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Gardening Ventures for Children

Gardening is a simple activity that can be very enjoyable, rewarding and educational for children. Gardening projects can be a fun way for you and your child to spend quality time together.

Keeping Pond Water Clear

A pond can bring a sense of tranquility and freshness into your backyard. In its role of an aesthetical water motif, a pond (or a koi pond) can easily transform your garden into a picturesque ...

A Brief Introduction to Hydroponics And The Equipment You Will Need

A plant, a pot, water, the right nutrients, some light and a quality manual drum pump - these are just some of the things you need to grow hydroponically. This article gives a brief overview about hydroponics, and outlines some of the key equipment that you will need to grow plants by this method.

How to Build a Bunny Fence

Rabbits are notoriously good at knowing just what your favorite vegetables are, then systematically relieving your garden of those plants. Fences that are used to keep rabbits out of your prized plants are inexpensive and easy to construct, ensuring that you, and not invading bunnies, get to enjoy t

Northwest Landscapes

When creating landscapes it is important to first read and understand what all we see. The region, in which you live, along with a variety of personalities that are seen across an area, should be displayed within the landscape. In today’s economic despair and fast pace, everyone should have a

How to Build a Pergola Arbor

If you are looking for a way to add definition to an outdoor space, but don't want to close in a nice seating area, consider building a pergola. A pergola is essentially a wooden structure which provides a roof, but no shade and no wall. While it doesn't work as shelter, it frames an area and sets

Caring For Your Roses In The Garden

Gardens are not perfect without roses planted on them. They add more colors to your garden and they can bring out its charm too. However, they are the most trying to attend to. Thus, it ...

Hanging Baskets – Enhance Various Landscape Designs

Flowers and plants are wonderful creations that enhance life and promote beauty as well. Through the years, it remains a vital part of human existence as you may have noticed it yourself in various places ...

Growing Flowers in Your Garden

People say that having green thumb will definitely give us bountiful garden. However, not all of us are blessed with this characteristic. On the brighter side, we might not need a green thumb to have a beautiful garden but a list of do's and don'ts to guide us. This article gives us some g

Easy And Fast Organic Gardening Tips For You

Most individuals think that gardening is tough. This is untrue if you know the right things to do. The proper information can make anyone a great gardener. These tips will enable you to be more ...

White Yarrow Plants

The members of the yarrow (Achillea) genus able to produce white flowers have plenty of good qualities. These are cold hardy perennial plants with an ability to thrive in dry areas. Most of these yarrows tolerate drought and they come in a range of sizes, enabling you to use them in a variety of way

Organic in the Gardening

Starting with the soil, always try to use well rotted organic material when preparing or top dressing beds. You will find that this will improve the structure of the soil as well as providing nutrients.