The ultimate dining experience for hummers is a well-stocked hummingbird garden. Sure, they will flock to your feeders if that is their only option, and in the earliest days of spring or the dog days of summer, your feeders may be absolutely necessary for their survival. However, nothing….
* Basil * Chives * Cilantro * Dill * * Mint * Oregano * Parsley * Sage * Tarragon * Thyme * Pick a container. . .any container! As long as it allows for drainage, you can grow an herb …..
Timing is everything, especially when it comes to gardening. If you plan your spring plantings around the average last frost date in your region, you’re sure to have an ideal garden season. This map will tell you when the date for….
GHS has taken the Safe Seed Pledge! We believe growing and nurturing plants should start with the best seeds possible, that’s why we offer only non-GMO, certified organic vegetable …..
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Hi, can you please tell me the best way to plant and grow my Pampas grass seeds indoors this winter in order to get a head start and also be able to select the hardy ones for transplanting outdoors in the spring? Thank you, Scott Answer: Pink pampass grass can easily be started from seed. […]
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