Gardening has been my passion for many years. I use compost to improve plant health, I love raised bed vegetable gardens, and grow strong, healthy houseplants. I hope you enjoy all these tips learned from my lifetime of gardening.
Q: What are some tips for caring for plants that I have brought inside for winter?
MS: Houseplants bring life to every room with their delightful foliage - even one without a lot of sunlight. The options are varied, with as many distinctive shapes and textures and shades as what you see out your window. If your houseplants have spent time outdoors during the warm weather, take these steps before bringing them indoors.
Q: Does compost really help my garden? How do I start?
MS: Composting is one of the best ways to increase your growing power. It's not hard once you get started, so I've compiled some of my most useful tips for you.
Q: How do I prepare my garden for winter?
MS: Putting your garden to bed each fall both marks the end of the growing season and presents an excellent opportunity to get a head start on spring. How you prepare your garden for winter depends on your region, but there are some tips to get started.
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