Give green a go in your bathroom
Named Pantone’s colour of the year back in 2017, Greenery has since become a firm fixture in British homes. But what does this mean for your interiors?
Insect Repellent Plants
Strategically placed insect-repelling plants in your home or garden can help ward off insects naturally without the use of harmful chemical insecticides. Below are our recommendations :)
How to Grow Your Own Endless Mushrooms At Home
Image Credit: US Department of Agriculture @ Flickr The fleshy, fruiting bodies of the Kingdom Fungi, mushrooms can be found thriving on the mossy bark of trees and the shady soil beneath the umbrage of
How to Prepare Garden Soil for Planting | Planet Natural
Healthy garden soil is the basis of healthy plants and a healthy environment. When the soil is in good shape there is less need for fertilizers or pesticides.
A Pea Trellis Fort
These little ones of mine do love their forts. And in the garden, their very most favourite thing to eat is the snap peas. So I thought that combining the two was just the thing
What to Plant in September in Your Vegetable Garden
Are you wondering what you can plant in September? Depending on your zone, you might be surprised at all that you'll be able to grow this fall.
Black Nebula Carrot
75-80 days. Incredible dark purple, almost black colored carrot. The color reaches throughout the root. Roots are 9-10 inches long and tapered. Best when eaten young or roasted, color does not blanch when cooked. These fruits remain purple after cooking. During the spring consider using the roots for egg or fabric dye.
Dark Knight Hybrid Pumpkin
Dark color adds a dramatic dimension to fall displays. Oval 8 to 10 pound fruits have deep ribs and retain their dark green coloring if picked early. Allow them to ripen on the vine and they turn a medium green with orange flecks. The fruits have a long shelf life ensuring they'll last through the fall season. Vines possess good tolerance to powdery mildew. Due to supply issues we will not be receiving more of this variety of seed. If you are looking for a similar variety please try…
How to Grow Truffles in 7 Easy Steps and Make a Big Profit
Truly worth its weight in gold, the rare white truffle can now be grown in the United States. We show you how to grow truffles, with all the pros and cons.
How to Grow Your Own Shiitake Mushrooms - The Hippie Homesteaders Blog - Heirloom Gardener
This blog post gives instructions on how to grow your own shiitake mushrooms on logs in about six months.
Companion Planting Strawberries with Mushrooms
Companion planting strawberries ensures that you get the most out of your garden space, while at the same time helping your berry plants succeed. While they're often companion planted with herbs and flowers to either