The Benefits Of Landscaping For The Low Maintenance Gardener
Many of us enjoy our gardens, but find we just don’t have the time or talent to take care of them as well as we would like. Landscaping provides an opportunity to create a great looking, but low maintenance garden.What Is a Rain Garden – Why Do We Need to Create Rain Gardens?
Rainwater gardens are both beautiful and practical; they filter and purify water runoff and provide a wildlife habitat for birds and butterflies, plus, they’re easy to maintain. Many wetlands have been taken over by farms and urban sprawl. Returning some of that wetland habitat to the birds and other wildlife, while restoring clean water to our underground aquifers, is a win-win situation. Because rain drains through the soil, there is no long-standing water to attract mosquitoes.Jolokia Pepper Plants: Where to Buy Them
Jolokia peppers, or ghost chillies, are one of the hottest peppers you can eat and grow, but this pepper plant is not easy to find. Get tips on where to buy this plant, and understand what to look for in a seller and in the plant itself once you locate it. Read on to learn more.Grow Tents
If you have spent a good length of time preparing an indoor garden, you may have come to realize the importance of having grow tents. Having an indoor portable grow room, can enable you to make the best use of your indoor garden, lighting system.The Hottest Pepper: All About the Ghost Chili
The hottest pepper is guaranteed to be the spiciest thing you’ve ever eaten, and the truly nuclear ones are very rare and hard to find. Read all about the ghost chili, or Bhut Jolokia, which was named the world’s hottest pepper by Guinness World Records in 2006.Springtime Number 59
This Springtime will be number 59 for me. While I must admit I don’t think I can recall much about the first five or six I can remember from my seventh being at my Grandmothers house across the street and having an Easter egg hunt with my cousins.Flower Gardening: What Makes It Fun and Easy?
Flower gardening is a fairly easy task and it is a kind of hobby that is quite practical and very fun to do. Nowadays, more and more homeowners would really like to grow flowers all around the exteriors of their houses. It’s mainly because flowers are…Essential Tips On Herb Gardening
Most garden herbs also make for great container garden plants. Here are several reasons why this is the case: – Most herbs are typically small and even the larger ones can be planted in relatively small pots.History and Health Benefits of Heirloom Carrot Seed
Carrots have not always been the color we associate with them today. Read more information about their history and uses throughout the ages, as well as their health benefits.Planting Heirloom Tomato Seeds in the Garden Provides Color, Nutrition and Flavor
Learn more about the varieties of heirloom tomato seeds that are available and their benefits. Saving seeds for planting the next year is one of these benefits and allows gardeners the ability to begin creating a sustainable lifestyle.Gardening Tools – The Main Gardening Tools You’ll Need
There are many garden tools available today all designed to make this hobby easier. You don’t really need to buy all those fancy gadgets but there are some tried and true tools that you should have as “staples” for your gardening.