People love garden-fresh vegetables, but few want to deal with the work of a huge garden. Fortunately, you don’t have to. There are plenty of vegetables that are capable of being grown in flower beds or even pots! They are beautiful and can blend right in with your flowers, and many have gorgeous vines and […]
Who doesn’t love flowers that arrive from bulbs? They are easy, economical, and usually require very little care. In tropical zones, you don’t have to worry about digging them up to store for the winter, either – another plus! You can plant tons of bulbs so that you literally always have something in bloom. If […]
Most shrubbery is evergreen, which means its can handle some seriously cold winters. That’s not a problem in Florida – but what about areas where it’s very warm with tropical temperatures and high humidity? The fact is, the right balance of shrubbery can make or break your outside curb appeal. You need some low lying […]
Lawns are a challenging thing to maintain, especially when the lawn doesn’t want to be tamed. Thankfully for the people of the Tampa Bay area, lawns are easily handled by the many landscapers that set up shop there. While many of them are certainly amazing, there is no definitive best among them all. That […]
Many people work hard on their yard and garden, only to find it had been destroyed by the local deer or rabbit population or the neighbor’s cat. This is frustrating, and barrier fences don’t always work well. It can be a challenge to keep animals at bay without harming them, but there are herbs that […]
If you’re looking to get more from your home garden, here are four easy ways to improve a green thumb.
Thinking about ways to engage your children in gardening and educational opportunities outside of the classroom?