Sowing Wildflower Seeds in Fall

In this video, Tricia from Peaceful Valley shows you how to prepare the soil for a wildflower planting and how to sow your seeds just after your first hard frost. Then you can spend the winter looking forward to spring seedlings.

Dividing an African Violet

I noticed my African violet seems to have two growing centers from which new leaves are coming. It is giving the plant a very odd shape and I’d like to split it into two new plants. Are there any tricks to dividing an African violet?

February is Seed Month at Horticulture

February is already upon us, and we have some gardening goodness to help you through this sometimes-wicked-weather month. It seems like the first day of spring won’t come soon enough, but we can make use of the few weeks left before the thaw to get seeds started. To help you in that endeavor, we’re hosting a month-long seed giveaway.