Things to Remember When Planting Crops During Winter

Gardening crops during the winter season can be challenging, but with a few tips and tricks, this is possible. Moreover, you’ll realize that these fruits, even smaller can actually be sweeter in taste. So are you ready to take on the challenge? Read on to learn more.   Harvesting Citrus Fruits During Winter   Is…

Veggies to Consider Planting this Winter Season

Are you planning to plant vegetables even during the cold winter season? Are you thinking if this is even possible?   Well, there are some vegetables you can still plant and harvest amidst the cold winter season. Here are some of them:   Brassicas Family   Yes! Even with a light freeze, these greens can…

Crazy Garden Facts You Didn’t Know

How well do you know your garden?   You must have started it, or your parents may have grown it for you from the beginning until you yourself fell in love with gardening. But these tidbits may have been something they never told you.   Sunflower is more than just a single flower   Oh…

Gardening as a Bond of Friendship with Nature

“When you change the way you look at things, the thing you look at change.”   This is true in so many ways, especially in gardening. If you look at the soil that will touch your hands, and the daily routine that you need to do to ensure your plants will survive; then you may…

7 Common Frustrations of First Time Gardeners

Are you planning to start your own garden at home? Are you prepared for what to expect once you start gardening? Do you have any fears before you start the journey to becoming a gardener?   It is but natural to have some fears when starting something new. Perspective Collective shared some of the reasons…

Keep Your Garden Organized by using Identification Plant Labels

If you are one of those individuals who love gardening but has problems with organizing your plants, then adding organic plant labels to your masterpiece is your solution.   Yes! It is hard to keep things organized.   A PR NEWS WIRE article published on January 13, 2015 has revealed:   “Turns out, not only…

Five Essential Rules When Growing a Rose Garden

If you think that growing a rose garden is difficult, then you are correct. It entails not only care but knowledge and skills to ensure your roses will grow wonderfully and beautifully.   To help you, here are 10 essential rules you should always remember:   Bare Roots or Potted Rose   You’ll be safer…

Plant Label Tips When Selling Plants

If you are a seller of plants, then you will most likely have plant labels set on your items. Ensure that you have the following listed on your plant labels to give your buyers a better understanding of how they should care for these plants.   Plant Label Tips for Perennials If you are selling…

Plant Label Tips for Your Garden

One of the challenges that face most gardeners is classifying the plants of their garden. Who wouldn’t be? You can have a green thumb but thinking of ways to identifying all the plants is another.   Let’s make it simpler for you with plant labeling and classifying tips:   Know their common names   Start…

Horticulture Therapy and Mental Health: How are they related?

If you are feeling blue or having issues with alcohol, cigarettes, or even drugs for that matter, then getting your hands dirty by gardening maybe one of your healthiest options.   According to Peter James, a study author and a research associate at the Harvard Chan School’s Department of Epidemiology,  those who live near green…

Garden Shout Out: Add Plant Markers to Your Plants

For most gardens, plant markers serve one purpose, and that is to identify the plant. However, did you know that they can be so much more than that? Here are fun ways you can use your plant markers that you might not know yet.   Let it be a conversation starter   Plant markers can…

Positive Effects of Gardening to Kids

Gardening can be a significant tool for parents who want to encourage their kids to eat healthier. Just don’t let yourself get overwhelmed about the idea. Also, no need to worry about not having much of the outdoor space. You can start from container gardening of a few edibles. If you’re fortunate with a piece…