Got the amaryllis a year ago Christmas in a boxed kit and it did show a temporary bloom but not the following Christmas. I know its dormant now, but still grows lo... See more
I have decided to create a mini home garden to freshen up my room although I'm confused which one to go for! Here's a list of few recommendations ( https://thelifehyp... See more
I've tried putting 1 in the garage, but it died. I'm considering planting it in the ground and mulch it really well. What do I do?
I have a balcony with potted plants. I stood them in bowls of water, but it became very hot while I was away for five days. One was at deaths door when I returned, an... See more
These are perennials that were in my garden when I moved in. I believe they’re all herbs. What do you think they are? (Green beans added for a sense of scale). Than... See more
This plant is 2 years old. There are only a few branches left. Can these be replanted? Should I remove the dead stems?
I have heard that I should thin out the plants. If so, how do I know which ones to remove? Any other tips and suggestions are appreciated. My plants are in a raised b... See more
How do I make leaf shine? My plants are looking dull. Thanks
Now that the weather is colder my house plants are looking dull and has less life to them. What do I do to give that beautiful shine and healthy look?
I know you can propagate some plants using cuttings and or rooting hormone. I’d like to know when the best time to do this with Honeysuckle Vine and also with the F... See more
When is the best time to divide hosta plants? All of mine are in planters not in the ground. Thanks
The lilies are bulbs so maybe like tulips they have to stay until October or November? The asters are blooming now. So cool! Thanks!
I have started a Garden Club in our area and we are doing a basic how to workshop. I am looking for very short easy to do ideas that can be easily accomplished in a 1... See more
I just purchased a tiny box of lavender for cooking at Wholefoods. It was expensive.I have a large pot of lavender growing outside of my bedroom and am wondering if ... See more
Is it possible to grow Morel Mushrooms in the home garden? I have spead spores in years past--from mushrooms found in woods--with no luck.
I have always wanted a Dogwood in my front yard, but they are expensive. We live in northwest Louisiana and there are a lot of wild Dogwoods.
I am a novice gardener (no experience with flowers & very little with veggies). My family and I live in a rental property with long established azaleas & hydrangeas i... See more
I got this Hydrangea last year for Easter , only had flowers when I first had it, help where have I gone wrong? Should I cut it all the way down?
The outdoor plants around our house started to die about a year ago. We pulled them up in the winter and planted more in the spring, all have dies except for 1 sky p... See more
I live in zone 6 and my lavender is all brown. Is it dead?