:: Free article content
Authors: Maximum article exposure. Publishers: Reprintable article content.
Featured Articles
Recently Added Articles
Most Viewed Articles
Article Comments
Advanced Article Search
Submit Article
Check Article Status
Author TOS
RSS Article Feeds
Terms of Service

Gardening Articles
Home Home Gardening

  • Orange is Not Only a Fruit By Joshua Ellison
    Fortunately we’ve already seen the first snows of the year and can soon expect the last frost to fall, thus signalling the dawn of spring and all the colourful .... and moist grounding. After 1-5 years of growing you can expect Tangerine to reach full maturity with an approximate spread equal to its height of 1.5m.

  • Tucking in the Beds By Joshua Ellison
    At this point we’ve all been nipped by the Christmas bug and the responsibilities that come along with it, from decorating the house to seeing that a sizeable .... stems will be susceptible frost damage. So, get everything warmly tucked away and then get yourself inside to enjoy the fire and steaming cup of gin!

  • Hydroponics 101 - Hydroponics Systems Explained By Miles Owen
    Hydroponics gardening is the method of growing plants without the use of soil. You can use this method of gardening to grow almost any plant, from flowers .... pests and plant diseases. However, the yield achieved by using any hydroponics gardening method can be much more than traditional methods of gardening.

  • Hydroponics 101 - Choosing the Right Grow Light By Miles Owen
    Sunlight is, simply and easily put, light from the sun. There are all sorts of scientific ways to measure sunlight, and define it. But for the average .... important to consider a light that has a balanced spectrum. Like sunlight to life on earth, indoor gardening lights are essential to life in your garden.

  • Keeping a Pest Free Greenhouse By Jonathan Miranda
    Growing plants in a greenhouse gives you the opportunity to control the environment on a daily basis. Controlling the temperature, humidity and other .... crops while leaving them alone for you to enjoy. Follow these steps and you will be sure to enjoy a pest free greenhouse that promises to thrive.

  • What's in a Name? By Joshua Ellison
    Etymology, or the origin of words, is a fascinating subject, particularly where plants are concerned. Oft named after the discoverer’s love interest, or .... Linnaeus himself named the ugly little weed, Siegesbeckia, after the surname of one of his fiercest critics! So as you can see, it’s all in the name!

  • The Colour Purple By Joshua Ellison
    Continuing our weekly segment on different plant based colour schemes, we now address red and blues first child – purple. As usual our list includes cultivation .... space them approximately 12 inches apart and cut back to ground level in autumn. They’ll get to about 30cms tall, so are ideal at the front of the border.

  • Trees For Small Gardens By Joshua Ellison
    Last week we gave you information on proper pruning techniques and its many benefits, however even the most dedicated maintenance cannot make a large tree .... an ultimate height of 4-8 metres. It prefers a well-drained but moist soil, preferably acidic though neutral will suffice and clay/sand based is best.

  • Caring For Your Compost By Joshua Ellison
    There are fewer habits a gardener can develop that are of greater benefit than composting. Dedication and persistence are rewarded with a cost effective .... beautiful sweet, dark compost, rest assured your garden will thank you for it, with much improved flowering and produce yields, so it will be worth it!

  • Credit Crunch Hits Our Allotments By Joshua Ellison
    The Royal Horticultural Society have recently published a public interest story concerning the rising prices and popularity of allotment gardening and .... organic fruit and vegetables a place to meet people and socialise, and, if nothing else, an antidote to a growing distrust in our corporate trough fillers!

  • Yellow Fellows By Joshua Ellison
    Continuing our colour coding of the garden, this week, if yellow is your thing, we bring you a host of butter-toned cultivars. Yellow is considered, in .... the whole species is the willingness to flower, and the colour of those flowers, producing bowls of bright golden petals over a long flowering season.

  • Sensory Gardens (if not necessarily sensible!) By Joshua Ellison
    To many, a garden is just a glorified bouquet, somewhere to apply an artistic touch and allow nature to do the leg work and, while the aesthetic appeal .... while the bright red pulp is not perhaps as flavoursome as the variety you’d buy in the supermarket, is still stunning over ice-cream or in Champagne!

  • Luring the Bobbing Red Robin By Joshua Ellison
    There’s much to be said for a healthy bird population in the garden - in winter most of all, when your blooms have retreated from cold weather and the .... will definitely compensate you will the surplus of nests and chicks in the spring season as your hard work comes home to roost. (Pun utterly intended.)

  • Hydroponics 101 - Basic Tools By Miles Owen
    A hydroponics garden is unique in that it does not depend on soil to grow healthy vegetation. Plants do not need soil to grow at all- it just needs fresh .... even pesticides, if necessary). A hydroponics garden is a great way to grow your own vegetation. It comes in many different shapes, sizes and styles.

  • Something Fungal This Way Comes... By Joshua Ellison
    The gardening headlines this week have been plastered with the threat of two new diseases that could potentially devastate Europe’s indigenous tree population .... monitoring of exotic plants allowed to cross British borders, as well as increasing the knowledge and awareness of currently existing domestic threats.

Articles 166 - 180 :: Prev | .. 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 .. | Next

Copyright © 2019 by All rights reserved.

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Submit Article | Editorial