Garden Sprinkler Automation with Linear Actuators

Is there anything better than a can of soda on a warm spring day in your own garden, green and lush, trimmed and cared for? Gardening itself can be a delight, as well, but only if you have enough time and actually like doing literally the dirty work. Besides, there’re a lot of tasks to be done on a daily […]

February Gardening in the South

Gardening in February in the Southern United States By J. Lester ROSES planted this month will give steady and uninterrupted bloom from April to December. Get the best plants you can find. Cheap stock is worthless and not to be considered at all. Two-year plants in number one grade from a reliable Rose grower in varieties of Hybrid Teas, Teas, […]

Welcome Spring with Your New Potting Shed

Springtime is quickly approaching and with it will bring new life in the form of budding flowers, baby animals, warm weather, and feelings of inspiration for what’s to come. The most anticipated thing about spring? Planting your garden, of course! Whether you enjoy a garden full of ornamental flowers or one filled with fresh vegetables and herbs; sowing, planting, and […]

How to grow exotic fruits?

Growing your own food can not only save you money but is also good for your health and the environment. However, for people who love exotic fruits such as mangoes, pineapples or even avocados, it can be quite hard to grow them yourself successfully. However, despite their exotic origins, certain fruits and vegetables can grow, all you need is a […]

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 […]

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 […]