Fungi can be a tricky food to look for. It’s known for its health benefits, is high in nutrients, and there…
Sometimes you don’t have a big yard to work with or the ability to get on your hands and knees to…
Vertical gardens are popular for their creative and beautiful aesthetic. The fact that they save you space is only one of the benefits to one of these unique gardens. One of the best things about an indoor vertical garden is that it’s the perfect way to grow medicinal herbs. And you can create one inside your home or apartment without taking up a lot of room. Here, we’re going to tell you what you need to know to build and maintain an indoor vertical garden. Once you have your herbs growing strong, give vertical gardening a try with fruits and veggies, too.
While exercising has always been applauded as one of the best stress-relieving activities, which is very true. However, gardening is oftentimes…
Living in an apartment limits the amount of space you have and you often don’t get a yard, balcony, or outdoor space of your own. If you live in a big apartment complex without a yard, you can’t even speak to your landlord about starting an outside garden. Well, don’t feel you have to do without some greenery in your living space just because you don't have a backyard. Even if all you have is a window, you can accomplish so much. There are several options for growing plants inside your apartment. We’ve gathered all our best apartment gardening tips so you can create your own.
Potatoes are very versatile and you can create a variety of meals with them, from baked potatoes to french fries. Sweet potatoes are even more versatile. You can grow all year round and they taste just as good in any season. Whatever your reasons for growing sweet potatoes indoors, we’ve created the ultimate guide to help you get the best results. We’ll cover all the basics of growing potatoes inside so you can try it out yourself.
Designing your backyard landscape can feel daunting. If you’ve never done it before, you might not know where to start. The good news is that everybody is a beginner at some point. It doesn’t have to be difficult to bring your landscaping ideas to life. It’s supposed to be a fun way to bring out your creativity while improving the curb appeal of your home at the same time. You can do almost anything you want to create a better outdoor space for yourself. To make the process easier, we decided to share our nine tips and ideas to better backyard landscaping. These are the most important things to keep in mind when putting together the plan for your beautiful outdoor living space.
Did you know that there are many ways to hang herbs in your home and that a lot of them look pretty darn cool? Growing herbs doesn’t need to be done outdoors or on the windowsill in your kitchen, even if you're working with small spaces. It’s not only about where you hang you herb planter and how they look - there are many benefits when you grow herbs. Not only are they more cost-effective than buying herbs in the store but you can also be sure that your recipes are fresh and free of pesticides. Read on for seven cool hanging herb garden ideas as well as tips for growing your favorite herbs indoors.
Did you know that you can successfully grow a garden from inside your home? Indoor gardening has truly never been easier now that there are options for supplemental grow lighting. While you should still try to position plants within your home so they get natural, direct sunlight, we understand that in some cases this just isn’t possible. Hence the creation of grow lights for indoor plants! Grow lights mimic natural sunlight so you can’t just choose any old lightbulb, place your plants under them, and call it a day. These lights stimulate photosynthesis and create the right color spectrum that allows your plants to thrive. Plant lights also allow you to grow plants during their offseason as both the light source and temperature can be controlled indoors. We’re going to take you through how to choose the best grow lights for indoor plants so you can get started right away.
What if we told you that you could grow fresh vegetables, offseason, without ever having to leave the comfort of your home? We know that not everyone is an outdoor gardener and we have to respect that. We also respect that you may want to grow tomatoes in the dead of winter and there’s certainly nothing wrong with that. Yes, you can grow a garden that thrives indoors with the right tools – and creating an indoor tower garden with adequate lighting is a great place to start. We’re going to take a look at everything you need to know about indoor tower gardens and the lighting they require so you can get started.