Homemade Epsom Salt Garden Mix: Miracle Solution for Healthy, Growing
We want to share a homemade mix with you that you can use in your gardens for amazing results. There is no need to spend a ton of money, in fact this solution costs just a mere, few pennies. There is no need to use chemicals or questionable substances, in fact this solution is natural. There is...
How to Grow Blueberries - Organic Gardening
Quality blueberry bushes make the ideal addition to your garden. Blueberries are a great fruit crop for the local garden since they are very easy to grow, require a small amount of space and are very healthy. When you grow your own plants you know they are healthy, pesticide-free and produce fruit that is safe …
How to grow strawberries and asparagus the permaculture way
Learn how to grow strawberries and asparagus in the same plot and raise 1000 lbs of food from one planting, with simple upkeep to produce food for years.
Using Eggshells - Smart Garden Tips
Using eggshells in the garden can improve your harvest and save you a bit of money, too. Give these ideas a try for a no-cost way to a better garden!
Banana Peel Fertilizers for the Garden
Bananas are a super food, & the peels are loaded with nutrients like Potassium & Phosphorus that plants crave. Banana peel compost tea is easy to produce & great as a garden fertilizer. Peels can be dried & cut up for a fertilizer or buried fresh in the soil. Banana Peels are useful as an Aphid Pest Repellant too.
How to Plant a Strawberry Patch
There is nothing quite like the taste of home-grown strawberries. Especially when you realize how easy it is to plant your own strawberry patch
How to Harvest, Cure, and Store Onions - The Seasonal Homestead
Onions are wonderful because they give an easy sign that they are ready for harvest. The tops will start to yellow and flop over. Not just a little bit but entirely over at the neck of the onion plant. The image below shows onions that are not ready to be harvested yet.
Cut to Size: Vegetable Garden Pruning for Beginners
You should prune your vegetable plants, even though some don't find it necessary. Learn how to prune vegetable plants such as tomato, cucumber, and squash with our guide.
10 Perennial Herbs You Can Plant Once & Enjoy For Years
Plant these herbs once and they'll come back every year meaning you can have an endless supply of nutritious and delicious fresh herbs all year long.
How To Get Rid Of Aphids: 12 Organic Methods That Work
Aphids are some of the most destructive garden pests. Here are twelve natural and organic ways to get rid of them to enable your garden to flourish.
How to grow your own onions - David Domoney
Onions are incredibly popular and it's easy to grow your own in the garden or allotment. Plant sets or seeds today and tuck into homegrown onions this year!
For Beginners: Tomato Growing Basics
I know I previously mentioned tomato blight, an infection that can do some serious damage to tomatoes in damp summer months, but I thought it would also be good to just go over some basics about tomato growing. Tomatoes are probably one of the most popular vegetables for home gardeners to grow. They are pretty…
6 Mind Blowing Reasons Why You Should Sprinkle Cinnamon on Your Plants
Cinnamon. It’s delicious and nutritious for us. But did you know it’s beneficial for plants too? Indoor and outdoor plants benefit from the generous use of cinnamon to keep them healthy. Take a look at these 6 reasons why you should use it in your home. 1.Seedlings Imagine little sea turtles tucked away in their […]