Author: GreenThumb

Fungus growing on bark of troubled tree

Diseases that Ruin Trees, Plants, and Gardens

In a perfectly balanced, natural landscape, insects, bacteria, and other microorganisms help the process of recycling nutrients and plants, and decomposition. These insects and microorganisms coexist in your garden to create a perfectly balanced...

How To Reduce Water Usage In Your Yard

Watering your garden is of course important. However, wasting water is not a good idea. Wasting water means an increase in the cost of gardening. Moreover, soon there will be a scarcity of water,...

How to Create An Edible Hedge

Personally, I love creating beautiful, inviting gardens that make you want to spend time in them. What can be an added bonus is making your garden edible! With garden spaces getting smaller and smaller...

Vegetable Gardening

Successful vegetable gardening involves far more than just popping a few seeds into the ground and waiting for a tomato to appear. I’ll briefly cover the basics of vegetable garden design, but you might...

Straw Bale Vegetable Gardening

If you do not have a whole lot of space, or you just want to try something different, you can try straw bale gardening. Straw bales are great for people who want to grow...