What’s Eating My Plants?

What’s Eating My Plants? As the growing season progresses, we tend to see more and more insects. In some cases, these insects can be pests! Many of these insects enjoy eating our newly plants hostas, vegetables, and blooming crape myrtles. In this video of What’s Eating My Plants, Jane discusses and identifies some common pests

How to Deadhead Flowers

How to Deadhead Flowers Deadheading flowers is an essential part of garden maintenance. Usually, in the late spring to mid-summer, the flowers on your annuals, perennials, and shrubs begin looking tired and old. This means it is time to deadhead! Continue reading to learn how to deadhead flowers. Deadheading Roses It is essential to deadhead

July Garden Tips

July Garden Tips Well, summer has arrived, and we are already counting down the days until Fall. It is hot and humid, and let’s face it, who wants to do yard work right now? While it may be easy to neglect your yard, these summer months are the most important. Continue reading for all of

How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats

How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats picture from https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/fungus-gnats.htm As the summer has progressed, you may have noticed the presence of gnats in and around your houseplants. While they may appear to resemble fruit flies, these are more than likely fungus gnats. While the adult gnats are not harmful to you, your family, or

Perennial Butterfly Garden

Perennial Butterfly Garden Having a beautiful yard is everyone’s goal when planting! However, once you notice that your sanctuary is feeding some of nature’s most beautiful creatures, it becomes clear why gardeners plant specifically for insects and birds! Read on to learn how to build a nectar-rich perennial butterfly garden! Butterfly¬†Bush The Butterfly Bush is