Tis the season for holiday decorating and while trees, poinsettias and wreaths dominate many garden centers don’t forget creating a beautiful, holiday swag. Holiday swags are versatile. They can be hung from doorways and walls indoors and outside or used as centerpieces on your table. You can make them big and gaudy or small and simple.
For gardeners in most areas of the country, October means planting garlic and bulbs and wrapping up the garden for the season. But for kids, young and old alike, it’s also about Halloween. It’s fun to use the harvest and garden theme when decorating your yard and porch, perhaps even using flowers and veggies you grew yourself. Here are some fun ways to rock this fall classic.
We’ve had a great summer of beautiful flowers in the garden. It’s hard to image they will be gone soon. But you don’t have to just rely on your memory or photos of your flower gardens all winter. With Resident Gardener, Charlie Nardozzi tips, you can preserve some of that color, too.
I love fresh herbs in the kitchen! But with the busy hustle and bustle of everything that goes on in my kitchen, I get paranoid that my garden won’t stay in place, especially if they’re sitting on my windowsill. Luckily, VELCRO® Brand comes to the rescue again and I’m able to secure my adorable mini garden!