Our garden is doing great so far. The lettuce, Spring onions and sugar peas are tasting real good. Nothing like fresh from the garden. How do you keep rabbits out? C... See more
i am going to do container gardening this spring, I have been slowly collecting anything that can be used as a planter, including old duffle bags, coffee cans, bucket... See more
My husband just brought me a new succulent plant. It did not come with watering recommendations nor weather they need full sun or just a well lit window. Do you have... See more
Suggestions for Potted Plants that do well in Desert Climate Year round? Opinion on Hybiscus Plants in pots?
Have forgotten its real name but everyone refers to it a Mosquito Plant because of the wonderful fragrance which seems to keep mosquitoes at bay. Plant has grown lar... See more
I was told they need to be isolated from the indoor plants for a time. How long and is that all I do?
My sister bought me two small Christmas Cactuses as a gift for Xmas. I'm debating on whether or not I should place both in the same pot... I'm thinking that they may ... See more
I live in apartments and enjoy fresh herbs but mine don't seem to thrive like they could..maybe I should try separate pots not too big?
I live in upstate New York and I have collected some local moss. At least three different kinds. But I can't find a lot of information about growing moss in a pot or ... See more
I use the best soil and amends and have drilled drain holes through the concrete bowl.
can I add wood shaving to soil to make it lighter?
I have several of these plastic chicken feeders which I bought to use as planters. Other than the obvious way of filling with dirt and planting a seed/plant in each h... See more
I have a small patio and would love some fresh new ways to highlight plants in the patio. Any inexpensive containers that are functional would be appreciated.
I (foolishly) planted some cucumber Miracle Grow Growables in a small (but not too small) pot and they are growing long.I don't have an outdoor garden because I jus... See more
It had for my entire life. Now I am getting rid of stuff... and I found this thing in my closet. Its for coins to go in. It is very heavy. Well, I am selling my stuff... See more
I have always wanted to plant different vegetables, like cucumbers, carrots, lettuce, potatoes, tomatoes, and onions - inside my apartment. The only problem is that ... See more
These planters are in my yard, and have been doing nothing but collecting rain- and probably breeding mosquitos, for years.They're so big that I can't afford to buy e... See more
I have been reading about straw bale gardening (planting vegetables on top of straw bales) and find it a very interesting concept especially since I have rods in my b... See more
I am looking for ideas as alternatives to hanging baskets for a cabin porch. Live flowers are out of the question, because we may not get there for several weeks at a... 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