Date archive: July 2012

Get Your Own Square Foot Garden [Infographic]

Get Your Own Square Foot Garden [Infographic]

What is Square Foot Gardening? Here is how Jason of Frugaldad.com explains his innovative concept: The idea behind square foot gardening is that you can plant fruits, vegetables and flowers in raised beds, above infertile soil and even out of the reach of pets. Seeds are planted in 1X1 square foot plots, and when harvested…

How to Choose Your Gardening Tool [Infographic]

How to Choose Your Gardening Tool [Infographic]

The right gardening tools can transform gardening from a back paining chore to a thoroughly enjoyable hobby. Different types of tools should be used for planting, pruning, weeding and sowing. If you are not sure which tool to use for which purpose, refer to the infographic below (via Hobby farms). And if you want to…

Composting Guide: What You Can and Can’t Compost [Infographic]

Composting Guide: What You Can and Can’t Compost [Infographic]

We have written earlier about the various methods of composting and their benefits and also about a very innovative way of producing compost in your home or garden. Today we are going to talk about all the item that you can compost and some items that you can’t. You should have a clear idea of…

The Friendly Earthworm [Infographic]

The Friendly Earthworm [Infographic]

We all hate pests, especially those that damage our beautiful lawn. But there is one insect which is not a pest but a friend for your garden soil – the earthworm! Earthworms have the unique ability to break soil and dead plant matter to produce nutrients that are beneficial for the plants growing in the…

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