How to Choose the Best Plant Starts at the Nursery

Do you buy your plant starts from a local nursery? Here are a few tips on how to choose the best plants for your garden!

5 Ideas for Spring Plants and Planters

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10 Spring Garden Tips

Spring arrives this week! It’s time to get in the garden and get growing! Here are 10 spring garden tips to get your veggie garden starting off right!

How to Grow Seeds Indoors

At some point every gardener decides to grow their own seeds indoors. It’s cheaper and more cost-effective. Learn these 3 basic techniques to grow your seedlings indoors with Rick Stone of Our Stoney Acres {dot} com. Just for being a Bakerette reader, get $5.00 off Rick’s online video course for a total of just $14.00! Now, that’s a steal!

Five Steps for Starting a Garden in the Fall

The best gardens come from careful planning and fall is a great time for starting a garden. Dig into your garden adventure with these 5 basic steps.

Top Five Reasons to Plant Your Own Garden

There are many reasons to plant your own garden, and Rick from shares his top five. I was blown away by number four!

How to Extend Your Gardening Season: Important Materials and Structures

Learn about important materials and structures needed to extend your gardening season into the fall and winter months.

Growing a Year Round Vegetable Garden

Vegetable gardening doesn’t need to be limited to the 4 summer months. With just a little forethought and planning, you can extend your garden year round.

Grow Your Own Garlic!

Grow your own garlic! It’s Easy and Rewarding! It’s planted in the fall and harvested the following year.

Japanese Cherry Blossoms (Sakura)

The delicate pink sakura, or cherry blossom tree, is associated with Japan. They bring stunning spring flowers, handsome bark & colorful autumn leaves.

Cleome “Spider Flower”

To add interest, height, and variety, plant the Cleome hassleriana, also commonly known as spider flower or spider plant. It’s a very attractive annual with a long flowering season.

Potager Gardens

Potager gardens have been around for a long time, but the concept is relatively new in the U.S. Consider these plants to create your own potager garden.