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Gardening Basics

Gardening Basics

Growing Plants with Straw Bales

More and more people choose to grow their vegetables and other garden plants in straw bales. Straw bales offer numerous advantages to all gardeners who wish to grow strong, healthy plants. While some people may say straw bales are an…

Garden Mulch
Gardening Basics

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…

Garden Compost Bin
Gardening Basics

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 your garden. Compost is…

Indoor Container Garden
Gardening Basics

Quick Gardening Tips

Here are some effective gardening tips for all plant growers who wish to make their plants thrive: To prevent the line of your string trimmer from breaking of jamming, treat it with a spray vegetable oil before you install it…

Organic Soil Mix
Gardening Basics

Understanding Soil Types

Soil is very important for plants. It is the lifeline to supply plants with water and nutrients and it also gives plants an anchor to support themselves and to grow their roots. In order to choose the best soil for…

Gardening Basics

Money-Saving Gardening Tips  

Gardening can be expensive and time-consuming. If you are on a budget, it’s useful to know how to save some money for gardening without sacrificing the well-being of your plants. Gardening is a great hobby and can bring a lot…

Organic Fertilizer
Gardening Basics

How to Choose a Fertilizer

Finding a good fertilizer and knowing how to apply it is very important to ensure wellbeing of your garden and house plants. However, choosing the best fertilizer can be very confusing. Many plants should be fertilized in spring, so this…

Gardening Basics

Using Epsom Salt in the Garden II

Here are some new tips and ideas on how to use Epsom salt in your garden: Using Epsom Salt on Flowers Epsom salt can also be used to improve the health of many flowering plants. These plants will blossom more…

Compost
Gardening Basics

How to Make Compost I

Compost is a mixture of soil, sand and humus-forming material. When you mix it, it is allowed to decompose for a certain period of time. In the process, weed seeds are destroyed and the number of friendly bacteria found in…

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