Tag: gardening

by Kayla Mason - 2 months ago

5 Simple Stretches for Gardeners

Gardening can do wonders for your health, but if you don’t take care and stretch your body before spending time crouching, bending, and pulling weeds, you can become very stiff, sore, or injure yourself badly. These simple stretches for gardeners ar...

by Kayla Mason - 2 months ago

Edible Edges: Landscaping That’s Good Enough to Eat!

Edible edges are a smart solution in the landscape if you have limited space or want to make your vegetable garden part of the ornamental garden. Pop in edible plants that look decorative and provide harvestable crops along the edges of the garden f...

by Kayla Mason - 2 months ago

The newest crop of flower and garden books

Spring has sprung here at Floret and the harvest of late daffodils and early tulips is in full swing. After so many gray winter months, it is invigorating to be surrounded with so much vibrant color. Inside, my desk is currently covered with tatter...

by Kayla Mason - 2 months ago

Grow Your Own Spring Salad Garden

Do you remember the days that salad came as a head of lettuce that you would chop up and add to a salad bowl? It seems that these days, salad is usually a mix of pre-washed baby leaves that comes in a plastic box. While it is very convenient, you ar...

by Kayla Mason - 3 months ago

How to Clean Garden Pots

Growing gardens in containers is an increasingly popular way to adorn your outdoor space. Small-space dwellers have the option to create a garden on a patio, deck, or even a fire escape. Start the season off right by properly preparing your pots for...