I'm a wantabe gardener. My neighbors all have raised bed gardens. Why have a raised bed garden? If I decide to have a raised bed garden, how do I go about making it. ... See more
One of the obvious answers is you don't have to crawl around on your hands and knees. Is it better because of the compost and new soil you put in? Is it more for pl... See more
Last year I eliminated my regular garden and I hope to do more container gardens this year. I still want all the veggies but in a more compact container. I need Pictu... See more
How do I get started growing tomatoes in straw bales? My neighbor did this and the plants looked fabulous!
i leave in Saskatchewan and we are zone 3. This plant is zone 5. I have the plant in a container. Would like to winter it some how
I have no balcony or out side space and inside space is really limited
I bought a peppermint plant and planted in a clay pot. I wanted to bring in my sun room to have fresh all winter. Was full and green and I sprayed it off to make sure... See more
Planters made out of tires, what paint should I use for the tires?
When I fill them with all soil, it weighs a ton and they can hardly be moved....Can I use empty soda cans, foam peanuts or something that is lightweight? Thanks in a... See more
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I have a bush that I have to remove front it's POtI have let it dry out and still cannot pull it out any suggestions
I plan to bring them in for the winter, is a south window but no direct sunlight sufficient light? Do they need anything in particular to stay healthy in pots besid... See more
I want to do a straw bale garden this year. Can I use old baled hay instead of straw?
We have an old (100 years) stone house with a large front porch. There's a large stone flower box alongside the steps that is pulling away from the house. What's th... See more
I have few windows with light (many trees around the house) and I do not want to add a whole lot of holes to the walls/ceilings/windowsills. I have been trying to res... See more
I have a wooden planter, similar to a half wine-barrel planter, that is held together by metal straps around the top and bottom.. Well, the bottom strap where it fast... See more
http://eclecticallyvintage.com/2012/05/dress-up-your-plants-with-a-dresser/ Use outdoor paint, line drawers with garbage bags and use bricks in back of drawers so the... See more
Upon returning from a trip abroad, our editor Meredith found her olive tree in despair. Is there any way to revive her olive tree? Has this happened to you? If you ha... See more