Posts Categorized: Lawn & Garden

What are Planting Zones & Why Do They Matter?

What are Planting Zones & Why Do They Matter?

You might have heard of the term “USDA hardiness zones,” but do you know how to use them to make your garden thrive? Gardening enthusiasts need a way to compare the climate of their area with the climate in which their plant is known to thrive. That’s why the planting zones or hardiness zones were… Read more

How to Build a Vertical Garden

How to Build a Vertical Garden

Whether you live in a city apartment or have a small yard that appears to be too small for a garden, worry not. There is an awesome space-efficient solution for you: build a vertical garden! Vertical gardens don’t need much space. They are elegant and environmentally friendly, adding color to bland architectural designs. What’s more,… Read more

What is Urban Gardening?

What is Urban Gardening?

Living in a city presents several challenges when you want to have a garden. Small spaces and concrete slabs may not seem ideal for indulging your green thumb. However, urban gardening makes your dream of growing some vegetables, having some fresh herbs, or simply enjoying the tranquility of a garden a reality. While starting your… Read more

Fall Gardening Ideas for 2018

Fall Gardening Ideas for 2018

Fall, the time when pumpkin spice everything hits the shelves and the trees start putting out the most spectacular displays. It is a time of winding down, of getting the garden ready for the winter ahead. In this post, we will look at fall gardening ideas that you will enjoy. Go Hunting for Bargains Your… Read more

Best Indoor Plants for Clean Air

Best Indoor Plants for Clean Air

You may worry about outdoor air pollution if you live in a city, but actually, most homes also suffer from indoor pollution. Insecticides, plastics, and unnatural air cleaning products like air fresheners are some of the products that can pollute the air inside your home. Fortunately, indoor plants can help purify the air in your… Read more

Things to Remember When Gardening in a Drought

Things to Remember When Gardening in a Drought

There is no doubt that a drought puts a lot of strain on your garden. But does that mean that you shouldn’t be gardening in a drought at all? Of course not. However, it does mean that you will need to adopt a smarter gardening approach. Gardening in a Drought If you are reading this,… Read more

The Need to Know About Organic Garden Pest Control

The Need to Know About Organic Garden Pest Control

Organic garden pest control, contrary to what you might think, is not about killing off all the nasty little bugs that we don’t like. As a gardener, there is nothing worse than getting up in the morning to check on your newly planted seedlings and find that they have been decimated. It’s enough to make… Read more

Common Garden Pests You Should Know About

Common Garden Pests You Should Know About

Problems with Garden Pests? Are you having a problem with garden pests? You might never see the actual culprits, but you know they’ve been there because they have chomped their way through your prized petunias. Want to know how to deal with them easily and safely? Let’s go through that in this post, shall we?… Read more

Wall Gardening Ideas, Tips & Tricks

Wall Gardening Ideas, Tips & Tricks

Have you ever dreamed of creating a charming garden in your home, but gave up your dream because you live in an apartment or have limited square footage in your yard? The truth is, you can still surround yourself with beautiful plants with vertical gardening. A bare wall or fence makes a perfect surface for… Read more

Gardening in Small Spaces

Gardening in Small Spaces

You think you can’t have a beautiful garden because you live in an apartment? Think again. One of the challenges for all gardening enthusiasts, but especially those who live in urban settings, is the lack of space. But that shouldn’t be a problem. There are countless small space gardening ideas out there that you can… Read more