What is the Difference Between Mint and Peppermint?

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Peppermint is really a sub variety or a plant that is part of the larger mint genus of plants. It forms a subset of...

What is the Best Way to Keep Basil Fresh?

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Basil, whether the Italian variety or its sweet Thai version, has long been a favorite ingredient in many regional cuisines. It is very versatile...

Aeroponics vs. Hydroponics vs. Aquaponics – What’s the Difference?

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It's very easy to think that because all these cultivation methods end with the suffix "-ponics" that aeroponics, hydroponics, and aquaponics are...

How Often Should I Water My Vegetable Garden?

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You should water your plants depending on the type of plants you're growing and the weather conditions in your area.

When Is Basil In Season? We’ve Got Answers

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It all depends on the variety of basil you're keeping. Please understand that basil is a member of the mint family, and...

How to Care For Your Moonstone Succulent

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A popular choice for home gardeners, succulents are prized for their diverse, varying pigments, exotic appearance, and their ease of care. The...

How to Grow Microgreens Without Soil – Go Hydroponic!

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Microgreens are definitely the ‘in thing’ in today’s day and age. These young vegetable greens are becoming more popular because first of all, it’s...

How to Harvest Lettuce So It Keeps Growing! The Right Way

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Lettuce is actually made up of a crown with leaves growing in waves radiating from that crown. If you are patient and you...

How Much Cold Can Succulents Tolerate?

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How much cold can succulents tolerate? Well, there's a big difference between temperature tolerance and the ideal temperature for your succulent plants...

Are Your Mint Leaves Turning Yellow? Here’s Why!

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What causes the leaves of your mint plant to turn yellow? The most likely causes are overly moist soil, over-watering, and not...

Growing Microgreens in Coconut Coir – No Soil Required!

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First things first, what is coconut coir (or coco coir)? Coconut coir is plant fiber made from the coconut...

What is the Difference Between Microgreens and Sprouts?

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As microgreens take America by storm, more and more people are putting these amazing superfoods into their salads and sandwiches. It seems that regardless...

How to Handle Brown Spots on Basil Leaves (…and can you...

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If you have been growing basil in your garden for quite some time, you would notice that some plants would have leaves that...

9 Easy to Grow Vegetables for First Time Gardeners

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First-time gardeners can look forward to a fairly long list of plants that have proven themselves to be quite newbie-friendly. You don't necessarily have...

Are Basil Flowers Edible? Well, It Depends…

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Usually, when people eat basil, they prefer the leaves. This pretty much explains 95% of culinary basil use. For the remaining 5%, there are...

When to Harvest Buttercrunch Lettuce: Get Your Answers Here!

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When is the best time to harvest buttercrunch lettuce? Usually, buttercrunch (or "butterhead") lettuce is best harvested during the latter end of...

How to Prune Basil Without Damaging It: Keeping Hope Alive!

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It's very easy to kill basil by pulling it the wrong way. If you're reading this, you have probably gone through at...

When to Prune Basil for The First Time… And More!

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Basil is one of the best plants to have growing around your home. It’s incredibly easy to grow and doubles as a...

Does the Color of Light Affect Plant Growth? Heck Yes… and...

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Growing plants indoors requires many things that may not be mandatory for plants being grown on your front porch or in a...

How to Tell Determinate from Indeterminate Tomatoes: A Quick Guide

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I am someone who looks forward to fresh, homegrown tomatoes every summer.  There’s nothing quite like biting into a...