I'm growing on the patio this year in pots and i'm thinking to buy a small greenhouse to get my flowers and vegtables started to keep safe from birds and criters digg... See more
Hello fellow Hometalkers! I've received some fantastic wooden wine crates that I'm planning to turn into an herb planter. I'd love your advice...should I line the woo... See more
Hi I'm interested in building my own greenhouse and wanted to know what would be the easiest way to build one with stuff lying around my home instead of buying one ca... See more
My veggies are poor, what can I put in the soil to enrich it and have better results. I live in Florida zone 9.
I have no balcony or out side space and inside space is really limited
How and when should I transplant succulents. Now they are in small pot and have grown tall . What should I do and what soil to use.Thanks for respondingIliana
Living in a large metropolis, each year we fight the battle of the plants...Our apartment has a terrace overlooking the Hudson river so there is an abundance of natur... See more
I would like to know what I can put into the flower box for the fall and winter that would be attractive and as welcoming as the flowers that have been in it all summ... See more
I saw an idea on planting strawberries in a non treated wood palate. So I tried it & it didn;t work. All the strawberries died except about 5 out of 36.
Hello. I am wondering if I use the same raised garden beds that my tomatoes are growing in to later plant tulip bulbs in the fall? Do I need to do anything to cha... See more
We removed two very heavy motors from it so it would be a little easier to move it to its new location in the yard. Does it matter if we use the old motors and other... 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
Any ideas to make an old metal boat a focal point in yard with flowers???
I have heard of using Styrofoam pellets at the bottom of pots, has any one used crushed up plastic grocery bags the same way, does this work as filler and drainage?
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'm wanting to grow veggies & herbs in containers indoors. With unstable garden weather and the rising prices of foods, I'm trying to be able to afford eating (somet... See more