5 Clever Borax Uses In Your Garden

Borax, also known as sodium borate has incredible uses for your garden because it has natural and powerful properties. For instance, the only mineral salt with acidic properties from borax is boron. It is naturally occurring, and it has been around for ages. However, you should know that borax uses go beyond its all natural cleaner properties. In this article, …

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DIY Drip Irrigation System For Potted Plants

When you have a drip irrigation system for your potted plants, you know life just gets easier. The system also saves you a lot of time so for me, it was an incredible investment. Not to mention, the irrigation system is also very easy to install. Thus, you can make your own as a well-spent project, it doesn’t take much …

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3 Easy Steps to Clean Chalky Residue on your Terra Cotta Pots

We all know how terracotta plant pots get a crusty white residue on them over time. That looks actually pretty bad. However, don’t stress it out, cleaning them is quick and easy. In this article, I will show you exactly how to clean chalky residue on your terracotta pots in 3 easy and quick steps! I like using terracotta pots …

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DIY Support Cage To Keep Large Peonies From Falling Over

My favorite flowers are the large peonies that smell heavenly. Once the peony buds start to open, the flowers quickly become so large that the stems aren’t able to support the heavy flowers. Thus, the flowers inevitably go crashing into the ground. Now, I don’t want that to happen, they are amazing flowers to have. Hence, I want to make …

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The Best Recipe To Make Your Own Succulent Soil

After years of trying and trying, I finally came up with the perfect succulent potting mix recipe. Personally, this is the best soil for succulents, and it’s super easy to prepare! In this post, I will share my recipe and show you exactly how to make your own succulent soil. Keep reading and check it out. The first thing I …

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Get Rid of Fungus Gnats in Houseplants Soil

Fungus gnats are probably the most annoying indoor plant pests. And, the worst part about them is that they can infest any plant that is growing in soil. You will see them crawling out of the potting soil. Probably, most of them will also be flying around your plant when you are watering them. Thus, if you face this problem, …

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4 Methods to Get Rid of Mealybugs in Your Houseplants

Mealybugs are the most annoying pests, in my opinion. Especially when I find them on indoor plants. They like to hide and then come in with a sneak attack. Thus, imagine my surprise when I discovered a white cottony growth on plants overnight. That’s their work so I know I need to get rid of mealybugs from my indoor plants. …

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5 Steps To Clean & Sanitize Your Seed-Starting Pots

Before you start working on your garden, you know that the first step would be starting your plants from seeds. However, even if it is a great way to jump-start, most people don’t know they need to clean and sanitize the pots. Why is that so necessary, though? Well, when you are growing your own seeds, you will notice that …

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Tips & Tricks to Use Fallen Leaves as Mulch

If you want to save money when it comes to gardening, using fallen leaves as mulch would be your best option. This has always been a great idea, but there are also some warnings you should know about. We all know that mulch helps with regulating the soil temperature. It keeps hot summer sun from heating the soil too much …

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5 Clever Tricks to Protect Plants from Frost

As gardeners, we know what needs to be done when the weather gets cooler. Thus, it is that time of the year when we need to protect our plants from frost. Especially because frost can be deadly and because freezing temperatures cripple the crops we have been working really hard on. Of course, there is no rush to just go …

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