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you and your plants........
In Search of Seeds! Each
year, we begin our gardening season with a search for seeds for the upcoming
year. Its a lot of fun browsing seed catalogs, and surfing the internet for
a treasure trove of promising seeds. Whether you like to browse through a
seed catalog by the fireside, or surf online, we've got you covered with
hundreds of varieties to choose from. Our Ferry Morse seeds are the lowest
prices anywhere, online or in stores.
Indoor Plant Starts - Starting seeds indoors to transplant later,
is one of the early joys of gardening. Why let the garden stores have all
the fun, when you can start your own seedlings!? It's time to review the
basics of seed starting, and seedling care. As a rule of thumb, most indoor
starts should be planted six to eight weeks before the last frost in your
A Major Cicada Emergence will occur this spring. What is the Cicada
bug? Will it affect my area? How do I protect my susceptible trees and shrubs?
Find the answers before the 2013 Cicada Emergence starts in your area.
Have you ever taken a soil pH test in your houseplants? Why not? Each
pot can result in wild swings on the pH scale. An off balance pH in
your houseplant's soil, often is the answer for a sick plant.
Pest Control - Your flowers and veggies are up and growing. ......kewl!
You are anxiously awaiting the harvest. So are the birds, deer, rabbits,
and a vast army of other pests. Check out the Buffet Buster! It ends their
Read the Good Book.... There's plenty of good books on gardening.
Reading a book on gardening, or your favorite plant, is a great way to help
the winter months go by quicker. There's always something new to learn when
you dig into gardening related books. There's also plenty of tips and learnings
in our growing list of "how to" pages. So, make sure to surf our site and
stop back often.
Shrub Guard - Protect your bushes and shrubs from
foraging deer and rabbits. Help to avoid ice and snow damage to Arborvitaes
and other shrubs.
Homeowners love Arborvitae. Fast growing with little care, they are
among the most popular of evergreens for both foundation plants and hedgerows.
More on Arborvitaes.
Celebrate your Garden Hobby
There are many holiday and special days for gardener to celebrate their hobby.
Among the February holidays are:
Major departments on site:
Vegetables And Fruit
Guide through the process of canning vegetables and fruit. Includes canning
supplies to use.
Help and advice for design, blending colors, and choosing plants for flower
See some creative ideas for making your garden decor functional.
These essential garden tools will make gardening tasks much easier.
The many different uses for herb gardening including companion planting.
Gardening Produces Crops All Year.
Have a garden all year round with hydroponics gardening. Produces crops faster
and with higher yields than vegetables sown outdoors in soil.
Discover the benefits of indoor gardening and learn how to keep indoor plants
Easy landscaping ideas and a landscape plan will help to save you money.
Looking for information on specific gardening topics? Start here. If we don't
offer it, these garden links may be helpful.
Help prevent illness and disease and protect your environment by organic
Growing roses is possible even in cold climates. See the different types
and learn about rose gardening.
Choosing shade plants and other shade gardening ideas.
Describes the benefits of starting seed indoors. Explains how to using a
seed starter kit.
Young Trees And
What you should know about choosing, planting, and pruning young trees and
Grow better crops using these tips and advice for vegetable gardening.
Help and advice for water gardening. Choosing plants, fish and accessories.
How to build a pond.
A natural and care-free way to enhance the look of your landscape is with
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Gardeners are just crazy about tomatoes. Most gardens have a couple or even
The Compact ComposTumbler quickly converts kitchen and yard waste into
rich, organic compost.
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