Mouse over for sub menu
How To & Info
General Info Articles
Plant & Garden Care Articles
Seasonal Prep Articles
Plant and Garden Care Information Index
Complete information on growing and caring for the Dappled Willow, ‘Hakuro-nishiki’.
Selecting and Growing Petunias
Gerbera Daisy Problems
Growing Blue Hydrangea
Solving the challenges of growing blue hydrangea, especially in zone 4.
Iris, daylily and lilac
Will the Plant I Selected Thrive in my Garden?
All About Fertilizer
Using Fertilizer Stakes
Watering Your Plants
Rain Water vs City Tap Water
Caring for Hanging Flower Baskets
How to Refresh Flowers and Plants Late in Summer
Weeding out Sprouts, Seedlings and Tiny Weeds
Growing Strawberries in Containers
Cultivating the Garden
Why, how and when
Basic compost ingredients and recipes, how to and containers, troubleshooter
Make an Easy Compost Mix in Fall
Fixing soil problems with simple organic amendments
Maintenance deadheading and midseason cleanup for your annuals and perennials, thorough deadheading and trimming back.
Garden and Landscape Mulches
Caring for Plants in Extreme Heat
Deer and Rabbit Proof
The truth about deer and rabbit proof.
The Truth About Deer and Rabbit Proof Plants
How To & Info
General Information Articles
Plant and Garden Care Articles
Seasonal Preparation Articles
Landscape Planning and Care Articles