Category : Gardening : Home & Garden

Homemade Acidic Fertilizer

Gardening
Your home may already contain several items that could save you money on fertilizer for your acid-loving plants. For instance, eggshells are almost 100 percent calcium carbonate, one of the main ingredients in agricultural lime; vinegar has acetic acid; and coffee not only lowers your soil's pH, it

How to Grow a Sunflower House

Gardening
A sunflower house is a great family project that your children can take a part in. The planting of your sunflowers is just the beginning! The fun continues as the sunflower's grow and when your family is able to create your sunflower house! The sunflower house can be an outdoor learning adventure al

Dianthus Diseases

Gardening
Dianthus plants are susceptible to a number of fungal and bacterial diseases. While some only mar their appearance and cause aesthetic damage, others pose a more serious threat to the plants. Care for the attractive perennials so they remain healthy and continue to liven up the landscape with their

What to Plant With Nemesia

Gardening
The delicate, pouch-shaped flowers of nemesia are at home with a variety of plants. The flowers add a touch of fragrance to the garden and come in a many colors including pink, red, blue, white, orange and yellow. Grow nemesia in moist, well-draining, organic-rich soil in full sun or partial shade i