Category archives: Plant Basics



How to Build Compost Bins

DIY Nutrient Rich Goodness For Your Garden Building your own compost bin is easy, convenient, and inexpensive. It will help to make your compost cleaner and faster than most simple piles of garden waste. You can make one or more compost bins as you need and if you like you can create your own compost bin for your apartment if having a backyard is not really an option. Getting your composting solution sorted at […]

How to Plant Citrus Trees in Your Garden

Homemade Lemonade Anyone? There are many different species of citrus tree. They produce many types of fruits that can be used for a myriad of purposes. Lemons, oranges, cumquats, mandarins, lime, grapefruits and so much more are used in the kitchen as condiments, made into juice or just eaten raw. Instead of relying on the supermarket for your supply of citrus fruits, you can plant some in your garden. They […]

How to Kill Yard Moss Naturally

Kill Moss Naturally and Keep Safe Moss will likely grow in your lawn where there are bare areas with poor drainage, excessive shades, diseases and grass varieties which are not suitable for the area. When comparing to healthy grass, areas of lawns covered in moss will not make for a great looking lawn, let alone a half decent back yard cricket pitch.  You can remove moss by using chemicals such […]