Container Gardening

Do I need a Grow Light to Start Seeds Indoors?

Do I need a Grow Light to Start Seeds Indoors?

If you’re new to gardening indoors, you might have the question: Do I need a grow light to start seeds indoors? Getting the right amount of natural light is a common question or issue that new gardeners face. In this article we’re covering how much…

How to Test Your Garden Soil Acidity

How to Test Your Garden Soil Acidity

If you’re thinking of planting an in ground garden, you may be wondering how to test your garden soil acidity. Testing the acidity of your soil is actually fairly easy and straight forward. Today we’re going to cover why it is important to know the…

What to Grow on Balcony Gardens

What to Grow on Balcony Gardens

What to grow on balcony gardens is a common question for beginner gardeners. Whether its selecting the plants you want to grow or determining how to get the best set up, it can be intimidating for beginners. Today, we’re going got cover what to grow…

What Kind of Soil to Use in Container Gardening

What Kind of Soil to Use in Container Gardening

If you’re new to container gardening, you’ve probably wondered what kind of soil to use in container gardening is best. Between garden soil, top soil, and potting soil it can be confusing. It can also probably be tempting to either use soil straight from the…

Can You Use Garden Soil for Potted Plants? What You Need to Know

Can You Use Garden Soil for Potted Plants? What You Need to Know

If you’ve ever had a container garden before, you’ve probably had the questions of can you use garden soil for potted plants? It can be very tempting to use either soil from your raised bed gardens or just soil from the top layer of a…

How to Use Coffee Grounds in Garden Soil

How to Use Coffee Grounds in Garden Soil

Many of our readers regularly drink coffee, and without a doubt have leftover coffee grounds or occasionally some coffee left at the end of the pot. Don’t throw out either! As it turns out, you can use both coffee grounds, leftover coffee, and even the…

Container Gardening Vs Ground Gardening

Container Gardening Vs Ground Gardening

Comparing container gardening vs ground garden can help you decide what method is best for you to start your own home garden with. Each one has pro’s and con’s, and depending on the space that you have, what you need, etc. you may desire one…

5 Things to Use for Container Gardening

5 Things to Use for Container Gardening

Those just getting started gardening are often not sure where to begin. If you’re working in a small space, you’re probably considering setting up a container garden. A container garden is exactly what it sounds like, a garden in pots (containers). People typically use container…

Begin Gardening in an Apartment Without a Balcony

Begin Gardening in an Apartment Without a Balcony

We cover ways to garden in small spaces very frequently, but often those methods require some outdoor space to garden in (i.e. either a balcony or patio). If you’re in an apartment that lacks any outdoor space it can be difficult and intimidating to get…

Growing Tomatoes on a Balcony – A Complete Guide

Growing Tomatoes on a Balcony – A Complete Guide

For those trying to garden in small spaces, it can be tricky to find the right vegetables to grow. Many plants don’t do as well in containers as they would in the ground, so it can be frustrating to try to grow a full vegetable…