How to Keep Plants Healthy

Things to Avoid When Growing an Indoor Herb Garden

Herb Garden

Growing an indoor herb garden can be both an enjoyable process and it can yield satisfying results. While gardening comes naturally to some people, it can be very challenging for others. Hopefully the following list of things to avoid when growing an indoor herb garden will help to steer you in the right direction: Don’t Continue Reading …

Why Do Indoor Plants Need Light?

Why do houseplants need light?

All plants need light to survive. They use photosynthesis to change light into energy that they can then use to live. Plants are amazing things and light is one of the most important things on their want list. Houseplants have similar light needs as plants that are found in nature. Here is some more information Continue Reading …

Light and Temperature: The Right Mix for Your Houseplants

The lighting and temperature of a home are among the things that are the most important when determining how comfortable we are in the house. These things affect almost everything that we do in the house. Light and temperature are also very important to the other living things that are in the house. Pets and Continue Reading …

Indoor Plants and Lighting Overview

Light is arguably the most important thing that a plant needs. Water would be a close second place, but without light, photosynthetic plants simply cannot get the energy that they need to survive. Houseplants sometimes have a difficult time getting all of the light they need from just sunlight available through windows. There are many Continue Reading …

Let There Be Light: Your Indoor Houseplants

Lighting is one of the most important factors for growing a plant successfully. Light is absolutely essential for all plants to grow that use photosynthesis. Even though some plants really need very little light to survive, they still need light. Making sure houseplants get the right amount of light will help them grow better and Continue Reading …

The Media of Hydroponic Gardens

Just as a farmer must choose which hydroponic system he will use in his hydroponic garden, he must also choose which medium will be used in their hydroponic gardening systems. Different media are appropriate for different growing techniques. Additionally, different media have different costs, maintenance and results. The combination of hydroponic system and the medium Continue Reading …

Hydroponic Garden Basics

A hydroponic garden is a garden where plants are grown without the use of soil. Hydroponic gardening is advantageous for a number of reasons. When a plant is placed in the ground and the soil is the means by which it obtains its nutrients, the root systems are often more developed than the plant itself Continue Reading …

Advantages and Disadvantages of Hyrdroponic Gardening

Here you will read a brief summary of the advantages and disadvantages of hydroponic gardening: Advantages of hydroponic gardening · The typical growth rate of a hydroponic plant is thirty to fifty percent faster than a plant that is grown in the soil under the same conditions. · The yield of plants grown in a Continue Reading …

Hydroponic Gardening Explained

Gardening is something that people have been doing for thousands of years. There have been plants around about as long as earth and they are essential for life on the planet. But recently, more and more people have been turning to hydroponics for gardening, especially when production is tied directly to a business or to Continue Reading …