Rabbits were a big problem for me last year. Any tips on stopping them from eating my entire garden?
English ivy (Hedera helix) is taking over my garden, the bigger landscape and even my house. How can I kill and remove this aggressive vine for good?
Something seems to be eating my coneflower petals. Any idea what it could be?
Whether they need to save money or they just want to live more self-sufficiently, many people are turning to DIY projects and homemade products to get things done around the home. For gardeners this might include creating our own compost, … Read Article
Impatiens is a shade-loving tender perennial (often grown as an annual) that blooms in a wide range of beautiful colors such as reds, purples, pinks, whites and oranges. While they are popular selections with long-lived, eye-catching blooms, they are becoming … Read Article
Some dahlia tubers I was storing are moldy. Can I treat them somehow and plant them?
A neighborhood cat keeps walking through my garden and I don’t want him to. What can I do?
What can you tell me about scale insects?
I saw an opossum in my garden. What can you tell me about opossums?
Cutworms are the larvae—or caterpillars—of a number of different night-flying moth species. Living up to their name, these pesky larvae cut down young plants at the soil surface or below when they feed. Although they do not cause damage once … Read Article
If you are new to starting seeds indoors, there are a few problems you might encounter. Here’s what they are, and what to do about it: