Now that the garden is in, its time to keep it looking great with a few mid-summer vegetable garden tips! So much work goes into spring planting we sometimes forget that once summer arrives, there is still work to do.
When it comes to fertilizing vegetable plants, flowers, containers or hanging baskets, a few simple secrets can create big success! Of course, growing healthy, vibrant and great looking plants all starts with good soil. But even the best of soils
When it comes to growing asparagus at home, a little work now can pay delicious home-grown dividends in the years to come. Asparagus is a wondrous perennial crop that can produce for 20 years or more from a single planting.
When it comes to a newly planted garden, a little attention now can pay off big later! The first few weeks after planting is a critical time for vegetable plants. It is when tender seedlings and transplants are at their
When it comes to companion plants, what you plant where in your vegetable garden can have a big impact on its overall success! As you plan out your garden layout, it’s important to take into consideration the relationships that plants
We have all been there. One day, its late Spring and the garden is growing beautifully – and in the blink of an eye – summer rolls in and it all becomes a tangled jungle of weeds & bugs! But
Anyone that has ever grown tomatoes or peppers knows the importance of providing plenty of support for your plants. There is nothing more devastating than growing a beautiful tomato plant loaded with ripening fruit – only to watch it collapse during a mid-summer thunderstorm.
One of the most rewarding experiences for a home gardener is to grow their own vegetable or flowering annual plants from seed. It also can be a huge savings in place of buying plants at your local nursery or garden store each
Whether a first time gardener or a seasoned veteran – there is nothing that compares to harvest time! All of the hard work of digging, planting and watering has finally paid off. The tomatoes and cucumbers are finally ripening on