Planning a Food Forest

Planning a forest is essentially creating a small ecosystem on your property. You may be tempted to start by just buying fruit trees and planting around your perimeter, but plants thrive in communities. Instead you need to consider how plants naturally group up in the wild. botanical life exists in 7 distinct layers of any forest. Your personal food forest should have representatives from eacRead More…

Enhanced Germination

So many novice gardeners get frustrated because they are unsuccessful with sprouting their plants from seeds. however most are making very simple mistakes that prevent them from reaching success. IF you follow these basic steps below, you will increase your yields substantially. Start with an aquarium/terrarium (or plastic tote if you must). This ensures a humidity and temperature controlRead More…

Tea Garden

TEA GARDEN Ditch the bottled brew or bagged blend and grow your own tea garden with ease. When people think of tea, they first jump to the idea that there is a tea plant or only a few acceptable plants to make tea from, however throughout time, humans have brewed thousands of plants in water and enjoyed the medicinal and social benefits of teas. The beginning of a good tea is a good plant,Read More…