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Fruits & Vegetables for a Vibrant Garden Homestead

Fruits & Vegetables for a Vibrant Garden Homestead

As the sun begins to warm the earth and the frost of winter fades away, April emerges as a key month for gardeners and homesteaders alike. It's the time when...
Top 10 Cold-Hardy Crops to Kickstart Your Spring Garden

Top 10 Cold-Hardy Crops to Kickstart Your Spring Garden

As spring ushers in a new season of growth, gardeners eagerly anticipate the opportunity to cultivate their spring gardens. Local garden centers become hubs of activity as enthusiasts seek out the essential plants and supplies for their spring planting endeavors. Here are ten resilient crops that thrive in chilly April temperatures, readily available at your neighborhood garden center.
7 Easter-Themed Flowers to Bloom Your Garden with Springtime Joy

7 Easter-Themed Flowers to Bloom Your Garden with Springtime Joy

As Easter approaches, it's time to infuse your garden with the vibrant colors and fragrant blooms of the season. What better way to celebrate than by adorning your outdoor space with Easter-themed flowers? Here are seven delightful Easter flowers that will transform your garden into a beautiful landscape of color.
It's Time For A Spring Lawn Check-Up

It's Time For A Spring Lawn Check-Up

As the snow melts away, you may be surprised to find that your once, lush green lawn is less vibrant. The accumulative effect of salt, snow, wind, and frosty weather can cause damage to both the roots and tips of your grass. Read more to learn about these tell-tale signs of lawn damage that you should keep an eye out for.
Domenic Crupi
Spring Cleaning Your Garden in 7 Easy Steps

Spring Cleaning Your Garden in 7 Easy Steps

It's time to breathe new life into your garden after the dormancy of the colder months. A thorough cleanup not only prepares your garden for the upcoming growing season but also sets the stage for vibrant blooms and healthy plants. To help you kick-start your spring garden rejuvenation, here are seven essential steps to clean up your garden for spring.
Top 5 Seeds to Start in March

Top 5 Seeds to Start in March

Whether you're a seasoned green thumb or a novice enthusiast, there's something magical about nurturing plants from tiny seeds to bountiful harvests. To help you kick-start your gardening journey this March, here are the top 5 seeds to start:
Spruce Up Your Christmas Decor with Fresh Greens and Floral Arrangements

Spruce Up Your Christmas Decor with Fresh Greens and Floral Arrangements

The holiday season is a time of joy, togetherness, and the spirit of giving. One of the most delightful ways to spread that holiday cheer is through the art of gift-giving. However, finding the perfect gift can sometimes be a challenging task. This Christmas, why not consider the gift of Christmas decor that adds a touch of nature and warmth to your loved ones' homes? Fresh greens and Christmas floral arrangements can be the perfect present to bring the festive spirit into any household.
Get Ready For Harvest

Get Ready For Harvest

One of the most exciting parts of growing a vegetable garden is harvesting. How do you know when the best time to harvest is? Read more to learn about key signs and what you can do to ensure you're harvesting the best crop possible.
Domenic Crupi
How To Keep Your Garden Hydrated

How To Keep Your Garden Hydrated

Summer is the peak growing time for gardens. However, sunshine and heat can make it tricky for your plants to stay hydrated. Read more for tips and tricks to keep your garden healthy.
DIY: HARDY ORNAMENTAL GRASSES

DIY: HARDY ORNAMENTAL GRASSES

The most significant change in gardening in the last few years has been the renewed interest in hardy herbaceous perennials. These dependable plants that we are rediscovering, were well known to previous generations of gardeners. Only ornamental grasses are entirely new. Garden centres previously offered only a few grasses, such as Blue Fescue and Tuberous Oat Grass or non-hardy varieties of Fountain Grass for summer planting. The selection available today can provide hardy grasses for almost every garden purpose.
Domenic Crupi