seed packets

Decoding a Seed Packet

Seed packet directions can be confusing. Even expert growers need advice to help maximize seed-growing efforts. Here is some information that should help.

Garden Soil Potting Mix

How to Tell Which Potting Mix Is Right

Choosing the proper potting mix blend from the vast number being marketed can be daunting unless you know your needs and the right ingredients required.

Annual geraniums fit right in with bold colors. Copyright image by Chris Eirschele, all rights reserved.

Annual Geraniums Bring Bold Colors to Summer Gardens

Annual geraniums bloom with big bold colors an entire season’s worth of summer garden. The colors will bring Wow to your garden, whether lined up side-by-side to edge a planting bed, potted in window boxes, or made part of mixed-plant combinations. Anywhere, annual geraniums will make your garden smile.