You can use a wide variety of legumes, grasses, and herbs as cover crops, but for sheer versatility, borage is probably among the best.
These days, many homeowners grow amaranth strictly as a front lawn ornamental plant. Here's how to grow it for edible greens in your backyard.
Gardening won’t address all our problems, but working with plants is a well-known stress reliever.
If you are growing vegetables to save money, or you simply want an additional source of food, here are some crops which could deliver real cost savings.
Chive leaves look like slender green tubes. The experienced cook snips and gathers them as a garnish. But chives are excellent ornamental plants, too.
Nothing adds flavor and zing to a dish quite like fresh-picked herbs. The good news is that you can grow your own herbs indoors.
The best way to enjoy fresh dill is by growing the herb in your garden.
Growing garlic is very easy. In fact, it’s so easy even kids can grow them. They don’t require much care and attention. They have pretty basic needs: a good soil…
If you’re still buying ginger from the supermarket, it’s time to stop. You do know that you could grow your very own ginger at home, don’t you? They’re low maintenance;…
Have you seen raised garden beds made out of galvanized corrugated metal? I think they’re beautiful. A friend made several of them in her garden and the project perfectly combined…