No one enjoys dead plants. If summer’s heat is killing what you are growing, let us offer a few tips to make gardening easier.
The best way to have healthy plants in the summer is by planning your plantings. Do a little research in advance to make sure that you are planting what is appropriate for your weather conditions. For example, if you live in a really wet climate, you may not want to grow desert cactus. Continue reading Keeping Plants Alive in the Summer→
Living with insects is part of gardening. There are good bugs and there are pests. Knowing how to control the bad insects naturally can help save your garden. One of the more destructive and frustrating enemies is the squash bug. Let’s talk a bit about what to do with them. Continue reading Garden Pests: Squash Bugs→
Why garden with a Mr. Stacky? We could share with you a bunch of fancy marketing taglines to entice you to buy our product, but we’d rather just write from the heart and share four reasons why gardening rocks.
Lettuce is one of the easiest seeds to start. All you need is sun, warmth, a growing medium and humid conditions. Unlike many other vegetable seeds, lettuce tends to benefit from having light while it sprouts. Thus, you don’t need to worry about how deep the seeds need to be planted. This makes planting lettuce seeds great for beginners, as you’re just basically placing seeds on top of soil and brushing it around a bit before watering. Continue reading How to Start Seeds in the Smart Farm – Planting Lettuce→
Do you desire to have fresh herbs all year, but have limited space? Growing herbs indoors can be a fun and delicious experience. This article will share with you some fabulous indoor garden ideas for your home. Continue reading Indoor Herb Garden Ideas→