Hydrangeas, Taking Away the Confusion

Hydrangeas, Taking Away the Confusion

HYDRANGEAS – Taking Away the Confusion… This information will help clarify and identify the different groups of hydrangea and varieties within their groups and the proper care. The most important thing to remember is there are different groups of hydrangeas and...
All about fertilizer

All about fertilizer

All about fertilizer –  What Do the Numbers on Fertilizer Mean?  NPK The three numbers on fertilizer represents the value of the three macro-nutrients used by plants. These macro-nutrients are nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P), and potassium (K), or NPK for short. ...
How to care for cactus & succulents

How to care for cactus & succulents

How to care for cactus & succulents –  Caring for your Cactus and Succulents First choose a container with a hole in the bottom for proper drainage, if container does not contain holes be extra conservative on watering. Use soil specifically designed for...
How to plant a garden

How to plant a garden

How to plant a garden –  VEGETABLE GARDENING The basics of planting and growing your own vegetables  CHOOSING A PLOT SIZE: START SMALL! Remember: It’s better to be proud of a small garden than be frustrated by a big one!One of the most common errors that many...
How to care for air plants

How to care for air plants

How to care for air plants –  Caring for Your Air Plants Air plants (Tillandsia) live off the air, but they do require a bath or a misting of water Soak in warm water every 2 weeks for 6 to 10 minutes Shake gently to remove excess water and lay on paper towel...
How to grow garlic

How to grow garlic

How to grow garlic –  Directions for Planting The best time to plant Music Garlic is in the Fall. Music Garlic is a Porcelain Garlic, one of the Hard Neck Varieties suited to our climate. It can grow to be 6’ Tall with the flowering stalk left on. Each clove...