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How to Water and Care for Your Bonsai Plant

How to Water and Care for Your Bonsai Plant

Don't you water a bonsai like any other plant?The answer is absolutely not.Bonsai are very particular and specific and how to treat them will depends on lots of factors including environment and climate. There are lots of different species of bonsai that use water at different rates, they grow
About Rainwater Harvesting for the Garden

About Rainwater Harvesting for the Garden

A smart and efficient method to water the garden is to use the rain-harvesting system. Rainwater is preferred to tap water because it is naturally soft and chemical-free. Also, collecting the rainwater is certain to benefit those living in areas that experience frequent water restrictions or drought
The Aster Flowers

The Aster Flowers

Asters are those beautiful fall flowers that bring a dull fall garden to life. A new gardener will enjoy planting and taking care of these perennials due to the fact that they are very hardy and have few pests.
What You Need To Know Before You Buy Organic Vegetable Seeds

What You Need To Know Before You Buy Organic Vegetable Seeds

Growing your own food from seeds is cheap and easy, but most people go wrong the first time when they buy seeds. To learn what happens and what you can do to get it right the first time, check out this article.
The Easy Way To Growing Big, Juicy, Tasty Tomatoes

The Easy Way To Growing Big, Juicy, Tasty Tomatoes

The number one reason why we plant tomatoes is easy. We grow tomatoes for food. The excitement we derive from the experience, the splendour of the plants and the fruit are a welcome bonus.
Landscaping with Plants Native to Pennsylvania for New PA Homes

Landscaping with Plants Native to Pennsylvania for New PA Homes

Creating new PA homes goes beyond architecture and interior design, given the humid continental climate the state presents. To complete the home, it is important to make use of the surrounding green spaces to add ...
Gardening Tools for You

Gardening Tools for You

What makes a house more attractive is not the paint. But the well trimmed grass which grows around the yard and the sight of colorful flowers which beautifully blooms. Some consider plants as their pet; they talk to it, feed it and even spend some time with it.
Conifer Trees Information

Conifer Trees Information

Trees bearing seed cones are conifer trees, though not all conifers bear cones. Conifer trees are of tremendous ecological and commercial importance around the globe. Ornamental varieties enhance public and private landscapes. Conifers range in height from ground-hugging junipers of less than 1 foot
Tips On How To Drought Proof Your Garden So Your Plants And Lawn Are Not Ruined In Hot Weather

Tips On How To Drought Proof Your Garden So Your Plants And Lawn Are Not Ruined In Hot Weather

Tips on how to drought-proof your gardenWith these fantastic schemes, your garden will look healthy and lush all summer - it can be so easy to doKeeping your garden green and gorgeous all summer can be tricky but, if you choose your plants carefully, you won't have to worry about them drooping
How Do I Build a Shed on Sonotube Posts?

How Do I Build a Shed on Sonotube Posts?

Building a shed can be a complex task, especially when constructing a shed from scratch. Hardware stores sell sheds in kits that almost anyone can assemble. The problem that people run into when building a shed is how to anchor the shed to the ground. Building a shed on Sonotube posts is one option
How to Build Redwood Landscape Steps

How to Build Redwood Landscape Steps

Landscaping with steep slopes in high-traffic areas may become slippery during wet conditions. Adding redwood landscape steps can make the landscape safer and more manageable. They also make the landscape more attractive by adding visual appeal. Landscape steps are built into an excavated portion of
How to Plant & Take Care of Garlic

How to Plant & Take Care of Garlic

Most cooks could not function without garlic in the kitchen. Like most produce, garlic tastes better when harvested from the home garden. Since this delectable cousin of the onion requires little care, and only general growing requirements, taking time to grow a garlic patch seems a logical activity
New and Unusual Basil Herbs for 2007

New and Unusual Basil Herbs for 2007

Basil's long, intriguing history is steeped in legend and folklore. It can make a wonderful specialty herb garden or home business cash crop for teas, local gourmet restaurants, and other "foodie" customers. With more than 150 varieties, from lime to clove, the possibilities seem almo
The Cultivation Of Vegetables

The Cultivation Of Vegetables

Cultivation needs to be carried out to get rid of weeds, and to stimulate growth by letting in air and nutrients and conserving moisture.
A Brief Synopsis on Rotavators

A Brief Synopsis on Rotavators

Rotavators are ideal machines for turning over rough, weedy and arable ground. Allowing you to turn a wasteland into majestic gardens or grow crops and vegetables. You can get a rotavator which comes in variable sizes and power outputs that will all be able to handle all different sizes and grades o
Orchid Varieties - Oncidium, Cymbidium, Phalaenopsis, Paphiopedilum

Orchid Varieties - Oncidium, Cymbidium, Phalaenopsis, Paphiopedilum

Don't be put off by the astounding number of orchid families and species. Familiarise yourself with some of the more common ones and their characteristics and find out which ones will suit your home.
Seed Storage In A Secure A Survival Seed Bank

Seed Storage In A Secure A Survival Seed Bank

People keep money in banks – or at least, that’s what we choose to believe in our fiat-money based economy. We store valuables in safe deposit boxes that can be opened by police at any time they deem appropriate. Where our most vital needs are concerned – such as the food we eat &n
Make a Difference via Ceramic Tiles

Make a Difference via Ceramic Tiles

In the home improvement plan, tiles play a very essential role and it's necessary to select finest ceramic tiles, as per situations and finances. In the past, Ceramic tiles have been made by man for ...
Popular Types of Tomato Supports

Popular Types of Tomato Supports

Any experienced tomato gardener understands the importance of using some kind of support for the tomato plants as they are growing in the garden. There are several different types of support mechanisms. They type you ...
Container Gardening Ideas For Your Home

Container Gardening Ideas For Your Home

Container gardening ideas are easy to come up with if you do a little research. Some good container gardening ideas are to plant a variety of flowers with vines that hang over the side.Another container gardening idea is to plant fruit trees, vegetables and herbs. Use your imagination to come up wit