Tropical Houseplant Care Guide: How To Grow Tropical Plants Indoors
Did you know that tropical plants make some of the best houseplants? Learn how easy it is to care for many of these exotic beauties with this comprehensive growing guide, including proper watering, humidity, fertilizing, and so much more. Find out how to determine which types of common tropical plants will do best inside your house, based on light and moisture requirements. Pick up tips on how to troubleshoot pest, foliage, and leaf problems, and make sure yours thrives indoors all year…
How To Store Dahlia Bulbs: Storing Dahlia Tubers Over Winter
Want to stop buying new dahlia flowers every summer? Save yourself some money and learn how to overwinter your bulbs indoors for successful planting next spring, no matter what climate you’re in. Learn when and how to dig up dahlia tubers in fall, and keep them healthy through the winter, without rotting or drying out. Reward yourself with big, beautiful blooms in your garden year after year by properly storing dahlia bulbs in freezing climates for easy planting when the ground softens…
How to Grow Lacinato (Dinosaur) Kale
Lacinato kale is a healthy, delicious, and easy to grow crop that deserves a place in the garden. Also known as Dinosaur or Tuscan kale, this plant has long blueish green leaves that are as ornamental as they are tasty. Learn how to grow this cruciferous leafy green vegetable now. #dinosaurkale #lacinato #gardenerspath
How To Overwinter Sweet Potato Vines
Follow these step-by-step instructions for overwintering sweet potato vines indoors three different ways: as houseplants, taking cuttings or storing tubers.
How To Rebloom Your Amaryllis Plants
Want to keep your holiday amaryllis bulb and get it blooming again next year? Getting your bulb to flower again after Christmas is easier than you think! You can do it with a few simple tips. With the proper care, your amaryllis plant will rebloom annually, and be an all-around great houseplant throughout the year! Learn everything you need to about how to rebloom amaryllis after it flowers with these easy step-by-step instructions, including the necessary dormancy period it needs to regrow.
How To Prune Tomatoes For Maximum Production
Pruning tomatoes is the best way to keep your plants healthy, and maximize fruit production. Tall, overgrown tomato plants are hard to manage, and don’t yield as much fruit. So it’s important to trim leaves and pinch suckers regularly during the summer. Learn about why you should trim tomatoes, which types need it (indeterminate -vs- determinate), and when to do it. Then get step-by-step instructions for how to prune tomatoes, including lots of pictures and tips. #vegetablegardening…
Lady Slipper Orchid Care Tips
Lady Slipper Orchids are exotic looking beauties that are surprisingly easy to grow. Here are some essential care & maintenance tips for Paphiodelium orchids to get the best out of them. #gardening #gardeningtips #houseplants #houseplantcare #indoorgardening #plants #gardening4climate #gardeningforclimate #orchids #orchidcare
15 Best Container Vegetables For Pots & Planters
There are tons of vegetables you can grow in all types of planters, hanging baskets, and window boxes. Container gardening is a great way to grow food anywhere, especially small spaces like balconies, decks, or patios - even if you don’t have a backyard! Get simple tips for how to figure out which container veggies are the best for planting in pots. Plus a list of my favorite container vegetables (like lettuce, tomatoes, spinach, squash, peppers, and much more!). #containergardening…
How To Care For Indoor Palm Trees And Plants
Learn everything you need to know about how to care for a palm plant indoors with these in-depth indoor palm plant care instructions, including watering palm plants, best lighting for palms, fertilizer, soil, pest control, pruning, and fixing common problems (like brown leaves).
How To Propagate Jade Plant Cuttings
Jade plant propagation from leaf or stem cuttings is super easy! Here are step-by-step instructions for propagating jade plants from a cutting.
Collecting and Storing Seeds From the Garden
Learn how to start collecting and storing seeds from the garden to save them for next year. Step by step instructions with pictures.
Lipstick Plant Care Guide: How To Care For A Lipstick Plant
Looking to add a flowering houseplant to your collection? Lipstick plants can be hard to find, but they make great additions for any indoor gardener. These winter blooming plants are surprisingly easy to care for, and look spectacular in a hanging basket or trailing from a tall stand. Learn everything you need to know about caring for a lipstick plant (or aeschynanthus radicans) including how to troubleshoot all kinds of common problems. Find out how fun it is to grow these pretty…
How to Grow Amaryllis Indoors (The Perfect Winter Flower) - Gingham Gardens
Learn how to grow Amaryllis indoors. They are the perfect winter flower! Get easy steps for planting and growing Amaryllis, along with a Bloom Time Chart.