Fall flowers for pots: 10 ideas to add color and interest

The best fall flowers for pots are bursting with color and interest, and offer a long blooming season. If your container gardening ideas are usually limited to the best spring bulbs and summer show-stoppers, then you need to consider the possibilities offered by fall-flowering plants. ‘As summer fades into fall, the garden takes on a …

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Gardening with children: 8 projects for kids of all ages

There are so many benefits of gardening with children. Not only can it offer the younger generation the chance to grow their own flowers, fruit or vegetables, but they will also discover more about nature and learn invaluable lessons. Long summer days offer the perfect opportunity to get your hands in the dirt together, and …

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Let’s Grow Stuff: From planning to planting a balcony garden

June 15, 2022 Sigrid Peterson Greetings from the balcony garden! It’s me, again, Sig — beginning gardener, budding grower and blog contributor for the new season of PBS Wisconsin’s Let’s Grow Stuff. While our show co-hosts, Ben Futa and Qwantese Winters, are hard at work filming and sharing gardening techniques, insights, how-tos and hacks from …

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10 Best Indoor Plants to Improve Your Health and Home

Wa Nity Canthra / EyeEm If some of the best indoor houseplants have taken over your interiors, seemingly sprawling across bookshelves, side tables and kitchen countertops, you’re not alone. Sales of leafy green flora have soared over the past couple of years as many spend more time indoors; they’ve been a hit on platforms like …

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Why this book about container gardening is a total page-turner – Orange County Register

If you want to grow vegetables but live in an apartment or condominium where your gardening area is restricted to a balcony or a patio, you will want to get a copy of “The Vertical Veg Guide to Container Gardening” (Chelsea Green Publishing, 2022) . I read a fair share of gardening books and, while …

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Fraser Valley Sidhu nursery get unique plants started for home and world

Breadcrumb Trail Links Life Homes Gardening Opinion: Several of Sidhu & Sons Nursery Ltd.’s varieties have become the cultivars of choice for many North American nurseries, and even in Europe Pieris japonica Glowing Hearts has scarlet new growth accented with a chartreuse stripe. It will grow about five feet tall over 10 years, is tolerant …

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