gardening

Top tips to prepare your garden for Spring from local gardeners

Spring gardeners

The winter months don’t necessarily mean it is time to pack up your gardening tools until temperatures rise. On the contrary, it’s the perfect time to start preparing your garden for spring. Maintaining your yard now will save you both time and money, and best of all, you’ll be able to enjoy your blooms all

4 reasons to grow your own food

Growing your own

If you have a garden or an allotment, the option of growing your food might have already crossed your mind. For new gardeners, this can be a little daunting, but there’s nothing quite like freshly grown organic fruit and vegetables. Growing your own fruit and veg is actually relatively straight forward, contrary to many people’s

Just how possible is it to grow an allergy-free garden?

allergies

As the days get lighter, longer, and warmer, many of us are crossing our fingers hoping for enough sunshine over the spring and summer to warrant spending hours and hours out in the garden. Relaxing outside on the grass with a cold bottle of beer, maybe with a BBQ sizzling away — a blissful afternoon

5 things to know when starting an organic farm

organic farming

Do you live in the countryside and want to have your own natural crops? Fresh fruits and vegetables are encouraging for everyone. With the growing usage of additives and preservatives, people are no longer willing to search for these products in supermarkets. They prefer either buying them in a friendly greengrocer’s or planting by themselves

6 surprising meanings for flowers of the world

flowers

It would be fair to say that life as a gardener has become somewhat easier over the last few years. If we were to wind back the clock a couple of decades ago, or even more, finding something “unusual” or uncommon in your yard tended to result in a lot of head scratching. Now, with

How to take care of a food garden

Food garden

If you have a garden, then the thought of planting a bunch of veggies undoubtedly crosses your mind at leasts couple of times every spring. And if the daunting fear that those will bring even more complexion to your garden maintenance has stopped you up to now, with the expert tips we are about to

How to attract wildlife to your garden

wildlife

Your garden can often be a peaceful place, a serene escape from the otherwise hectic world around us. Taking the time to create a dedicated space in your garden to relax and unwind is extremely important. For any avid wildlife enthusiasts, creating the perfect environment for any potential critters to visit your home is a

Winter-proofing your garden

winter gardening

For those of us who live in a non-tropical setting, winter can wreak havoc on our lawn furniture, gardens, and sense of purpose. Oh no! Is it really that serious? For those garden lovers who live to be outdoors either gardening or enjoying their patio with a lemonade and book in hand, it can be

Landscaping company shares how to winterize gardens, trees, and shrubs

winter

Vegetable Gardens After collecting your fruits and flowers, fall garden care ought to climb to the highest point of your plan. Expel old plant matter from the garden, putting it in your fertilizer canister. Deserting it in the garden would welcome plant illnesses next developing season. You may decide to rototill your garden soil as

Why you should use vertical farming in your garden to maximize space

vertical gardening

In a few years’ time, the population is expected to blow up by another two billion. More people means the need for more food, but with the scarcity of available arable lands, sufficient feeding will be a problem. Because of this, people have been looking for ways to maximize the available space that they have