Welcome to Garden Hobbies, a great place for
you and your plants........
Plant Problems.... For most of us, our gardens are
growing strong with a profusion of flowers, vegetables and fruits.
However, when a problem occurs, panic understandably sets in. There's
a frantic search for the cause and a quick fix.
About Plant Problems and Diseases
Made in the Shade.... A shady yard doesn't mean a yard devoid of flowers
and plants It means selecting and growing the right plants for a shady
environment. Many plants thrive in low light conditions. Most popular among
these are ferns and hostas. More on Shade
Composting starts now.... and continues all season long. Correction:
make that "all year" long. The best gardens are grown by gardeners who make
their own compost. More on Composting.
Second Season Seeds - We use seeds all year long. Once the main crops
have been planted, we all need seeds for succession planting, and later on,
for cool weather, short maturity harvest. Southern areas actually begin
their second season in mid summer. Our sister site has seeds in stock all
Got lots of tomatoes? Sure you do!! Let the Roma Tomato Strainer and
Sauce Maker takes the strain out of the task. Faster sauce processing leaves
you more time to enjoy the late summer or fall weather. Enjoy your time in
the kitchen with the tools that do the job right!
a Tomato Strainer and Sauce Maker today.
Fall Planted Bulbs August brings to mind bulbs for fall planting.
They are now arriving in the marketplace. The highest quality bulbs don't
have to be the most expensive. Look for the largest bulbs, which produce
the biggest spring blooms. Storage is important to bulb health. Avoid the
"big box" stores, which don't properly store them, and offer lower, sometimes