Simple hand tools are often best for small gardens or flower beds. A shovel, or spade, can be used to turn over soil, dig weeds, and make planting holes. A spading fork, or rake, can be used to transport plants and separate weeds from garden plants.
Visit this garden center directory for information about garden centers in the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts a grandmother and her granddaughter selecting a plant at a garden center.
Many gardeners have experienced the frustration of planting attractive shrubbery only to have it eaten by deer. White-tailed deer are beautiful creatures, but they are an annoyance when it comes to gardens.
A vibrant field of blue pansies bloom in the sun. These velvety flowers, which are bright violet in color, have a blue center and a yellow piston. The beautiful flowers contrast with the dark green leaves.
A white picket fence welcomes visitors, who walk down a brick pathway to a small garden shed in a residential backyard. The shed is white with a red door, with small lanterns on either side of the door.
A pair of hands cups dirt and a started plant, with a bright blue sky in the background. Whether you are looking for seeds to start your own plants or whether you are looking for fully-grown plants, plant nurseries will have what you are looking for.
Move over, raised beds, and make room for hugelkultur. This time-honored German gardening technique amplifies surface area and maximizes soil quality, while using materials that might otherwise go to waste.
Nicole Shein. Bob Vila. Wed, 09 Jun 2021 15:41:11 -0400.
British gardening expert Monty Don shares his advice for growing different types of poppy flower, as he reveals just 3,000 of the 17,000 seeds each poppy flower produce remains viable.
Daily Mail. Fri, 04 Jun 2021 22:31:05 +0100.