How can I turn an atrium into a herb and vegetable garden?
GNATS - How to get rid of them?
Somehow my house and garden got tiny gnats that killed my fuchsia plant and fly everywhere. I have tried ALL the Web recommendations - soap and oil dishes, sand in th... See more
Marigolds growing! Should I pinch the buds?
My marigold plants are growing. I heard that pinching the buds until Autumn will allow them to grow without killing the plant. Is this true?
What's the best flower/plant to grow in Texas?
I know that opinions vary, but what's your opinion?!I have great luck w Rosemary plants. Green all year long.
How to care for a dogwood tree?
How to get rid of termites?
Suggestions on how to get rid of termites naturally are appreciated however if there is only a chemical solution for these pests please share as well. Thank you!
How can I get rid of wireworms in my vegetable garden soil?
We rototilled our vegetable garden and found click bettles. Click bettles hatch into wireworms and live from 2-6 years, then turn into click bettles. Quite a cycle th... See more
Where can I get white material to cover vegetables in the garden?
I saw a show on tv that covered leafy vegetables like kale with some type of white material to keep insects from eating the leaves, but they never said what it was ma... See more
Take the lid off. Atriums have too much humidity.
What is the size of the atrium?
See if this can help you:
If your atrium is big enough, you could install pots or even gutters on the walls. Then add soil to them and plant the veggies that your family likes. It would be nice if your atrium had a drain in case you over-water your plants. A table would really help too. Good luck Jean. Sending well wishes your way.