I know this is out of the question for some people, but it is becoming a big deal in California as well as a few other states. Lots of people buying land in the warme... See more
So one of the first things I did when I moved into my first home was buy 2 fig trees. I'm not sure why I wanted them so bad but I did. They have been in big pots an... See more
I live on the Houston Gulf Coast and recent cold has just about decimated my potted hibiscus. I put them on the covered porch and wrapped up in blankets. This is an ... See more
Can I take clippings from my jasmine plant to re-root and plant?
I have 5 large hanging plants and have moved. My ceiling in this house is drop ceiling and will not handle the weight and I definitely can't be moving them each time... See more
The boxes are each 24" to 30" long and about 7" deep and 7" wide. I have 7 boxes. Is one plant for each box enough?
I really enjoy the look and ease of having succulents in flower pots around the garden. How do I propagate them? Can I make cuttings from all succulents? D. Garza
We have a variety of shrubs and I have been told in the past that some should be trimmed in fall others in spring. Then there are those that require a complete cut b... See more
I’m starting a garden and live Phoenix. What are some good things to plant that will survive their heat?
I need to buy some new containers for my balcony in which to grow tomatoes. Any recommendations as to size and material? Also how do I provide drainage that won't dri... See more
When I bought this home, I inherited a couple of rose bushes that have never seen a pruning shear - ever. Now I have these sprawling stems that no way resemble a ros... See more
We removed 30 year old juniper bushes and are raking and removing the old needles and stumps. We have heard they are very acidic. How long do we have to wait to re-... See more
Do I need to cut this down to the base ? I’d like to get rid of all the dead strands ,but do I need to pull each strand individually?
Both my big windows are covered by porch roofs. I'm not sure how much sunlight it takes for an indoor herb garden, but there is indirect light.
I have a specimen balsam fir on my front lawn that I use as a Christmas tree. I would like to keep it under 10 feet and trim it to retain its current nice shape. Id... See more
i would like to do some gardening, but the soil is sandy, what flowers should I be looking for to grow.
I have multiple types of hydrangeas planted in a special area in my front yard. The hydrangeas just don't grow very much or bloom very well. There are pine trees all ... See more
They says you can not use water from the roof because of some pieces of shingles can be in the water.