Category: DIY Plantscaping

Winter Hardy Plants for Window Boxes and Containers

mountain_fire
Posted on: December 20th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

How nice it is to have our outside planters look green and full even during the cold season. It is definitely achievable and not difficult to do. For those of us who want outside window boxes and containers to look nice, neat and well-kept during cold months, here are some plant selection suggestions. The first…


How to Start an Indoor Herb Garden

indoor-herb-garden-1
Posted on: December 20th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

Essentially you plant an indoor herb garden in pots, one to several plants per pot. Fill each pot halfway with organic soil, then loosen the plant’s roots by squeezing the nursery bag. The big message here is that you should not over-water your potted herb plants. They don’t like being swamped. Resist putting them anywhere…


Urban Gardens: How to Save Water With Low Maintenance House Plants

Urban Gardens: How to Save Water With Low Maintenance House Plants
Posted on: December 20th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

Water conservation is a concern for many plant lovers. You may already be using rainwater in your garden, but what about your house plants? Indoor plants can often require a great deal of water, which is not only time-consuming, but very uneconomical. This doesn’t however mean you have to go without; there are plenty of house…


5 Tips for New Gardeners

Posted on: December 12th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

How-to Vertical Garden

Posted on: December 3rd, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff