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10 Cheap and Easy DIY Tomato Cages

A very important part of growing tomatoes is their need for vertical support. This particular need is taken care of by using cheap and easy DIY tomato cages to give the plant the vertical support it needs to grow properly. As almost all tomato...

Sky Pencil Holly

How To Grow The Sky Pencil Holly (Ilex crenata)

This is one of my favorite evergreens because it literally stands up like an exclamation point and announces itself to all passersby. The name Sky Pencil Holly is an apt descriptor. The distinctive shape wants to be used in a bold landscape or as a...

14 Best Tomato Varieties to Grow

Summer is one of the busiest times of the year for a gardener who likes to grow food in their own garden. Canning and preservation that takes place along with growing produce will keep even the most homely gardener quite busy for a while. A lot of...

Home Canning Recipes

Preserving the produce obtained from the garden has always been of great importance to every gardener. Many gardeners have come up with a lot of home canning recipes that allows gardeners all over the world to easily make using their harvest at home...

Beneficial Insects for the Garden

Beneficial Insects for the Garden

Whenever you see an insect in the garden, your immediate thought process leads you to eliminate the insect. This approach can sometimes deprive you of a guardian of your garden. Yes, you heard right, there are some insects that are beneficial for...