Gardening

Easy gardening tips for the beginning to experienced gardener: vegetable gardening, flower gardening, birds and butterflies, DIY garden crafts, fairy gardens, and more.

African violet care and how to bring an African Violet back to life! African violet care and how to bring an African Violet back to life!

African Violet Care   I will be the first one to admit that African violets are not very easy to take care of. I have killed my fair share of them. That has made me even more determined to learn how to grow them and properly care for them. If you’ve ever wondered why your…

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Find out the many uses of banana peels in the garden! Use banana peels to grow big beautiful blooms and promote healthy root and plant growth. Find out the many uses of banana peels in the garden! Use banana peels to grow big beautiful blooms and promote healthy root and plant growth.

A few months ago I researched using banana peels to fertilize houseplants, and discovered there are also many banana peel uses outdoors in the garden!   Are Banana Peels Good for All Plants?   Yes banana peels make great fertilizer for most plants. They contain potassium that is essential for your plants to grow strong…

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Complete guide to growing Asters. Planting and care of asters, a perennial flower favorite. Complete guide to growing Asters. Planting and care of asters, a perennial flower favorite.

The aster flower is an easily grown sun-loving perennial. It comes in a variety of colors and shapes. If you already have asters then you know that they are easily grown from divisions, this is simply dividing the plants into smaller sizes for replanting.   They do extremely well when planted then divided every two…

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The best fertilizer for growing peppers in your garden or growing peppers in pots. The best fertilizer for growing peppers in your garden or growing peppers in pots.

When growing peppers in your garden, there a few things you need to know in order for your plants to grow strong and healthy. For instance different types of plants require different pH levels in your garden soil.   See Today’s List of Best Organic Garden Fertilizers   Soil Requirements for Peppers   For your…

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