Learn how to garden while lessening your impact on the planet. Find out how to make compost and use it to mulch plants to save water. Read other tips on saving water. Learn about pesticides and fertilizers and how to use them correctly. Discover secrets to help make your garden a place where beneficial insects want to live.
You can’t beat the taste of homegrown fruits, vegetables, herbs and nuts. Plus, there are so many varieties of produce that can’t be found in any store. Use this page to learn more about how to grow your own food.
Ornamental plants add value to a landscape and help make a house a home. These articles focus on natural/organic lawn care, how to plant and care for shrubs, trees, flowers and succulent plants.
Plant problems are sometimes difficult to diagnose. Plants may be bothered by pests and diseases, however, some plant problems have other causes. If your plant problem leaves you stumped, you may need to take a sample to your local nursery or garden center or local Master Gardener office.