4 Popular Movies Every Gardener Should Watch

With the cold season getting colder even more, wouldn’t it be great to binge watch for some time, especially if it is about gardening? Yes! There are several movies that will inspire any gardener and we have listed some of these for your viewing pleasure: 1.Enchanted April   Women who are looking for happiness and…

How to Protect Potted Plants in Winter

Winter has come, and it is the time to protect the potted plants from drying out because of the cold winter weather and from the sharp sunlight. The roots of the plants may be damaged because of the ever so quick changing temperatures. The top part of the plant may look healthy, but the bottom…

10 Types of Plant Labels Every Gardener Should Know

Winter is coming and everyone in Iowa can feel the cold temperature coming. This brings a short pause with our gardening routine, as we prepare for the holiday season. But it doesn’t mean you should stop learning. Thus, we have listed 10 types of plant labels you should know. 1. Stick Plant Labels   These…

10 Indoor Garden Plants Ideal for Fall

Chilly temperatures are on their way to Iowa, and it won’t be long before the first frost falls, but you can still enjoy your indoor garden plants!   Fall bids us farewell to the budding vegetables and lush greens that inhabit our summer gardens, however, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy greenery from the safety…

5 Reasons Gardening Helps Senior Citizens in Iowa

Summer in Iowa is in full swing, which means you still have plenty of time to harvest your spring and summer garden. Soon it will be time to prep for fall plants such as squash, broccoli, cauliflower, and more.   Organic gardening can be an effective tool for keeping our senior citizens healthy and active….

5 Summer Vegetables that Grow Well in Iowa

It’s clear that summer has officially come to Iowa. We’ve already had our fair share of heat and humidity, which means it’s time to think about the next round of summer vegetables in your garden.   During your runs to the garden center, it can be tempting to add some plants and veggies that look…