4 Surprising Health Benefits of Gardening

From MSN.com You may garden just for fun, but you’re also protecting your mental and physical health, too. Spring’s here, and though some of us are dealing with freak spring snowstorms, it’s getting warm enough in most of the country to start prepping your backyard garden with peas, lettuces, and spring flowers. If the idea […]



What’s In a Plant Name?

Sometimes we have trouble identifying a plant.  The common names seem to provide many opportunities for customization and poetic license.  Thus, we often fall back on the official botanic (scientific) name which can be off-putting because it is in Latin – so that names are the same no matter where you live.  However, you can […]



Top 10 Gardening Mistakes

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