GROWING YOUR GARDEN

Advice on how to grow vegetables, berries, fruits, and flowers in your small outdoor garden.

Simple and practical tips on organic garden care.

Planting Fruit Trees in Fall

Planting Fruit Trees in Fall

Should we be planting fruit trees in fall? Yes, we should!  Planting fruit trees guarantees that you will have a bountiful fruit harvest for years to come. Many of us are accustomed to planting our vegetable gardens in the spring and harvesting late in the summer and...

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Do Cranberries Grow in Water?

Do Cranberries Grow in Water?

Find out how cranberries are grown and harvested along with some other cool cranberry facts.  - Do cranberries grow in water?  - No, they don’t.  - So, how do cranberries grow?  Cranberries (Vaccinium macrocarpon) grow in wetlands on low-running vines in dry beds...

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How to Grow Cranberries at Home

How to Grow Cranberries at Home

Let’s learn how to grow cranberries at home. It's simple and fun!Each holiday season you are rushing to the groceries to get fresh cranberries for that special cranberry sauce and sometimes wonder: “Wouldn't it be fun to harvest your own cranberries? How to grow...

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How to Keep Bugs from Eating Plants

How to Keep Bugs from Eating Plants

Curious about how to keep bugs from eating plants? Learn 15 simple, cost effective, easy, do-it-yourself  ways to get rid of insect pests naturally.As a gardener you often  wonder if you planted a garden to feed yourself and your family or to provide food for garden...

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How to Make Soil Fertile Naturally

How to Make Soil Fertile Naturally

Learn how to make soil fertile naturally by using kitchen scraps (no compost heap needed). A lot of gardeners wonder how to improve soil quality naturally. There are a lot of known time consuming methods to improve garden soil quality:  growing cover crop, crop...

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Wonder what else you can grow?

Then check out CARDENING section to discover even more.