5 Tips for Starting a Balcony Container Garden

Urbanization and the modernized lifestyles have changed how we do things. This includes how gardening is done. Unlike ancient days when gardening would be carried out in a garden with adequate space to grow different crops, modern gardening enthusiast must come up with creative gardening methods that match the modern lifestyle. Balcony container gardening is…

10 Ways for Growing an Organic Herb Garden on a Budget

Organic herbs are commonly and preferably used in our homes as part of the organic lifestyle that so many households have adopted. We love them for the sweet taste or aromatic smell to our noses. These herbs though loved when bought some of them are very expensive and hard to find. Some of you have…

Ways To Build An Epic Vertical Garden Anywhere

If you have mastered the art of retaining your succulent alive, then you are prepared for the following trendy plant challenge: the vertical Organic Gardening. Not only are these smaller than usual living dividers but also a great space saver, they’re stunning bits of décor for your kitchen, living room, or front porch that will…

Landscaping with Edible Plants

During ancient times, gardening was not practiced to enhance visual appeal or increase a property’s value as is the norm today. People never thought of beautiful or well-scented flowers to plant. Instead, they opted for edible plants. It made more sense to plant something that you can eat as opposed to something that you look…

Get a head start in your summer garden

Are you visualizing a healthy and productive organic summer garden? The juicy melons, red tomatoes, and green freshly cut cucumbers among other vegetables and herbs that spice up your meals? Well, a productive organic garden starts with proper planning and seed selection. You must also prepare the seeds well in advance for the upcoming planting…

Why you should plant flowers

Every gardener loves a productive and beautiful garden. But, how do you ensure that you grow your vegetables in the back yard while retaining natural beauty? Achieve this by planting flowers in the same beds as your vegetables. You enjoy the visual appeal when the flowers blossom and they help in keeping the vegetables healthy….

Things to know before starting an organic backyard Hive

If you enjoy working on your yard, your search for things to do and how to utilize the space you have may be endless until you finally settle on the right activity. Beekeeping is a long forgotten activity that is not only fulfilling but also rewarding if implemented right. But how do you keep bees…

Facts About Organic Fertilizers

Unlike chemical fertilizers that deprive your soil off essential nutrients, organic fertilizers nourish your plants and boost your soil quality. Garden soil that contains enough organic matter remains loose and airy enough to accommodate nutrients and retain moisture longer. Additionally, they encourage the growth of healthier, stronger roots as well as soil organisms such as…

How to Successfully Rotate Crops in Your Organic Garden

To keep things fresh in the garden and your soil happy, avoid placing plants in the same place season after season. This practice of placing flowers and vegetables in the different spots is known as crop rotation. When first adopting this practice it may seem a bit like juggling, but this method is a key…