Spring is in full swing and you know what that means – it’s time to plant your garden! Growing your own groceries is very rewarding and a lot of fun, but in order to make it worth your while, it’s critical to know when to plant your seeds. So we here at Uncle Jim’s Worm Farm put together this little graphic to help you visualize when you need to have your seeds ready to plant, till and compost your garden, and plan to have some youngsters available to help you out! We understand there are…
This neutral garden set is perfect for small gardens. You can still enjoy a casual breakfast outside, or as the evenings get warmer a glass of something fruity at dusk. Fold away table and chairs means you can easily clear them away when you need the space for a larger party. Cheers!
"Deforestation also drives climate change. Forest soils are moist, but without protection from sun-blocking tree cover they quickly dry out. Trees also help perpetuate the water cycle by returning water vapor back into the atmosphere. Removing trees deprives the forest of portions of its canopy, which blocks the sun’s rays during the day and holds in heat at night. This disruption leads to more extreme temperatures swings."
The Hanging Tent Company has produced a suspended tent meant for those that might not want to camp, but will certainly glamp (glamourous camping). Called the roomoon, it’s a sphere-shaped, portable tent that hangs among the trees. This isn’t the first time that we’ve admired this type of structure; similar to the Tentsile, it means you can sleep high above the ground and closer to the stars.
Grow your own.Think a veg patch is beyond the scope of your small garden? With container gardening you could even collect a regular potato crop. This wooden potato barrel is suitable for up to four plants, and the swing door at the front means you can harvest only a few at a time, as needed.