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Caring For Knockout Roses

How to grow and care for knockout roses! Knockout roses are the most recent entry into the rose family.

Preparing Your Vegetable Garden Soil

It seems that you can select the perfect location for your garden, only to find it has the soil in need of the most preparation. Unfortunately, find the best soil in your backyard, and it’s in the worst possible location.

Which Type of Fertilizer is Right For Your Garden?

The kind of fertilizer used with your garden will have a marked influence on the taste and quality of the vegetables it produces. In the garden, only fertilizers specifically prepared for use with food crops should be applied. Organic fertilizers, such as those made with barnyard manure, should be fully fermented (or rotted) before being used.

Herb Garden Uses

Why is having a herb garden so popular? Well herbs are some of the plants that you can get the most out of in your garden. These plants grow extremely well and provide so many different purposes. Two of the most popular uses of herb gardens are to produce spices and medicines.

Selecting and Buying Vegetable Garden Seeds

To have a good garden, you need good seeds. It’s not enough that the seeds simply are capable of growing — you want them to produce a crop of the desired quality under the conditions existing where you’ve placed your garden.

Planning Your Garden – What and Where

You can save yourself a lot of time, and headaches, by taking the time to create a garden plan weeks, even months, before it’s time to begin planting your crops. Once you’ve identified the area you’ll be using for your vegetable garden, measure it out, so that you have a complete understanding of just how much planting space is available to you.

Planning Your Garden – Appreciating Your Location

The size of your garden will depend mostly on how much land you have available to you. On a farm, or a large country property, where the garden’s size is limited only by the gardener’s desires, vegetables should be grown, not only to supply summer’s wants, but also for winter storage.

Where Should You Locate Your Home Vegetable Garden?

The question of how close to plant your garden to your house or other buildings, like the garage or backyard shed, is an important factor when deciding where to plant your garden. Taking care of your garden is usually done in your spare time, and because of this, the closer the garden is to your house, the better.

All About Growing Cilantro

Growing cilantro is easy to do but the plant likes warm weather better than the cold. It originated in Asia and the Mediterranean area so it is used to quite a warm climate. This is an herb that can grow to be around two feet tall. The seeds of the plant are known as coriander and the leaves are known as cilantro.

Choosing a Site For Your Vegetable Garden

How do you choose a site for a vegetable garden that will grow enough vegetables for your family’s needs, but not so large that it becomes burdensome? Before you take spade to soil, sit down and do some advance planning.

Garden Pond Designs

Everyone knows a great garden makes or breaks a home, some people spend more time in the garden than inside the house, with good reason too. Planning is the key to unlock the perfect garden pond. Let’s take a look at what designs are available to you and the requirements to build your own.

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