Onion (Allium cepa L.)

The onion (Allium cepa) is thought by some authorities to have been one of the first vegetables domesticated by ...

Learning About Indoor Container Vegetable Gardening

By Christopher Jay Vegetable gardening is a favorite pastime for many, especially for those of us who love to ...

Lady Bugs Are Your #1 Natural Pest Control

By James Ellison First, this bug has many names. Some of it's names are: lady bugs, ladybugs, lady beetle, ...

Horticultural Therapy

The principles of horticultural therapy date back to ancient times when Egyptian physicians prescribed ‘walks in the ...

Hippeastrum – The Popular ‘Amaryllis’

Native to tropical and sub-tropical regions of the Americas, Hippeastrum is grown for their large showy ...

Garden Cold Frames to Extend Your Gardening Season

By J. Ruppel We all are looking for ways to get garden crops sooner, or get more of them. One way to get an early ...