Gardening

Great gardening tips and information

Saltwater Swimming Pools

Saltwater pools are definitely the way to go if you’re considering adding a pool to your home and can be the best addition if done properly.

Growing Summer Vegetables in North Florida

We still have at least 60 to 75 days of warm weather left and many plants will produce fruit in less than this time. I recommend using already established plantings, rather then starting from seed as this lengthens the harvest time.

Caladiums Thrive in Northeast Florida

The caladium is a summer bulb that thrives in the summer here in Northeast Florida and puts out colorful heart shaped leaves. These are easy to plant in the ground or in pots and you can use them in arrangements…
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The Century Plant on Amelia Island

The Century Plant, or Agave Americana, is originally from Mexico but now grows in a variety of places and Amelia Island is one of them.

The Parrot Flower

The Parrot Flower is exceptional in beauty and hardly looks real.

Florida Oranges

Florida citrus is a popular gift. It can be shipped fresh, squeezed into juice or made into marmalades.

Compost as Fertilizer

Compost is made when your yard and kitchen wastes are digested by microbes, which are fungi and bacteria.