Join GardenHowTo where you can share your favourite garden-related content with the world and tap into an ever-growing community of gardening experts.


Share your step-by-step photos of what you made in your garden so others can do it too!


Help others to start their first or new gardening project by writing step-by-step how-to blog posts!


Share video about what you have done in your garden! Our members will love to learn from you!

All Blog Posts (21)

Sowing Seeds In An Aquaponic Garden

In an aquaponic garden it is much easier to sow your seeds than in the traditional way. There is a netting pot which is usually at waist height. Then it is just a matter of waiting for the seeds to germinate and start growing. But there is a little secret that you should know before sowing your seeds. But before we'll breaking down this stuff, let me do a little disclamer: you can always find…

Continue

Added by Antony Werke on November 22, 2017 at 10:58am — No Comments

How to Make Organic Compost

Certainly, there is a good deal of discussion and concern nowadays about organic products and also about defining the meaning of the term organic waste. Essentially, it is the byproduct of any material that is biological in origin.

Common types of such waste includes virtually all paper products, including newspapers and…

Continue

Added by Thomas Wooden on November 16, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Create The Perfect Oasis With The Proper Landscaping

Landscaping has the ability to complete a person’s home Whether a person lives in a rural area or in the city, there is always a way for the landscape to provide a sense of comfort to the home. By incorporating the right masonry, greenery and design, master landscapers can fully transform a person’s yard.

Plants and Shrubs

Plants, flowers and shrubs are all synonymous with a perfect outdoor environment.…

Continue

Added by Thomas Wooden on October 31, 2017 at 7:30am — No Comments

Why Is Aquaponics A Popular Gardening Method?

For manageable food production enthusiast, Aquaponics is the next best thing since sliced bread! And could you blame them? You have meat (fish) and vegetables concurrently without having to spend some time and effort.

This is often looked as a food production system that blends hydroponics and aquaculture in a synergistic environment. For garden work amateurs, Hydroponics is when a particular grows green vegetables not on soil, but developing them using just fertilized…

Continue

Added by Thomas Wooden on October 31, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Gardening Tips

On the off chance that its getting icy and you have tomatoes as yet aging on the vine — save your tomatoes! Pull the Plants Up and convey them inside to a warm dry spot. Hang them up, and the tomatoes will mature on the vine.

Keep garden vegetables from spreading so as to get filthy a 1-2 inch layer of mulch (untreated by pesticides or composts) around every plant. This will likewise hold the weeds…

Continue

Added by Rai Mirrow on March 21, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

The Gardener's Guide to the Galaxy (the best 3 books on gardening)

1. The complete Guide to Saving Seeds

by Robert Gough and Cheryl Moore-Gough will demonstrate to you generally accepted methods to sow and spare 322 sorts of seeds from your greenery enclosure.

You'll find out about germination, fertilization and how to spare seeds to safeguard those awesome tastes and fragrances you deliver in the greenery enclosure. An all around…

Continue

Added by Pamela Jenkins on February 3, 2016 at 10:38pm — No Comments

Essential Apps for Outstanding Gardeners

1.Eden Garden Designer ($1.99)

This application (accessible for iPhones just) gives you a chance to take a photo of your yard then explore different avenues regarding the look of changed plants and trees. You essentially move and customize plants from a decision of around 20 into better places, and the application even gives you a chance to perceive how your yard will show…

Continue

Added by Pamela Jenkins on December 15, 2015 at 5:00am — No Comments

Top 3 Garden Errors That People Make

We all commit errors, in any case, in doing as such, we realize which ones never to rehash, and along the way we find canny systems to add to our cultivating schedules. Anyway, what are vegetable cultivators' greatest bumbles? I've made each of the accompanying three regular planting mix-ups, and in the wake of conversing with a large number of natural plant specialists, I know I'm not the only one. Get ahead by gaining from our blunders as…

Continue

Added by Jay Rocket on December 9, 2015 at 5:30am — No Comments

How To Store Fresh Tomatoes on a vine

Continue

Added by Gordon Howard on August 24, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

5 Awesome Things to do with Chives

I tend to think of gardening as part science, part creative process (and the mystery part that I still haven’t figured out!) and the humble and hearty chive, Allium schoenoprasum, is one of my favorite plants for ‘combination use’. Here are just a few of the things I use them for:

LOW…

Continue

Added by Magster on March 26, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments

Spring - A New Garden in 7 Steps!

It’s spring in my USDA Plant Hardiness Zone 6b area, and I can’t wait to get elbow deep in what I like to think of as my new season rituals. There’s just one problem, the weather!

With snow on the ground and below-freezing temps, I put planting on hold and decided to bundle up and do something the…

Continue

Added by Magster on March 25, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Have You Seen a Hypertufa?

Ah, hypertufa - the seems-too-good-to-be-true, homemade, rock substitute that has had several enthusiastic revivals since it’s introduction in the 1800s. “Revivals” makes me wonder if it literally doesn’t have any staying power.

For those of you who may not know, hypertufa is a manufactured rock, made…

Continue

Added by Magster on March 24, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Get inspired and build your own subversive garden plot!

Added by Gordon Howard on February 2, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Why do you need Green Onions

Hello dear garden enthusiasts!

Today I will tell you the whole truth about the process on how to grow green onions. Consider this info as being taken from the first hands. Raising of the green onion - it's one of my favorite activities. Before starting to cultivate, I learned a bunch of stuff about this great…

Continue

Added by James Smith on March 25, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Radish is not afraid of boiled water

Are you familiar with a feeling of impatience in waiting for the first harvest? But nature is relentless: each vegetable has it's own term. What if you dare to bet with nature a little bit? For example, make radishes to mature well before it's scheduled time.



I sow radish very early: as…

Continue

Added by James Smith on February 2, 2014 at 2:19pm — No Comments

6 Simple Tips on How To INCREASE GARDEN 1.5 times

1. Plant creepers near bushes and other tall plants



For example plant cucumbers, beans or peas next to corn. This way you solve two problems at the same time - space saving and low plants protection from the scorching sun and strong winds.…

Continue

Added by Gordon Howard on December 8, 2013 at 8:12pm — No Comments

Organic Food Statistics

Organic foods are foods that are produced using methods that do not involve modern synthetic inputs such as synthetic pesticides  and chemical fertilizers, do not contain genetically modified organisms, and are not processed using irradiation, industrial solvents, or chemical food additives.

Total…
Continue

Added by James Smith on November 11, 2013 at 8:51pm — No Comments

Things To Do in the Garden in August

We are on the continental divide of the gardening season. On your right is the last 4 months that you invested and the flowers and fruit that your garden has produced to date. On your left is another 4 months [or so, depending on where you live]. This is when apples ripen and tomatoes are harvested. To many of us, the best is yet to come.…

Continue

Added by James Smith on August 7, 2013 at 12:12am — No Comments

Is It Really Better?

As gardener designers we are always on the hunt for something new, but buying untested plants is a gamble. To turn the odds in my favor, I use this checklist. The more criteria a new plant meets, the more likely I am to try it out.

  • It Has A "WOW" Factor

I will take a…

Continue

Added by Gordon Howard on July 25, 2013 at 11:31pm — No Comments

Quick Guidance for a Low-Maintenance Garden

The National Garden Bureau recently asked their Facebook fans for some of their favourite tips for Creating a Low-Maintenance Garden:

Pick the Right Plants

  • First off, let’s make certain you have selected the right plants for your…
Continue

Added by Gordon Howard on July 20, 2013 at 1:34pm — 2 Comments

Follow Us

Online Now

Members

© 2017   Created by Gordon Howard.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service