Gardening

How to make a butterfly garden!

As children, all of us were fascinated with Butterflies! When we know the connection with caterpillars and butterflies, in the early…

Flowers

Fruits

Growing Jelly Melons

Sometimes, you get vegetables and fruits that look strangely odd-looking exotic. They might make you wonder about the edibility. ‘Do you really eat that? Or you do ….…

Grow Goji Berries

Grow Goji Berries

From time to time, we hear about Super-foods. A must-grow for the gardeners! That are rich in anti-oxidants! Everyone falls over each other to get their hands on.…

Elderberry

Better known for its purple black fruits, elderberry (Sambucus canadensis) grows wild in southern Ontario and eastern North America. It is grown in home gardens as an ornamental…

Vegetables

Growing Jelly Melons

Sometimes, you get vegetables and fruits that look strangely odd-looking exotic. They might make you wonder about the…

How to grow Bloody Dock

How to grow Bloody Dock

We love vegetables for their taste and nutrients. But sometimes, we love them for their looks. We love…

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Compost

Recycle or compost? What to do with paper?

Composting has come mainstream and is being done in big scale. There are always questions about what can be composted. We do get conflicting…

Don’t kick it to the curb!

Just leave the leaves alone! Every fall, it is like a religious ritual. On every garbage pick up day, you see paper bags filled…

Bin there, done that!

Bin there, done that!

Do you really need compost bins? Composting has become mainstream. It isn’t limited to landlords anymore. High-rise dwellers are doing composting big time. From…

Season Extension

How To Buy And Use Floating Row Covers

How To Buy And Use Floating Row Covers

Enjoying the fruits of labor year around is the goal of every gardener. But nature gets in the way. For people in the tropics, it is not much…

Disease

Season Extension

Tools

Herbs

Plants

Vegetables

Growing Jelly Melons

Sometimes, you get vegetables and fruits that look strangely odd-looking exotic. They might make you wonder about the…