Do not make the mistake of giving your wife a big bag of manure for her birthday. Even though she may be an avid gardener, her birthday is no time for presenting her with organic fertilizer that she can spread out in her flower beds. While bags of manure, mulch and river rock may be quite appropriate for enhancing an outdoor garden area, they are not appropriate gifts. If you want to buy a gardener a gift, consider some of the following ideas.
Growing and caring for a garden takes a lot of time and effort. Unfortunately, certain types of animals can make this even harder for you. Protecting your garden from animal pests is essential in order to keep your plants thriving and prevent serious damage.
There are many simple tips that gardeners can follow each year to ensure a successful growing season with a wonderful harvest. Successful gardening isn’t something that a gardener works on just in the spring. Successful garden planning happens year round. While the current garden in well on its way, planning for next year should already begin.
Keeping your garden clean, neat, and fresh can be a challenging task, especially for those new to gardening. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to help prepare and maintain your garden so that regular cleaning is therapeutic and enjoyable, not frustrating. Try these simple, time-saving methods to prevent serious problems before they occur and make your gardening work a little easier.