Gardening Information

Home Gardening Section


Welcome to Gardening Information

Article

Gardening Tips, Techniques And Plant Information
Roger King

Some of the most spectacular gardening is on the rooftops and patios of the world's largest cities. Today's homeowners and apartment dwellers do not have to discard gardening. In fact, they can create their own garden hideaway.

Gardening in small space means you plant in containers, choose plants carefully, grow up on trellises instead of outdoor, hang plants from something overhead. Herbs, vegetables, shrubs, and citrus fruits can all be grown in containers. More and more vegetable varieties are available specifically for container growing.

For small-space growing people can grow in everything from custom-made pottery to clay pots and wooden planters. Your gardening containers must have drainage holes at the bottom. Cover the holes with a section of window screen so the soil doesn't leak out.

Get a bag of dry, soulless mix for container gardening. You need to soak the soil with water before planting. This process can be messy, so plan ahead and do it outside if possible. Moisten only as much as you'll need for the current task.

Keep an eye on your gardening container. It can dry out quickly in hot weather. If you really get into it, you might want to consider a drip irrigation system. This is a network of plastic tubing that can be regulated to provide a constant moisture supply to your plants.

Most plants need an average of 1 inch of water every week. You should try to water your garden plants earlier in the day, so the sun can help dry off any water left on the plant. If you see a plant drooping, be sure to water it, because some plants wilt and do not recover if they dry out.

About The Author

Roger King is a successful author and publisher of http://www.1st-home-decor.com Gardening and ideas to showcase your homes.



Home Gardening Best products


Home Gardening News

home gardening

Apple Holler: Pick your own apples and enjoy “Summer Fun on the Farm” with a kids play area, farm park, pony rides, and Wisconsin foods available for purchase. 5006 S. Sylvania Ave., Sturtevant, (262) 884-7100; www.appleholler.com. Boerner Botanical ...

Read more


Home and Garden events

When purchasing a new mortgage or refinancing a current mortgage, people are hesitant to provide contact information due to the legitimate concerns that mortgage companies won't stop calling or emailing. Garden State Home Loans decided to put this stigma ...

Read more


Garden State Home Loans Opens Up Mortgage Rate Pricing Engine to the Public

The Austin Fall Home & Garden Show will feature expert builders and contractors, celebrity guests, presentations, and activities for the entire family. The Austin Convention Center will once again transform into a vibrant, colorful home and garden paradise ...

Read more


22nd Annual Austin Fall Home & Garden Show

‘Liz’s Garden’ is this week’s winner Liz Faragher of Rochester and her photo, "Liz's Garden," is this week's winner of the Homestyle Garden Photo Contest Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/2wlxgtv

Read more


‘Liz’s Garden’ is this week’s winner

Jared, soon to begin his senior at McCallum High School, is hard at work completing his Eagle Scout Service Project, a garden at Covenant Presbyterian ... flagship store prior to the Sept. 2 and Sept. 9 home games. ByGeorge will offer burnt orange bloody ...

Read more


Austin church will have a garden thanks to Boy Scout Eagle project

For more than two decades, the Austin Fall Home & Garden show has helped inspire and motivate homeowners to start and finish their own fabulous projects. This time there’s a lot of buzz around one guest and what she’s bringing to the stage. Tara ...

Read more


Come See Two Hives Honey at the 22nd Annual Austin Fall Home & Garden Show

A mother and her young daughter have been repeatedly terrorised by thugs mistakenly targetting their home. Maree Rolfe and her nine-year-old daughter moved into their Townsville home in March, and have seen vandals fire bullets through their windows and ...

Read more


Bullets in the letterbox and effigies of men hanging from nooses in the garden: Mother and daughter terrorised as thugs mistakenly target their home

Let the stench frenzy begin. A year after the U.S. Botanic Garden produced a goliath-size titan arum, or corpse flower, the conservatory on the eastern end of the Mall is displaying three together, which may be a first in the botanical world. Call them the ...

Read more


Three corpse flowers are about to stink up the U.S. Botanic Garden

Did you know there are over 7,500 tomato varieties? Hybrids and heirlooms are most commonly found in home gardens. Hybrid tomatoes are a cross between two genetically different tomato varieties and give the best qualities of two or more parents.

Read more


Join gardening experts for a tomato extravaganza and plant sale in San Luis Obispo

Chat with us on Facebook Messenger. Learn what's trending across POPSUGAR. A garden has been erected in Kensington Palace, Princess Diana's former home, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of her tragic death. And the garden is absolutely breathtaking.

Read more