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Ball and Burlap Planting – Part 2 – Pre-Digging Holes and Soil Types

We want to cover the two main advantages pre-digging the holes for your Thuja Green Giant trees; How that effects productivity and how pre-digging can let you know if soil drainage is adequate. We also cover two disadvantages of pre-digging: Extra work to clean out holes if it rains hard, and risk of someone falling in an open hole overnight. We also cover soil types, watering schedule, and also the worst soil of all, pipe clay.

How to Rebloom an Orchid

Orchids are houseplants we normally see in a garden space. That is why many people nurture and handle them with care.

Scented Herbs

Herbs have long been valued for their culinary and medicinal properties, but perhaps an often over-looked benefit is what might be termed as the spiritual properties of herbs, found in their scent. The practice of aromatherapy has used the oils and other aromatic compounds of herbs for centuries for the purpose of altering a person’s mind, mood or health. However, just enjoying the fragrance of herbs grown in our gardens can be enough to lift the spirits. Here is a guide to just a few of the many and varied scents to be enjoyed from the herb family.

4 Good Reasons To Add A Log Cabin To Your Garden

There are plenty of garden buildings that can add an extra dimension to your garden and one that is becoming increasingly popular is the log cabin. Whether it is for a games room, a dining room, or even a bar, a log cabin can fit any of these purposes while also enhancing the appearance of your garden.

A Look At The Different Types And Styles Of Wooden Shed

Whatever you need extra space for, from extra garden storage to a workshop for jobs and hobbies, a wooden garden shed can be the perfect solution. However, with such a wide range of timber sheds available it can be a difficult task to decide which is right for you. So read on, as I attempt to help you narrow your search to the right kind of shed for your needs.

Creating the Ultimate Hanging Baskets

Hanging baskets are an easy, low-maintenance way to add a burst of colour to the outside of your home. Below is the essential information needed to get you started.

Simple Instructions to Follow When Making a Compost Pit

The process of making a compost pit, to a gardener, can be quite fulfilling and rewarding at the same time. However, many are they who make it seem like a daunting yet herculean task with expensive hardware and fancy paraphernalia’s. But that notwithstanding, one can make a reliable homemade compost pit using the simplest of methods.

The Phalaenopsis Orchid

The Phalaenopsis is easily the most widespread orchid because of its simplicity of development and the potential of plant centers to push them into blossom year-round. Phals are often cultivated in the house and remain blooming for many years. A more mature phal are usually in bloom a great deal of the season with elegant inflorescences packed with good-sized blossoms.

Growing Potatoes In Your Home Garden

French fries are one of everyone’s favorite foods to order whenever they go to fast-food chains. Even some restaurants have started including it to their menu. Some food companies offer french fries in different flavors such as cheese, sour cream and onion and barbeque but some prefer to settle with plain ones. Whatever those french fries are flavoured with, people still love eating them. French fries are very convenient to eat and they are also very handy. You can bring them anywhere and you can share them with your friends. Mashed potatoes are also one of many people’s favourite foods to eat. They are delicious and you can pair them with almost all kinds of dishes. You can also eat time during any time of the day. Most of all, they are very nutritious.

How to Grow Mint the Easy Surefire Way

Learning how to grow mint can be one of the easiest hobbies you ever learn. With just a few simple tips and starting the correct way, you will have a bountiful garden of minty herbs. Don’t be intimidated by learning how to grow mint, even if you have tried before and failed. This will show you exactly how to be successful. Try it, you will be amazed!

A Step-By-Step Guide of How to Make Compost

A garden without a compost pile is considered incomplete. And looking at the importance of a compost pile, one understands why. Compost is responsible for feeding the soil with micro-organisms that help plants stay healthy. By adding nutrients to the soil, it is also a fertilizer, mulch and a soil conditioner all rolled into one. In essence, compost is king when it comes to gardening.

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