Gardening Help Articles

If you're a beginner vegetable gardener, here are basics on vegetable garden planning: site... read more
 Strategic Moves, Stuart Wood’s New York Times best-selling mystery, is one of my favorite books,... read more
Thinning the vegetable and herb crops, I think, is one of the hardest jobs in the garden. Once the... read more
Reclaim a small field, farmland, or large garden soil that is either over-spent or neglected. Then... read more
Looking for great garden plants? Here are plants lists and advice for different types of gardens.... read more
For a list of US Mail-Order sources, click here. Corn Hill Nursery 2700 Rte. 890 Corn Hill, NB... read more
Plant hardiness zones help gardeners understand which plants will most likely survive at a ... read more
Contact your local state cooperative extension Web site to get help with tricky insect problems,... read more
With water becoming a scarce and costly commodity in some areas, many vegetable gardeners might... read more
Pruning trees and shrubs may be the most feared act in gardening. Using sharp metal objects to cut... read more
Contact these garden seed catalogs and mail-order sources to order plants and products. For a list... read more
See our how to grow spring-planted bulbs. Our handy chart takes the guess-work out of... read more
See our how to grow fall-planted (spring-flowering) bulbs with our handy chart.  Fall-planted... read more
An accurate soil test will indicate your soil’s pH level will specify the amount of lime or sulfur... read more
Find average frost dates for your last spring frost and first fall frost. (If you're a farmer or... read more
Below is a chart showing Canada frost dates in the spring and fall for various Canadian cities. (... read more
Different vegetables require different conditions to thrive. Plan your garden accordingly with our... read more