Flame weeders are not miniature flame throwers that set plants afire. Rather, the flame damages weeds enough to destroy their cellular structure.
Starting new shrubs from cuttings is a great fall or winter project that’s easy to do, inexpensive and fun. It’s great for flowering as well as evergreen shrubs.
Leaf-footed bugs are a southern pest that might be marching northward. Learn how to identify and manage this pest in vegetable gardens and flower beds.
Missing flower buds could be a sign of geranium budworms on geraniums, petunias, zinnias, marigolds and other plants. Learn how to ID and manage this pest.
Cover crops can boost soil nutrients, limit winter erosion and provide forage for pollinators. Learn how to plant and utilize cover crops in your garden.