9 Money Saving Secrets Every Gardener Needs To Know

Gardening is fun. It can put food on your table that’s healthy and toxin-free and adorn your yard in beautiful splendor. But, as you may well know, it can be an expensive hobby. Here are some tips to keep your gardening…

4 Reasons To Grow Sage & 20 Brilliant Ways To Use It

Native to the Mediterranean region, sage has a long history of medicinal and culinary use. And with shimmering silvery-green leaves and pretty blue flowers, the sage plant is as beautiful as it is functional. Here’s why sage deserves a place…

How To Grow An Abundant Supply Of Kale

Kale, a member of the brassica family and a cool season veggie, is one of my favorite greens. Not just because it looks so great in the garden and is easy to grow, but also because it is delicious, versatile,…

18 Of The Fastest Growing Veggies You Can Harvest In No Time

Just because vegetable gardening is usually an exercise in patience doesn’t mean you can’t grow fast food. For all the keen and restless gardeners out there who can’t stand the long wait for fresh produce, we’ve gathered up some of…

How To Grow Cucamelons – The Mini-Watermelon That Tastes Like Cucumber & Lime

While most Americans have never heard of cucamelons, this fruit is definitely one you’ll want to know a lot more about. Also referred to as “Mexican sour gherkin,” or its most common name in Spanish, “sandiita” (little watermelon). It actually…

25 Plants & Herbs You Can Propagate from Cuttings

Growing new plants from cuttings is a great way to increase your stock in a relatively short time. Rooted cuttings are often sturdier than seedlings, and come to maturity faster, many of them bearing flowers and fruits much earlier than…

17 Vegetables That Grow Well In The Shade

Most vegetables are high-light plants because they have to produce food. Sunlight is what helps them in food production process or photosynthesis. Unless they get sufficient time in the sun, they cannot make enough food for themselves and for us.…

How To Grow A Lemon Tree From Seed No Matter Where You Live

They say when life gives you lemons, make lemonade, but you really should do a whole lot more than that. This little citrus fruit not only offers a multitude of health benefits, they’re one of the most alkaline forming foods…

If You Use Vinegar in the Garden These 12 Miracles Will Happen

You all know how toxic chemicals are and your garden doesn’t benefit much from them. Even though the market has lots of these chemical-based products, they are not safe for your garden, and for the environment. Why don’t you try…

5 Plants You Can Put in Your House to Clear Your Lungs with Every Breath

In alternative medicine, fall is the season of the lungs.  Your lungs are responsible for passing oxygen into the body, and they are one of five elimination systems. Seasonal allergies and environmental toxins will take a toll on your lungs,…