How Does Your Garden Grow?
The Old Farmer's Almanac
As the vibrant colors and warm sunshine of summer envelop us, it's the perfect time to indulge in the joys of gardening and plan for a bountiful fall harvest. Summer planting sets the stage for an abundant and rewarding season of fresh, homegrown vegetables and herbs. With careful consideration a...Companion planting is a gardening practice that involves planting different crops together in a way that enhances their growth and health. The idea behind companion planting is that certain plants can benefit from each other by providing nutrients, pest control, and other benefits. Some common...Have you ever wondered why certain plants thrive in your garden while others struggle? Well, that's where hardiness zones come into play! Hardiness zones (sometimes called growing zones, gardening zones or planting zones) are like neighborhoods for plants. They're geographical regions based on a...Ah, the noble art of gardening -- where dreams of lush landscapes meet the harsh realities of thumbs that are anything but green!