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Subtropical Gardening · 1M ago

Redesigning Your Garden

Isn't that a beautiful garden?  I found an article that spans several years starting with a yard full of dirt.  The transformation is amazing!Click here to go to the article from the MiaFleu...
Subtropical Gardening · 1M ago

DIY Greenhouses

Greenhouses are awesome.  Back in the late 1990's, JR, my late husband started building a greenhouse for me made out of recycled windows and sheets of thick glass.  Here is a photo . . .He n...
Subtropical Gardening · 1M ago

Trellised Containers for Inspiration

I am so inspired by these photos of large container plantings with trellises for support and I thought I would share it here even though I don't have a photo source.The photo was shared in a...
Subtropical Gardening · 2M ago

DIY Hypertufa Plant Containers

Spring's arrival brought ideas for all types of garden projects.  Hypertufa containers is something I never experimented with, even though I loved my concrete DIY projects.  Since my emphasi...
Subtropical Gardening · 2M ago

DIY Concrete Garden Hands

Love this unusual concrete garden hands container!  I'm always looking for unique containers I can make myself, especially those made with concrete :)Click here for the tutorial.
Subtropical Gardening · 2M ago

Awesome container gardening idea

Since container gardening is my preferred method of gardening, I'm always looking for new ideas.Garden Lovers Club has an article on container planting that includes a video that includes a ...
Subtropical Gardening · 3M ago

Crotons - What You Need to Know

Crotons are colorful and showy in the landscape.  They can be grown in containers as in the photo from my garden, or grown as a shrub (great for hedges).  There are various varieties that ca...
Subtropical Gardening · 3M ago

Make and Use Leaf Mold in Your Garden

Rake them leaves up, store in a large black garbage bag and let sit in a designated area of your yard.  It is that easy to make leaf mold.  My hibiscus and other acid-loving plants loved the...
Subtropical Gardening · 9M ago

Stump Removal Trick

Neglect has turned our paradise into a forest.  It is in dire need of cutting all those trees down!Stump removal has always been a problem for me.  Since I am very aware of the ecosystem tha...
Subtropical Gardening · 9M ago

Soil For Raised Beds

Do you want to create raised beds in your garden, but not sure what type of soil is appropriate to use?Click here to go to an informative article on soil for raised beds.