Gro Fact Coconut Coir

Gro Facts: Coconut Coir

What is coconut coir and why is it used as an essential component of growing mixes? What are the characteristics […]

Hot Fall Container Designs with Ornamental Peppers

Bright, seasonal ornamental peppers (Capsicum annuum) add warmth and zest to fall plantings. They are truly some of the best […]

Five Best Ways to Save Water in the Garden

Smart gardeners prepare for summer dry spells and drought. A little water can go a long way if you plan […]

Top 10 Water-Wise Container Garden Plants

No matter where you live, you can always count on bouts of hot, dry summer weather. That’s why it’s smart […]

Heirloom Vegetable Power: Why Old Seed is New Again

Every seed has a story.  When it comes to heirloom vegetable seeds, those with great stories have been nurtured for […]

Garden Flowers for Hummingbirds

If there was one pollinator I would like to attract to my garden, it would be the hummingbird. It is such […]