Give Your Garden a Mediterranean Flavor by Growing Citrus in Containers

Citrus can bring a true Mediterranean flavor to your garden and an irresistible memory of summer. Freshly picked citrus fruits can wake up all your senses with their magical scent. How about some lemon, lime or kumquat from your own garden? Growing citrus plants in containers can help this wish come true. A single look […]

Basic Guide To Applying Mulch To Garden Beds

May is for mulching! Every gardener should know this basic rule. If you want to impress your friends and family with your perfect garden beds then spring is the time to get some mulching. Using mulch is so beneficial – it helps with weed control, reduces water loss, prevents erosion and improves the quality of […]

Useful Tips on Growing Carrots in Containers

These root vegetables are widely used in many cuisines – especially for salads, soups and stews. Carrots are usually orange, but they can also come in purple, red, yellow and even white. They are biennial plants that grow up to 1 meter. As for their nutritional values, carrots are actually 88% water, 1% protein, 7% […]