Skip to Content

Growing Succulents Indoors – 3 Unique Succulents To Grow!

If you are looking for easy-care plants that can handle a bit of neglect, then look no further than growing succulents indoors! Succulents are characterized by their thick, fleshy leaves and stems. These fuller parts help to hold and retain moisture, which allows them to live in locations that are dry and arid.   Desserts often …

Read More about Growing Succulents Indoors – 3 Unique Succulents To Grow!

Cleaning And Disinfecting Garden Tools In The Fall

You’ve gotten your garden all cleaned out and ready for winter, but what about cleaning and disinfecting your garden tools? Don’t let forgetting this simple fall chore cause you regret when spring rolls around!  When it comes to gardening, dirt and messes go hand-in-hand. While you can wear gloves and use kneeling pads to help …

Read More about Cleaning And Disinfecting Garden Tools In The Fall

Leaves To Avoid Composting – The Top 5 Varieties To Not Compost And Why!

While adding fall leaves to your compost pile is great in theory, there are a few leaves you should avoid composting. Now that the weather has started to cool down, the trees are starting to drop their leaves. It seems like everywhere you look, the ground is covered in orange, red, green, and brown fallen …

Read More about Leaves To Avoid Composting – The Top 5 Varieties To Not Compost And Why!

How To Grow Basil Indoors In The Winter – Grow Fresh Basil Year Round!

Even though the outside temperatures have dropped, you can still grow delicious basil indoors – and it’s a lot easier than you might think. If you live in a location that features cold fall and winter seasons, then your outdoor gardening season is about to come to an end. That is if it hasn’t already! …

Read More about How To Grow Basil Indoors In The Winter – Grow Fresh Basil Year Round!

How To Grow Peace Lilies – The Ultimate Indoor Houseplant 

If you are looking for a low-maintenance yet stunning houseplant, then you should grow peace lilies! They are the ultimate indoor houseplant for almost everyone, everywhere! The peace lily is a tropical perennial plant that comes from the Spathiphyllum genus. Unlike their name-sake, peace lilies are not true lilies. They are only hardy in USDA …

Read More about How To Grow Peace Lilies – The Ultimate Indoor Houseplant 

How To Create Leaf Mold – The Amazing Free Soil Amendment!

Creating leaf mold is an incredible way to improve your garden and flowerbed soil, all by simply using the resources you have on hand!  As the weather starts to cool down and the leaves turn colors, you know that fall has arrived and winter will soon follow. With fall comes pumpkins, field harvests, apple cider, …

Read More about How To Create Leaf Mold – The Amazing Free Soil Amendment!

Growing Iris – How To Plant Iris Roots In The Fall

Looking for how to plant and grow iris plants in your flowerbeds and gardens? Then you’ve come to the right place!   Irises can fill your property with beautiful colors and textures in the spring and early summer months. Some hybrids are even capable of blooming a second time in late summer.   In addition to their …

Read More about Growing Iris – How To Plant Iris Roots In The Fall

How To Plant Lily Bulbs In The Fall – Growing Unique Lilies!

As the weather starts to cool off, it’s time to get your hands a little dirty and plant lily bulbs in the fall. The rewards are well worth the effort! Lilies are excellent, easy-to-grow perennial flowers that come in so many different varieties and styles. You put in a bit of work planting the bulbs …

Read More about How To Plant Lily Bulbs In The Fall – Growing Unique Lilies!

Composting Leaves – How To Make Great Compost From Leaves!

Composting leaves can be a great way to clean up your property before winter hits. It’s also a great (and free!) way to improve your plants’ soil, too!   It’s no secret that compost is the perfect, all-natural way to boost your soil’s nutrient value. It also helps to up the soil’s organic matter content. It …

Read More about Composting Leaves – How To Make Great Compost From Leaves!

Harvesting Sunflower Seeds! How To Harvest, Dry & Roast Seeds

There’s no doubt that harvesting sunflower seeds is a great way to extend the joy you get from growing such cheerful plants. Sunflowers are one of the best plants to add to your property. Not only do they look stunning standing tall amongst your other plants and flowers, but they are also great for attracting …

Read More about Harvesting Sunflower Seeds! How To Harvest, Dry & Roast Seeds