Gardening

How to Find the Right Gardening Containers

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Gardening can save you money besides being a great way to relax. With the use of gardening containers, anyone can enjoy the fruits of their labor. Regardless if you have lots of room or very little space, container gardening is a fun way to garden. Container gardening allows you to be creative with colors and […] read more

Making Square Foot Gardening in Your Balcony a Reality

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Square foot gardening is a new and innovative way to set up a small garden for optimal use of soil,  space, light and water. As such, it’s a great solution for those who have small home spaces that they want to use for “postage stamp” gardens that will nevertheless provide them with a good amount […] read more

Growing Heirloom Tomato Plants in Your Town Home

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The process of growing heirloom tomato plants includes some general practices that will help deliver a healthier final result. Heirloom tomato plants can be a bit more sensitive than some other varieties, but they also produce large, juicy tomatoes. Your Town Home Space In town home designs, most private outdoor spaces consist of an enclosed […] read more

Indoor Garden: 4 Pests to Watch For

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If you think you don’t have to worry about pests because you’re growing an indoor garden, you’re sadly mistaken. There are common pests to watch for. When not taken care of, these pests can destroy your plants, not to mention your peace of mind. Some pests spread plant disease, and others can spread disease to […] read more

The Basics of Vertical Gardening in Your Apartment

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Vertical gardening offers many advantages for the apartment dweller as plants can be grown almost anywhere. In addition, you can use this type of method to grow a variety of plants. Understanding the basics will allow you to garden even if you are limited with regards to space. Choose the Right Location Location plays an important role in vertical gardening. For instance, […] read more

5 Garden Accessories for Your Apartment

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Using the right garden accessories, makes it easy to keep your house plants looking good. Even when you have limited outdoor space, you can still create a rich botanical scene in your apartment. It’s all about getting the right plant stands and garden tools in place to make for a thriving garden environment. 1. Gardening […] read more

The Basics of Gardening: Watering Schedules

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Planning a gardening watering routine for your indoor plants can sometimes be a challenge as many plants seem to be fickle about their water requirements. Most people, in response, seem to water their plants too much rather than not enough. Therefore, it’s good to keep the following tips in mind as you develop watering “schedules” […] read more

5 Hints for Maintaining Indoor Vegetable Gardens

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You can grow vegetable gardens indoors year round, with the help of technology and some know-how. It may your only option as a renter, or you may like to germinate your seeds indoors and transplant vegetables outdoors when the weather is just right. Use these tips to keep your vegetables growing well: 1 – Set […] read more

Apartment Composting: How to Get Started

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Apartment composting is not an oxymoron. When new gardeners think of composting, the image that comes to mind is a farmer on a large property turning over a smelly pile of manure. It may be hard to fathom that you can achieve similar results in your apartment kitchen, but it can and should be done. […] read more