It’s that time of year again when we’re starting to think garden. What flowers will bring us joy? What will our friends and neighbors do to change up their landscapes – and what can we plant to make them applaud? Let’s get our hands dirty.
Spring is here, and so is the perfect weather for getting out in the garden. If you love having plants and flowers in your yard but aren’t sure how to take your garden back over from weeds and unwanted pests, then here are a few tools to make sure you get your garden off to the right start.
I love my indoor garden. Many of my plants both enhance my living space and actually clean the air. Here are a few of my favorite air-purifying houseplants and some general tips on how to care for them.
Good news – there are easy ways you can bring the outdoors in! Whether you need a fresh herb garden or just want to add some foliage to your home, we’ve got you covered. And don’t worry – no green thumbs needed. These ideas are simple and quick.
Smartphones are extremely helpful tools, largely because of the huge catalog of applications available. You can download an app to assist you in just about every aspect of life, including gardening. Whether you’re new to gardening and need guidance, or you have a green thumb but want a tool to help catalog and keep tracks of your plants, there are wonderfully useful apps out there for you! We’ve searched and found the most helpful app for each of these aspects of gardening: planning, shopping, managing and treatment.
It seemed like only yesterday when I put my little tomato and pepper sprouts outside to grow. With a few warm weeks left in the growing season, it’s time to start thinking about preparing your garden for cooler weather – particularly if you’d like to extend your gardening season.
Hey there, gardening and Zing fans! If you’ve been reading the blog for the past year or so, you know that we love gardens. From saving you money to providing you with food or a backyard oasis, gardens enhance your home in many ways. Whether you’ve just started gardening or consider yourself a master green thumb, we’ve got the perfect contest for you this month!
A couple of years ago, a woman in Oak Park, Michigan, almost went to jail for not getting rid of the garden in her front yard. Seems pretty crazy, right? Well, it’s a story that resonates with many communities around the nation. So what’s the big deal with having a front yard garden?
Have you wanted to start a garden? Now’s a great time to get going! If you’re planning on putting your heart and soul into it, it’s important to start out on the right foot. Buying bad plants will only leave you disappointed, no matter how much time or effort you put into them. Read on to find out what to look for when you shop for plants.
If you're a gardener, you've probably thought about purchasing a greenhouse. With so many on the market, which one should you buy? Before you run to the home improvement store and get one, check out some of these things to consider when buying a greenhouse.