11 Weird But Clever Uses For White Vinegar

Vinegar is known for having a wide variety of purposes, from cooking to cleaning, and it’s been around for thousands of years. In fact, even before 5000 BC, ancient Babylonians used it as a cleaning agent. The ingredient in this…

15 Most Fragrant Herbs & Flowers For An Aromatic Garden

A well-planned garden should awaken all of the senses: the sight of colorful flowers; the contrasting touch of luscious shrubbery; the chirp and buzz of creatures hard at work; the flavor of freshly grown fruits and vegetables; and, of course, the scents…

15 Vegetables That Grow Well In The Shade

Most vegetables are high-light plants because they have to produce food. Sunlight is what helps them in food production process or photosynthesis. Unless they get sufficient time in the sun, they cannot make enough food for themselves and for us.…

How To Grow Rhubarb + 10 Ways To Use It

Known for its sour crimson stalks, rhubarb (Rheum × hybridum) is a perennial plant with a long history of use. Though its origins as a culinary cultivar are unknown, rhubarb is thought to be derived from Rheum rhabarbarum, a leafy version…

How To Grow Roses From Cuttings

Don’t buy into the misconception that roses are difficult to grow from cuttings. It is really not that hard at all. Unlike seeds that produce unique plants, rooted cuttings produce the spitting image of parent plants. This is great if…

16 Easiest & Most Beautiful Flowers Anyone Can Grow In Their Garden

Beginner gardeners can enjoy a colorful and fragrant outdoor space right from the get-go with this list of 16 beautiful flowers that are easy to grow, survive anything and need next-to-no care! 1. Sunflowers Few flowers embody the very essence…

20 Weird Garden Remedies That Might Make You Look Crazy But That Actually Work

Organic gardeners will often go to any length to keep their plants happy and safe, but without the use of harmful chemical fertilizers and pesticides. Here are some old tricks and a few new ones using common household substances that…

Top 12 Spring Flowers to Add to Your Garden

An often overlooked tip when designing a garden layout is to choose plants with different blooming times. This results in a dramatic show of flowers that are condensed within a short window of time. Choosing plants that bloom in the…

15 Fastest-Growing Vegetables That Can be Grown in a Month

Many people love to garden for the tangible benefits and sense of accomplishment it brings. People enjoy seeing plants grow and thrive from seedlings or plantlets to mature vegetation with a harvestable product. Gardening requires patience, however, and not everyone…

Why Aren’t My Vegetables Growing? 10 Mistakes You Are Making In The Vegetable Garden

Many of us set out to grow vegetables with visions of gathering ruby red tomatoes and plump capsicums by the basketful and the choicest cucumbers and crunchy carrots going straight from the garden into the salad bowl. Growing food is…