How do I go about making a flower bed around a tree using cinder blocks?
Need to enclose garden area to keep the neighborhood pets out so has to go ground to about 7’. Want it to look stylish and open for sun to get in. Thanks
We want to have vegetables and herbs Cost is no problem. We also want to have a water system in place to keep it watered.
The outside of my house is too small for a garden but i really want to createa mini garden.
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
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
The bed is about 5' X 5' and the edges (wood sides) are about 5 to 6 inches above the bed. I'm trying to kill weeds and warm the soil. Black or clear sheet stapled to... See more
I'm bringing outdoor summer plants indoors for the winter. I need ideas on a stand or stands for multiple plants
My container vegetable garden did not do very well this year. What vegetables work best? It is a 3 by 2 area that sits on a sunny afternoon deck, shade in the morning... See more
I have a baby pool that we are no longer using and I would like to turn it into a small garden to grow peppers, onions and cooking herbs. Would this pool work?
I'm beginning my raised gardens a bit late, so does it matter in terms of how to get my garden to grow and prosper? An advice you can give would be great. Thank you... See more
I have tried to plant bulbs in the late fall in large pot. why do always die?
I believe it was posted sometime in the spring or early summer. The planter was made entirely of pvc pipe with holes cut out for plantings. The pipes were horizontal ... See more
I will be building raised beds for gardens to be certified organic. What materials are acceptable? Pretreated wood? Metal? Concrete block?
Yesterday while looking for plants and there was a peace of a plant that looked healthy, I asked if I could take it they said yes so I brought it home and replanted i... See more
We have a huge yard but mostly grass (back & front) and being on a tight budget, I've stuck with a few containers and that's about it. Any ideas and suggestions would... See more
It just looks like I just can't win when it comes to roses. I bought this shrub rose about 3 weeks ago, re-potted it and watered it. Not long afterwards some bug eate... See more