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Seaweed Fertilizer Benefits: Fertilizing With Seaweed In The Garden

Safe, all-natural garden products are a win-win for both plants and the environment. You don’t have to use synthetic fertilizers to have gorgeous …

Gardening

What Are Dolmalik Peppers: Dolmalik Pepper Uses And Care

Move over stuffed sweet bell peppers, it’s time to spice things up. Try stuffing Dolmalik Biber peppers instead. What are Dolmalik peppers? Read on …

Cooking

Chinese Money Plant Info: Learn How To Grow A Pilea Plant

The Chinese money plant is a beautiful, unique, and easy to grow houseplant. Slow to propagate and only recently gaining worldwide popularity, the …

Plants

Gardening With Crystals – How To Use Precious Stones In Gardens

It is frustrating when you have a passion for gardening but just don’t seem to have a green thumb. Those who struggle to keep their garden alive will …

Crystals

Raspberry Cane Borer Info: Learn About Cane Borer Control

There are several species of insect pest that go by the name “cane borer” and feed on cane crops like raspberries and blackberries. Depending upon …

Gardening

Growing Caspian Pink Tomatoes: What Is A Caspian Pink Tomato

Pretty in pink. That describes the Caspian Pink tomato. What is a Caspian Pink tomato? It is an indeterminate heirloom tomato variety. The fruit is …

Plants

Garrett Wade Gardening Essentials Giveaway

Garrett Wade has all your gardening essentials!<p>Enter to win $300 worth of Garrett Wade gardening essentials tools in this week’s giveaway (July 16 – …

Gardening

Compost + Organic Fertilizer = Fabulous, Fertile Garden Soil

When it comes to improving the fertility of soil, nothing is better than compost. The rich, organic matter adds needed humus to improve soil …

Gardening

Top 10 Plants For Windy Areas

<i>The wind in the willows sang softly to me<br>Follow my voice wherever it leads<br>From mountains, through valleys, to deep rolling seas<br>Born on the wings of a</i> …

top10plants

Common Calendula Problems – Learn About Calendula Pests And Diseases

Calendula, or pot marigold, is an annual herb that is grown not only for its medicinal properties, but for its abundant sunny blooms. There are 15 …

Gardening

Lawn Mowing Equipment: What Are The Different Kinds Of Lawn Mowers

As a homeowner, you take great pride in your lawn and landscape’s curb appeal. A lush, green, perfectly cut lawn can make your home stand out in the …

Landscaping

The History Of Blackberries In Cultivation

Blackberries have been utilized in Europe for over 2,000 years for culinary and medicinal purposes as well as protective hedgerows. It’s no wonder …

blackberries

Caribbean Garden Seed $50 Gift Certificate Giveaway

Organic, Heirloom, Rare, Exotic, Open-Pollinated, NON-GMO seeds!<p>Enter to win one of two $50 Caribbean Garden Seed gift certificates in this weekend’s …

Gardening

Buckeye Rot Of Tomato Plants: How To Treat Tomatoes With Buckeye Rot

Do your tomatoes have large brownish spots with concentric rings that resemble a buckeye? Are these spots near the blossom end or where they contact …

tomatoplants

Aloe Transplanting Guide: Learn How To Repot An Aloe Plant

Aloes are great plants to have around. They’re beautiful, tough as nails, and very handy for burns and cuts; but if you’ve had an aloe plant for a …

Plants

Top 10 Questions About Tulips

Here at Gardening Know How we get lots of questions, and our goal is to provide answers to those inquiries to the best of our knowledge. When it …

Plants

Belmac Apple Information: How To Grow Belmac Apples

If you want to include a great late season apple tree in your home orchard, consider a Belmac. What is a Belmac apple? It’s a relatively new Canadian …

Gardening

Tomatoes For Arid Climates – Types Of Drought And Heat Tolerant Tomatoes

Tomatoes like plenty of warmth and sunlight, but the extremely hot, dry conditions of the American Southwest and similar climates can present certain …

Tomatoes

Planting Pansies Outside: When Is Pansy Planting Time In The Garden

Pansies are popular winter annuals that stay bright and blooming even in snowy, cold elements. In order to help them thrive through the worst of …

Gardening

Sterilizing Pruning Tools: Learn How To Sterilize Pruning Tools

When plants display symptoms of disease, it’s a good idea to prune out the diseased, damaged or dead plant tissue. However, disease pathogens can …

Gardening

The Upsides And Downsides Of Vertical Gardening

Flat, horizontal gardening is so boring. Liven up your garden with vertical growth. The benefits of a vertical garden are plentiful, from greater …

Gardening

Propagating With Semi-Hardwood Cuttings: How To Do a Snap Test For Semi-Hardwood Cuttings

Many woody ornamental landscape plants can be easily propagated by semi-hardwood cuttings. Their success relies on the cut stems not being too young, …

Home Improvement

What Is Black Garlic: Learn About The Benefits Of Black Garlic

A few years ago I was shopping at my favorite grocers and noticed they had something new in the produce department. It looked a bit like garlic, or …

Food & Dining

Why Is My Tree Rotting: Information About Wood Decay Fungi In Trees

Mature trees are an invaluable asset to many home garden landscapes. Shade trees, flowering ornamentals, and fruit trees are just a few of the …

Fungi

Red Delicious Apple Info: Tips For Growing Red Delicious Apples

Red delicious apples, with more than 2,500 cultivated varieties in North America, are heart shaped with bright red striped skin. This apple variety …

Gardening

Norfolk Pine Water Requirements: Learn How To Water A Norfolk Pine Tree

Norfolk pines (also frequently called Norfolk Island pines) are big beautiful trees native to the Pacific Islands. They are hardy in USDA zones 10 …

Plants

Top 5 Fungi Plants Found In Mulch

There’s a fungus among us and it could be lurking in a garden bed near you! Most of us have mulch of some type in the garden – and likely it’s of the …

Gardening

Garden Spade Tools: What Do You Use A Garden Spade For

Yard tools are a gardener’s best friend. Choosing equipment that lasts and performs in the manner required is the first step but you also need to …

Gardening

What Are German Green Tomatoes - Learn About Aunt Ruby?s German Green Tomato Plant

Heirloom tomatoes are more popular than ever, with gardeners and tomato lovers alike looking to discover a hidden, cool variety. For something really …

Gardening

Unique Vegetables That Do Well in Summer

Do you have a taste for something exotic? Need a new vegetable to spice up your kitchen? The Caribbean Garden Seed Company is an exciting non-GMO, …

Gardening