7 Plants That Will Repel Unwanted Insects

7 plants that repel mosquitoes and other unwanted insects
Isn’t it annoying when uninvited insects ruin your backyard party? When you just cannot enjoy staying outdoors because of mosquitoes or ants. What’s worse is if they follow you inside the safe space of your home. Yup, these little pesky things can annoy you to the end of the world, until you douse yourself with giant amounts of insecticide. But wait…who said that’s the only solution?

Growing the Very Best Tomato Plants

Home grown tomato plants offer the very best flavor
One of the most popular plants grown in gardens each year, tomato plants when grown correctly can offer firm, juicy red, aromatic, and sweet

The Best Blueberry Bush Type For Your Region

The best blueberry bush for your region
Thеrе аrе five major vаriеtiеѕ оf bluеbеrrу grown in the United States: lowbush, nоrthеrn highbuѕh, ѕоuthеrn highbuѕh, rаbbitеуе аnd half-high. Of thеѕе, northern highbuѕh bluеbеrrу vаriеtiеѕ аrе thе mоѕt соmmоn tуреѕ of blueberries сultivаtеd thrоughоut thе wоrld. Highbuѕh blueberry vаriеtiеѕ аrе more diѕеаѕе rеѕiѕtаnt thаn other blueberry vаriеtiеѕ. The highbush сultivаrѕ are self fertile; however, сrоѕѕ роllinаtiоn bу аnоthеr cultivator еnѕurеѕ the production оf lаrgеr bеrriеѕ.

Garden Covers- Logic and Understanding

garden covers
People looking for effective ways to keep pests at bay are looking into garden covers. The Farmer's Almanac reports that more and more people are aware of toxins in chemicals used to deal with pests. These row covers are gaining in popularity because they can be used in all weather extremes. Including

Composting for Dummies: Start Simple

Composting for dummies
Composting can be one of the most rewarding gardening tasks. Gathering organic waste, scraps from your kitchen, and trimmings from the garden will allow natural occurring organisms to break down the waste into a rich living soil.