Category: Video

The Difference Between Drip and Spray Irrigation

Posted on: December 21st, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

With SPRAY IRRIGATION, a spray head is attached to a pipe for widespread water about 6′ to 12′ in all directions. “This method is good for watering a large bed of flowers or perennials that are all the same size,” says SprinklerDaddy. DRIP IRRIGATION is for localized types of watering where you want to get…

Fall Container Gardening

Posted on: December 20th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

Containers in the garden let you put vibrant fall color right where you want it. Plant expert, Aaron Shiver, shows you how to create some great fall containers. Presented by Monrovia –

How to Start an Indoor Herb Garden

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…

How to Select the Right Size Pot for Your Plant

Posted on: December 14th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

Gardening veteran, Peggy Robertson, talks about selecting the right size pot for a plant. Essentially the plant should be happy and thriving and filling the space at the top of the pot. It should also show off the pot to its best advantage. So a plant that is too big for its pot will look…

5 Tips for New Gardeners

Posted on: December 12th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

DIY Plant Hanger

Posted on: December 5th, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff

How-to Vertical Garden

Posted on: December 3rd, 2012 by Michele Sokoloff