Your stripe bar message here.

Hide
Show
Categories: Gardening

Learn to beautify your outdoor spaces with the helpful horticulture tips in this article. You can figure out everything you need, so you do not waste money on unnecessary equipment, or the wrong types of seeds for your environment.

Start your seedlings in pots inside and then transplant them into your garden. They are then more likely to survive and to become thriving, mature plants. The period between plantings will also be shorter. The seedlings are reading for planting immediately after you remove older plants.

TIP! Properly lay your sod. Before laying the sod, the soil must be prepared.

Autumn not only means colder weather but new vegetables to plant. Try using a pumpkin as a natural plant pot. You can plant fall vegetables such as lettuce in an empty pumpkin shell. Slice a hole around the stem, and pull the pumpkin top out. Then remove the guts and use Wilt-Pruf to cover the insides and prevent rot. After that, your pumpkin planter is ready to use!

Tender deciduous shrubs are very fragile, so protect them. Cold weather significantly affects these plants, especially if they are in pots. Tie the tops tightly together, and cover the wigwam with a sheet or blanket draped loosely over it. This method is superior to covering plants in plastic, because air can freely circulate, which prevents rotting.

Knee Pads

TIP! Select plants that produce a relatively high yield. If yield is important, choose hybrids designed to resist cold and diseases rather than traditional varieties.

A set of knee pads is a great investment if your garden has a lot of low-growing plants. The time that you will have to spend on your knees in your garden can cause you unnecessary knee pain. A set of quality knee pads designed for gardening can be a world of relief for your central leg joints.

Use natural pest control when possible. Slugs are repelled by bordering your vegetable garden with either onions or marigolds. Wood ash around your tree will help you keep pests away as well. Natural materials and plants can be just as effective as chemical pesticides at keeping unwanted visitors out of your garden!

Place organic mulch close to your vegetables. The soil will stay moist thanks to the mulch. It will also prevent weeds from popping up around your plants. This could save you lots of weed-pulling time.

TIP! Start your plants in containers before transferring them to the garden. This increases the chance that your plants will survive to adulthood.

When landscaping and horticulture in autumn, choose plants and trees with vibrant colors. That doesn’t have to be it though. Fall foliage provides for the most colorful season of the year. Maple, Beech and Dogwood trees are available in a number of fall colors, varying from bright yellow to rich crimson. When thinking about shrubs, consider barberry, hydrangea and cotoneaster.

Creating a beautiful garden takes a little research, the right equipment, and enough time to enjoy tending it. The effort will pay off, and you will see a good reward for your hard work.

Spread the Word, like or share this page, your friends will also love it and thanks for it.

Tags:
Posted on May 12, 2017

RSS Webhose

  • Dr Merkel reaches out to young voters in Youtube interview, Europe August 18, 2017
    BERLIN (Washington Post) - What's your favorite emoji? How do you deal with sleep deprivation? Are you afraid of World War III? Those were some of the questions put to Chancellor Angela Merkel in an hour-long YouTube live interview that allowed her to demonstrate that she's getting serious about social media - and reach out […]
    straitstimes.com
  • Fashion LED lashes concern some eye doctors August 17, 2017
    Fashion LED lashes concern some eye doctors Share Some physicians in Thailand are concerned that the use of LED lashes are going to cause eye problems later in life. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports. Advertisement
  • Fashion LED lashes concern some eye doctors August 17, 2017
    {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 5:12 PM CDT Aug 17, 2017 Fashion LED lashes concern some eye doctors Share {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 5:12 PM CDT Aug 17, 2017 Some physicians in Thailand are concerned that the use of LED lashes are going to cause eye problems later in life. Keri Lumm […]
  • Fashion LED lashes concern some eye doctors August 17, 2017
    5:12 PM CDT Aug 17, 2017 Fashion LED lashes concern some eye doctors Share 5:12 PM CDT Aug 17, 2017 Some physicians in Thailand are concerned that the use of LED lashes are going to cause eye problems later in life. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports. Advertisement

RSS Google+

RSS abodetoday

  • WWE 2K18: First 47 Playable Superstars Announced August 16, 2017
    You know what they say about WWE superstars: you wait a whole year for a bunch of new playable ones to be announced and then 47 come along at once! I mean, nobody actually says that but that doesn’t matter because today we’re bringing you the first of many WWE 2K18 roster announcements and we’re […]
    admin
  • Pokemon Go: 2 Million Players Played Pikachu Outbreak Event August 16, 2017
    Pokemon Go’s Japan-only Pikachu Outbreak event garnered 2 million players in its 7 day duration, with over 120 million Pokemon caught. Niantic provided details of the Yokohama event – which introduced new Shiny Pokemon and the long-awaited Mewtwo  – after it closed. Held in Yokohama, the event turned kilometers of real-life spaces into Pokemon Go […]
    admin
  • Nelson Marshmallow Sofa August 16, 2017
    admin
  • Egg™ Footstool August 16, 2017
    admin
  • Solid Advice For Choosing The Perfect Cell Phone August 16, 2017
    There are many things you most likely do not know when it comes to cell phones and you are not alone when it comes to this. The the many options available, you may find it difficult to decide which cell phone you should buy, how to locate the best deal and even how to fully […]
    admin
  • Facebook’s AI suggestions come to Messenger in the UK August 16, 2017
    According to Facebook, chatbots were going to change the way we get things done. Users were meant to be able to to buy flowers, order fast food and check in with their bank without ever having to leave the Messenger app. The company quickly dialed ba… Gadget
    admin
  • The Morning After: Wednesday, August 16th 2017 August 16, 2017
    Welcome to Wednesday! Virtually creep inside Kendall Jenner’s closet, watch a drone chill on the UK’s biggest warship and hear about a smart-lock update that bricked said locks. Whoops. Gadget
    admin
  • Barack Obama breaks the record for most-liked Tweet August 16, 2017
    Barack Obama’s August 13th tweet promoting racial and religious tolerance has become the most liked of all time, Twitter says. The message — apparently in response to the death of a woman at Charlottesville neo-Nazi marches — quotes Nelson Mandela… Gadget
    admin
  • Now Alexa can do your bidding through Ultimate Ears’ speakers August 16, 2017
    Alexa keeps making its way to non-Amazon devices recently, such as Anker’s Dot clone and HTC’s U11 phone. Now, it’s gracing two more devices with its presence: Ultimate Ears’ Boom 2 and Megaboom wireless speakers. Simply press the Bluetooth button an… Gadget
    admin
  • AltspaceVR is keeping its virtual hangout open August 16, 2017
    AltspaceVR might have just saved its virtual world at the 11th hour, because the company is halting its plans to shut down. According to a new post by the team, AltspaceVR isn’t closing down and is going to live on. It’s still unclear what’s going on… Gadget
    admin

Top

AbodeToday is Stephen Fry proof thanks to caching by WP Super Cache