Keep Your Pets Safe from Plant-Related Accidents

keep your pets safe

One of the most frustrating tasks when plants is keeping your dog or cat out of them. Pets love digging the dirt, using your plant as a litter box, or eating the leaves. In addition, you don’t want curiosity to literally kill the cat; some plants can harm animals. Don’t give up on your houseplants or garden, or on your … Read More

Moving Plants to a New Home

moving plants to a new home

Moving can be a stressful time for anyone. Between decluttering your house and coordinating the move from your old house to your new home, there are a lot of things on your mind. Chances are, most everything from inside your old house will make the move to your new home. But what about your plants? Whether it’s your potted indoor … Read More

The Best Flowers to Plant in Late Summer and Fall

flowers to plant in late summer

Summer is winding down and fall begins, unofficially, after Labor Day. Perhaps you’ve returned from a summer of travelling or have just seen the kids back to school. You may find yourself spending a little more time at home, looking for a creative outlet. As you prepare for cooler weather, don’t put away the gardening gloves and trowels just yet! … Read More

How to Start a Garden at Home

start a garden at home

A garden is a fantastic way to take some control over what you feed your family. It can also let you surround yourself and your home with gorgeous flowers. Gardening requires dedication, but the satisfaction of knowing you grew your own food and flowers might outweigh the time and work. You can learn a lot when you start a garden … Read More