By Erin Marissa Russell Bone meal is one of your organic fertilizer options. It’s great in certain situations, but it doesn’t suit the needs of all plants or all gardens. Keep reading to learn what bone meal is good for (as well as its drawbacks), learn how to use it, and find … [Read more...]
How do you prepare soil for peas?
QUESTION: How do you prepare soil for peas? What do I add to the soil? -Tammy R. … [Read more...]
Perlite vs Vermiculite, Fully Explained
by Matt Gibson and Erin Marissa Russell If you are standing in the garden center, trying to figure out which additive your soil needs the most, wondering what the difference is between perlite and vermiculite, then this article is for you. The two soil additives are popular … [Read more...]
Creating Fall Compost for the New Year
by Saffyre Falkenberg What is compost? Compost is decomposed organic matter that gardeners can add to their garden soil. This organic matter brings a whole host of benefits to a home garden, providing valuable nutrients for growing plants and adding additional structure to the … [Read more...]