How to Cultivate Foxglove Properly From Their Seeds

For years, tall foxglove plants have been part of every garden. These flowering plants can grow up to 6ft depending on its variety. The foxglove plants would thrive under any conditions depending on the heat of its surroundings. These flowers would be found under lavender, white, yellow, purple, pink, and red color varieties. Rich soil … Read more How to Cultivate Foxglove Properly From Their Seeds

Good Bugs — Bad Bugs — Full Bugs Guide For Your Garden

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We have a hedge bordering the yard, a well-established stand of a good old standby, cotoneaster. Now, cotoneaster makes a great hedge, but it has a tendency to attract some nasty little predator visitors, among them pear slugs. I used to give the hedges an annual midsummer treatment by spraying with a very common insecticide, … Read more Good Bugs — Bad Bugs — Full Bugs Guide For Your Garden

How to Grow Healthy Onions in Your Garden

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Onions are an easy and fun gardening crop. Onions have been used for centuries as a cure for anything from colds to arthritis. This vegetable was worshiped by Egyptians around 3000 B.C. because its concentric circles symbolized eternity. Onions have also been shown to reduce cholesterol and improve heart health. This vegetable enjoys warm weather … Read more How to Grow Healthy Onions in Your Garden

Dandelions  —  Guide For Effective Weed Removal With Herbicides

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I’ll preempt this statement by reiterating that there are good alternative methods to eliminating dandelions from your lawn, and a healthy lawn is a big start. Simply spot weeding, either with a herbicide or by mechanically removing the weed and root system with a specially designed tool, is a much better alternative to blanket spraying … Read more Dandelions  —  Guide For Effective Weed Removal With Herbicides