Ginger is a highly favored plant both in the garden and in the kitchen. In fact, it’s one of the most widely cultivated crops in the world, famed for its…
Many respectable lexicons ascribe equivalent definitions to the nouns "spade" and "shovel." What's the difference?
Here's how to go about storing seeds to ensure your family's access to fresh vegetables.
In nature, plants put down roots and remain in one spot until they die. They are susceptible to damage when we move them. Here's how to minimize transplant shock.
Garden anemia - or iron chlorosis - is the most common micro-nutrient problem for a wide variety of plants and trees. Here's how to fix it.
There are a variety of greenhouses available out there. Which type is best suited to your particular gardening needs?
Soil erosion can leave slopes barren, allowing nothing but the hardiest plants to grow.
The world’s water resources are finite, and they are getting smaller every year. Is your garden part of the problem?
Gardeners know all too well that not all flora is welcome in one’s backyard. But how exactly should you remove poison ivy from your garden?
For all its cultural potency, the common fig – or simply fig - is surprisingly easy to plant and grow. That’s why more and more gardeners are growing figs in their backyards these days.