Monthly Archives: July 2014

How to Grow a Lovely Looking Landscaping Hedge


Whether you have a small or large garden, having a hedge plant as your fence is always nice. These hedge plants have something unique in them. They grow in a uniform manner. You rarely find these plants growing unorganized. These plants are perfect as fences for your garden. Depending on the size of your garden, you will want to choose the hedge which you want to have in your garden.

In this article we will see how you can grow a hedge fence successfully in your garden. Growing a hedge fence in your garden is not a hard …

Some Tips for Pruning Trees and Shrubs


Are you fed up of having an unorganized garden? Your shrubs and trees require pruning, but you do not have the least idea on how to do it or don’t have time. Whatever be the reason, you should prune your shrubs and trees that will otherwise ruin the appearance of your garden. Listed are some tips which can help you prune your garden.

Use proper equipment

The first thing that you would want to do is use proper equipment. One of the main reasons why many people unsuccessfully prune their gardens is because of using faulty equipments. The equipments require …

The Secrets on Preparing Potting Soil for Your Garden


When you want to prepare potting soil for your garden, then you need to know few methods to do that. The plants you want to grow in your garden will decide the type of soil you require. Different kinds of plants need various kinds of soils for them to be able grow healthy. When you have the right type of soil in your garden, you know that your plants can grow well.

In this article, we will find out how you can prepare soil for your plants. However, you will want to find out the type of soil …

How to Plant Growing Seeds?

growing seeds

Do you want to start a garden? Starting a garden can be a tough job when you are not aware of how to go about things. There are several things you need to know. A garden is the best way to use your time, whether you are working or retired. Gardening is good for healthy and you are not wasting your time as you are going to get back your hard work in the form of fresh vegetables.

Times are hard and it makes lot of sense to grow your own vegetables in your garden. If you are living …

Why to Have Mulch in Your Garden?


What is mulch?

Mulch is organic and inorganic. Inorganic is pebbles and gravel and organic consist of straw and wood mulch. Mostly the inorganic mulch is used for decorative purpose. The pebbles help in designing your garden and provide an elegant appearance. However, they do not contain nutrients for your plants.

They only serve as a decorative item. Organic items including straw and wood help in providing nutrients for your garden. Some of the advantages of using organic items in your garden include maintaining proper temperature in the soil which is essential for proper growth of plants, decreases evaporation …