This photo appeared on a friend's facebook page. Since retiring, he's become an avide gardener. I've seen pallets used as vertical gardens but never this way. I think... See more
Looking for advice regarding how to take care of succulents. I received a few succulents as gifts and I have no idea how to care for them. They are adorable plants an... See more
This past year, we moved into our new house in Door County, WI. The yard includes a raised garden bed, about 8’ wide by 16’ long by 16” deep. It’s been covere... See more
I am wanting to grow herbs in a small place. Maybe a transformed pallet? Any ideas on how this can be done?
Egg cartons are too shallow. Would rather not use plastic or styrofoam. Something eco friendly?
What's the best way to care for plants in the winter ? I was told if you put your plants close to the house under a cover patio this is good . Is this the case ? Than... See more
How do I keep my houseplants healthy during the winter. Some of the leaves on various plants leaves are cracking and turning brown.
Some lady confused me telling me if i wanted plant to grow i needed to leave it in a small or same pot it was in?!
I bought some hanging "pots" made of natural fiber from coconut trees and planted them. I liked that the drainage would be no problem. Now I find that the soil is act... See more
I have used soil and sometimes coconut fibers. I think there will be other way to lighten the soil.
I've tried impatiens, petunias, snap dragons, pansies and nothing turns out right. Too much shade. My balcony faces north with a big overhanging roof. What can I p... See more
I have grown a plant from a pit, but I think I remember hearing that it needs two plants or some knowledge of grafting or cross pollination. Is it worth trying this ... See more
One side of my porch gets a lot of evening sun while the other side is mostly in the shade. I would like an ornamental that would work, it could be planted in a pot.
I keep seeing all these cute decorating ideas using air plants, but where do you buy them ? I would mail order them but right now temperatures are still in the mid 90... See more
Can I plant potatoes now (in containers) for harvesting in fall? I didn't get many potatoes from my container that I just harvested. I harvested them at about 10 week... See more
My question is not really a typical HT question asking for suggestions or a solution to a how/to problem, rather I find myself interested in how members of the HT com... See more
We want to try grow peas in used strawberry hanging baskets
I have a 9x10 patio off my dining room with small flower bed . Would love to make this into a little retreat with lovely plants. However we are in stage 4 drought (no... See more