Problems in and out of the garden are pretty much inevitable. That said, it helps to know what to do once they crop up. Here you will find tips and information covering a range of gardening problems, from pests and diseases to environmental issues and weeds in the garden.
Are you planning to grow garlic for profit?
Did you know that growing garlic for profit is becoming more and more popular?
If you are one of the many who is planning to grow garlic to earn a profit, then the information below will surely be useful for you.Continue reading
Pokeweed is one of the hardest weeds to control or kill. They are a nuisance to gardeners everywhere. Pokewood, or Phytolacca Americana, is a perennial herb that grows in U.S. plant hardiness zones 2 through 11.
Many gardeners want to learn how to get rid of pokeweed, only to realize that it is a never ending process!Continue reading
My neighbour has grown squash for the first time this season. After wanting to grow her own vegetables for years, I suggested an easy starter plant, the summer Squash. Squash are North American natives and are easy to grow.
As the growing season progressed, her plants have grown well, but her first timer joy turned to sorrow when she saw the squash had bumps on its skin and she asked, "what happened to my yellow squash with bumps on skin?"Continue reading
Potatoes are great sources of carbohydrates, making them one of the most famous side dishes that we serve on our plate. A lot of backyard growers have their own supply of potatoes that they can freshly harvest to add to their menu.
If you are a rookie potato grower yourself, you might be surprised when it's time to harvest your potatoes only to find out that are already rotten. The primary reason: you did not know when to stop watering potatoes. This article will tell you when to stop watering potatoes, and how to properly take care of your crops.Continue reading
Are you having problems in growing your tomatoes properly? Do they start out as healthy and lush seedlings, only to die
Perhaps one of the reasons why gardeners like you fail in growing your tomatoes is because they lack the necessary nutrients that they need to survive. This is mainly because you have a lot of crops that are competing for the nutrients that your soil offers.
So how will you overcome this? Simple. You need to know how far apart to plant tomatoes in order to maximize their yield and minimize their losses.Continue reading
Are you wondering on how to deal with white fuzzy bugs on plants? Do you know what these white fuzzy bugs are? If you haven’t noticed, these bugs are the ones that usually appear during warmer climates. If you are like me who is wondering on how to deal with these bugs, then reading the information below will surely give you and I the solutions that we need.
Everything that we need for controlling them and getting rid of them will all be discussed not only for my benefit but as well as for the rest of us who is encountering this kind of plant problem.Continue reading