Correcting Drainage and Irrigation Problems in Your Garden

Many people dedicate a lot of time, money and care to their gardens. A garden is often seen as an empty canvas you fill with your favorite plants, trees, rocks, flowers, a patio or a deck or even a pool. While there is nothing wrong about picturing your perfect garden, keep in mind that landscaping is more than just that. With landscaping, a lot is

How to Make Compost Quickly

Many gardeners are familiar with compost. There are also many people who choose to make their own compost heaps. Compost can add great value to leaves so this is one important use for old leaves in

How to Use Mulch in the Garden

Leaf mulch offers numerous benefits to gardeners. Many people choose to prepare their mulch all by themselves. Mulching provides numerous benefits to gardeners and it can benefit plants in many different ways. This is why it’s so beneficial. It is also a

How to Fertilize a Tree II: The Most Effective Method

As shown in part I, there is a common problem with tree fertilization if you also want to grow a lawn. Not all grasses grow properly in the shade of a tree’s canopy and there is a common problem on how to fertilize both. It is not unusual that the tree robs the grass and leaves it

How to Fertilize a Tree I: Potential Problems

Those who wish to grow trees in their gardens know that one of the most important things is fertilization. In order to make your tree grow strong and healthy, you need to fertilize it. However, not everybody knows how to fertilize a garden tree properly. Common Problems with Tree

Differences between Peat Moss and Compost

Peat Moss and compost are sometimes seen as the same thing, but there are some notable differences. If you want to use one or the other in your garden, it is important to know about these differences. This is the only way to make an informed choice about what to use in your garden. Here

Using Peat Moss in Your Garden

People who wish to work with peat moss wonder how to use it in the garden. The main thing you need to keep in mind is that all depends on the reason you wish to use

Peat Moss: Benefits and Disadvantages

People interested in gardening will probably encounter references to peat moss. Peat moss is very common in gardening so it is important to understand what it is, how it works and how to use it to make your plants thrive. There are many uses of peat moss, such as improving soil, starting seeds, adding it as an amendment, and more. Peat moss is excellent for making your

How to Remedy Soil and Weed Problem III

In this section of the article, we will talk more about the weeds you may encounter. Weeds and soil problems go hand in hand, so you need to pay attention to both in order to improve