We planted a variety of white caladium a couple weeks ago under an oak tree and, following the suggestions of one of the websites, we watered them with Miracle Grow. ... See more
I have wild ferns that have been growing right down in front of my house. It stay very moist there. I have tried the vintage and water. It burnt them but still they c... See more
Extremely allergic to poison ivy after years of multiple exposures. Yesterday, accidentally brushed against some while pulling out vine weeds. Have soaped-up my hand... See more
I have a folding cedar trellis, about 48". It's brand new & it just sits in my shed. I have the perfect spot in front to put it but it doesn't get sun in that area. A... See more
When is the best time to move an azalea plant. It has flowers now.
These two are taking over my yard and nothing stops them. I can only pull them out by the roots but, of course, that really doesn't help. Right now, I can't redo my w... See more
I have these 2 mountain laurels that fences slightly our upper deck. However, I am not sure what these are? They don't look pretty and last year I had worm problems ... See more
My husband and I first bought our new home about 3 months ago and planted a persimmon tree we received as a gift. I'm usually pretty good at growing anything, they sa... See more
The branches are all weeping to one side and as a consequence, so is the entire tree! Also when and how much to I cut away? The leaves are beginning to fall.
I haven't had a garden in a long time and don't Know if my lirope and astilbe need to be cut back? Is there anything else to do to winterize the garden?
I cut the top off two plate size echieverias and laid them on the patio table in the shade. About 4-5 days later I repotted them, I mixed cactus/succulent soil with ... See more
My house faces west and there is not much shade. I would love to use this flower as shrubs. Will they thrive here.
this plant is like growing tumors underground, they look kinda like legs and they are huge there are more than one. It is a spider and it is in the same dirt I transp... See more
I have one tree that produces fruit. Can I take the pits and grow my own trees? I have heard that the pits must be frozen for some time or they won't grow! Can someon... See more
We have slightly raised flower beds close to the house and walnut trees at the back of the yard. Our first couple years our tomatoes were great...and even though we a... See more
Seed catalogs often list as blue flowers that are really purple or lavender. Is there a flower I can plant in a ceramic container that is true blue? I know there is ... See more
Each year I re-seed my tiny back yard grass, loosen the soil, fertilize, water, etc. The grass grows and thrives for a couple of months then thins and dies, by the fa... See more
The town that I live in is selling community garden plots. I have an in home daycare and thought this could be a really great experience for them. The only problem is... See more
They says you can not use water from the roof because of some pieces of shingles can be in the water.
I have tried a couple of times to grow Morning Glories and Moon flowers for my deck. They are supposed to be easy, but mine have not turned out. I want them to grow a... See more