden perennials are popular with many gardeners, though there is a danger that the new gardener will over-plant them as they wait for those already planted to mature.The secret with perennials is patience, and if you want something to add color to your garden while you wait, then plant some annual
Soil Soup is a liquid fertilizer and is easy to make. The "passive" method is free and cheap. There are many variations to making the soup, but this will be the easiest to do. It is made out of mature compost, turned into a soup.