How to use Coffee in the 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!
We're planning to use our dead hot tub as a raised garden bed- help?
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
Advice on using plastic grocery bags for filler for container gardens
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?
The coffee helps to control pests and allows the natural worms to be helpful in adding air to the soil, and to help in producing profitable minerals for the plants. it is better to mix the coffee with the soil very early in the spring, a week before your planting season. I hope this helps.