If you are anxious to begin gardening, a fun and easy fix is to start some of your plants from seeds. Some good seeds for beginners include tomato, marigold, zinnia, coleus, basil, nasturtium, and cosmos. These seeds germinate quickly and do not have any special care requirements. The most important aspect of starting seeds is […]
DIVIDING & TRANSPLANTING PERENNIALS IN THE FALL It is time to divide a perennial plant when the center of the plant begins to look dead with no growth. The blooms may also decline in the plant, not blooming as vigorously or with smaller flowers. These are signs that the plant is ready to be […]
Here is a little science explaining why leaves change color in the fall, presented by our friends at Bower & Branch. There is also some great info on what colors certain trees will turn; a helpful guide for creating a fall masterpiece in your own backyard! CLICK TO LEARN MORE!
PATIO TO HOME Some of those patio plants that cannot survive the winters outside can easily be brought indoors and kept as a houseplant or stored in a cool room until next spring. This is a great way to save money and start your growing season with a more substantial plant next year. Different plants […]