Posts Categorized: Fixes for Common Problems

Shade Gardening

Shade Gardening

Shade gardens are all about filling dark corners; think dappled leaves rustling in a cool breeze, and the scent of damp earth in mid-Summer heat. Is It Worth The Bother? Most shaded spots are easy to ignore. They’re damp. They’re dark. They even harbor green soil and the odd patch of moss. We avert our… Read more

Tips on Composting

Tips on Composting

Right now organic gardening is a trendy subject. The very terms compost and humus are enough to gain a body entree into the right parties. Hot. Cold. Active. Passive. Let’s not get crazy. It’s all just rotting vegetable matter in one form or another. I’m not about to go into a dissertation on the joys… Read more