Rose Gardening Basics with Ron Daniels : Next #rosechat

Guest Post by @redneckRosarian As a part of our continuing commitment to provide educational support to those who want to grow great roses, Ron Daniels joins us for part 2 of our series on rose gardening basics, Ron is a Master Gardener and an American Rose Society Consulting Rosarian. He’ll be back with us to […] Continue reading →

Old School Gardening

2013_GH_Farmer Old School Gardening Garden living, or weaving the garden into your daily life, is a lifestyle filled with rewarding promise and new adventure. Harvesting your own vegetables from your kitchen garden for a dinner party, then arranging a beautiful bouquet from the same source takes careful planning, but can enhance your life whether you live […] Continue reading →

#herbchat : Sterile Soil Mixes for Seed Sprouting

untitled-66 Thursday, January 17, 2013 2 p.m. ET   Newly-sprouted baby seedlings need a smooth, uniform soil and are vulnerable to Damping Off Fungus that collapses vascular tissue (water and nutrient conduits) inside the stems and causes infant plants to keel over and die. Avoid this problem by using a sterile soil mix. Use a soil […] Continue reading →

KissMyAster Book Giveaway

Fullscreen capture 1142013 74912 PM Tonight on #gardenchat the energy is building with Spring 2013 planting right around the corner.  Maybe it is all the fantastic images being shared from our friend @NatraCourtney as she guest host tonight about the National Green Centre Trade Show and all the really cool horticulture goodies she found while attending. We went to hear […] Continue reading →

The Roo Apron Sponsors Giveaway on #gardenchat Monday 1/14

logo(1) Tonight during the #gardenchat event on Twitter we are getting the inside scoop on what is new for  gardening 2013 with a recap from the latest garden industry trade shows.  During the hour of #gardenchat a lucky participant will be chosen as to receive a Roo Gardening Apron.  The Roo Gardening Apron The Roo is […] Continue reading →

How to Make A Twitter Account

Fullscreen capture 9232012 30559 PM Come join us on Twitter : one of the largest growing social networks available.  Twitter is FREE and a great way to connect with 100,000’s plus garden enthusiasts around the world.   In this blog post we will share with you 5 easy steps on how to be connected in the cyber gardens. 1.  Visit Twitter […] Continue reading →