What to Do in January Gardening

What to Do in January Gardening Nature reflects the color of the spirit. Beauty is not confined to season nor to region. The gardens of Georgia or of Florida are perpetually in bloom, but are they more beautiful than northern gardens in winter, where imagination sorts the beautiful tracery of tree branches into designs few artists have approached in their […]

Seed Germination Database

A seed is an embryo plant and contains within itself virtually all the materials and energy to start off a new plant. To get the most from one’s seeds it is needful to understand a little about their needs so that just the right conditions can be given for successful growth. One of the most usual causes of failures with […]

How To Maintain A Healthy Garden

Do you want a healthy and perfect-looking garden? This will take you some time and effort, but the result is definitely worth it. We have some really helpful gardening tips to share with you. Once you go through them, you will know how to maintain your garden properly. So, let’s get started! Lawn fertilization Fertilizers contain the basic nutrition that […]

Helleborus – Perennial Plant, How to grow

From the Greek helein, to kill, bora, food; some species are poisonous (Ranunculaceae). Hellebore. Hardy perennials, often retaining their leaves through the winter, with thick fibrous roots. All flower early in the year and the flowers are long lasting. Most of them have handsome, leathery, divided leaves, sometimes spiny. They are natives of southern Europe and western Asia. Species cultivated […]

Watering Houseplants – January Gardening Tips

Watering houseplants properly, checking them for spider mites regularly, and ordering seeds early are some of the gardening activities for this month. Feel the soil of your houseplants.  When it’s dry an inch or so deep, apply enough water so it comes out the bottom drainage hole. The larger the pot, the longer you can wait in between watering.  If […]

SPRING GARDEN AND JANUARY GARDENING TIPS

Janus, who lends his name to the month of January, was the dual-faced  Roman god of gates and doors.  He also was called the god of beginnings as it  was commonly believed that you needed to go through a door or gate in order  to enter a new place or beginning. The god was depicted as looking forward and backwards […]

January Gardening To do List

Provided is a list of tasks you need to perform in your garden during January. Please understand your gardening zone which is identified in the menu above. Look for Hardiness Zones. Zone 1 Order seed and nursery catalogs Check dahlia and canna roots for plumpness, freedom from mold Check house plants for mites, mealybugs, and scale Cut back on feeding […]

Are Bees Good for the Garden

Bees are perfect for your garden. Every farmer should plant in their backyard, bee-friendly flowers and plants. Apart from rewarding you with homemade honey, bees are responsible for about 1/3 of your daily diet. The absence of bees in your garden could be the reason you don’t have a bountiful harvest. Why are Bees Vital for Your Farm? According to […]

Top Landscape Checks to Perform Before Buying A House

When it comes to buying your first home, it can be easy to fall into the trap of just being concerned about the inside of your property. Yes, your new house may have a big living room space, shiny countertops in the kitchen, but what is its garden like?  Whether you’re a keen gardener or not, you should consider the […]