INFOGRAPHIC: Why are my plants turning yellow?
Safer Brand created this infographic so that you can easily determine what your plant needs to stay green and healthy.
How We Plant a Tomato
Love Apple Farm's tomato plant sale will be held at 5311 Scotts Valley Drive in Scotts Valley (near Santa Cruz, CA) and will begin on Sunday, March 24, 2019, and continue every day until the first weekend in June. Click...
Welcome to gardentenders.com
The first picture shows a traditional raspberry support. This is a well established row of berries and the supports do well until the wind blows the wrong direction. If the wind is blowing hard in the direction of the support wires all the canes f...
10 Vegetables & Herbs You Can Eat Once & Regrow Forever
There are some ingredients I cook with so often I can never buy too many of them, and most of them are produce. Onions, garlic and fresh herbs are staples in a lot of dishes, and they may be inexpensive, but when you use them on a daily basis it can add up.
5 Best Container Vegetables for Beginning Gardeners
Container vegetables are perfect for beginning gardeners! Learn the 5 best vegetables to grow in containers, best varieties, planting instructions, and more.
17 Clever Vegetable Garden Hacks
Here are 17 fun and clever vegetable garden hacks to help make your garden more successful this year! These are brilliant! I've been staring at our empty garden boxes in the backyard, just itching to buy our vegetable seedlings for the year! I'm counting down the days before the risk of frost is gone, (It's Canada, so it takes a little longer, eh?) so we can finally start planting! Start Seedlings from Eggshells Don't throw away those used eggshells! Save them up and use them to start your…
20+ Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (flowers & vegetables)
20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas - 5. Rubbermaid Container Garden - Just because you don’t have much of a yard doesn’t mean you can’t have a nice little garden going. Rubbermaid storage containers are lightweight and just the right size to get you started. Fill the bottom with packing peanuts and a layer of garden fabric to keep them easy to move. This could even work on a small apartment balcony
Indoor Meyer Lemon Trees for Winter
For those of you feeling the winter doldrums, wishing you could be outside gardening, here’s something that might lift your spirits. There are some fruit trees that thrive indoors in the cold and darker months that will give you fruit later in the year, and in some cases, during the winter, too. Meyer lemons are at the top of that list. I was at my friend Eileen’s house over the holidays and noticed how many citrus trees she had around.
Growing Food: Lessons Learned
In the midst of my third summer vegetable garden I'm realizing it's going to be a long road ahead before I’ll truly “get” the hang of things. So far I’ve learned a lot each season,
10 Herbs That Repel Garden Pests
If you want to enjoy your produce and avoid having pests invade and ruin your hard work, try planting these 10 herbs that repel garden pests!
How to Build your Own PVC Tomato Cage
Honestly. If I could be in the garden all day, learning from those with experience- I would be oh so delighted. Tomatoes are a hot item in the Andres’ Community Garden this season. Ranging…
Concrete Raised Garden Beds (Easy to build, and fairly cheap)
After years of having a regular garden, and with my wife not wanting to give up more yard I decided to build my first raised beds. But out of what...I wanted a bed high enough so that I could pick...
Soda Bottle Drip Feeder for Plants - Water Plants with a Soda Bottle
Soda Bottle Drip Feeder that makes use or recycled materials and works really well. Great and fun DIY project that the kids will love.