February 27, 2015
Tree topping is unfortunately all too common despite years of recommendations against it, and a body of research documenting its harmful effects.
Seed Catalogues Sow Garden Dreams
February 19, 2015
Seed catalogs used to arrive during the long gray days of January, their glossy pictures promising gorgeous blooms and bigger and better vegetables.
Why isn't my African Violet Flowering?
February 16, 2015
Most modern African violets (Saintpaulia spp.) bloom throughout the year without much effort on the grower’s part. However, there are a number of cultural issues that discourage them from blooming.
The Great Soil Food Web
February 6, 2015
Soils are the fundamental food factory on our planet. Pay attention to the health of soil in your garden and landscape, and you will reap the benefits of healthier and more productive plants.
Keeping Cut Flowers Fresh
February 3, 2015
One, if not the biggest time for cut-flowers is approaching quickly- Valentine’s Day...