Why Is My Eggplant Dying? Causes and Solutions

Why Is My Eggplant Dying

Eggplants are a delicious vegetable garden addition, often prized for their versatility in cooking. But eggplants can also be sensitive and can run into growing problems and fail to thrive. So if you’re wondering why your eggplant is dying, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, I’ll explain potential reasons why your eggplants … Read more

Where to Buy Seeds Online: Herb, Vegetable and Heirloom Seeds

Where to Buy Seeds Online Herb Vegetable Organic and Heirloom Seeds

As a gardener, where you get your seeds is important. You can buy them from big companies like the Home Depot or Burpee — and there’s nothing wrong with that! I used to get a lot of my plants from Home Depot, and still get some there every year. But there are dozens of other … Read more

What’s Eating My Mint? (Holes in Mint Leaves)

Holes in Mint Leaves - What's Eating My Mint

Mint is a lovely perennial herb that grows easily in most garden spaces. But if you’ve noticed holes in your mint leaves, you might be wondering what’s eating them. There are a number of pests that mint can attract and cause holes in the leaves. The good news is these pests can be identified and … Read more

Why Does Mulch Smell Bad? (And How to Fix It)

Garden Mulch - Why Does Mulch Smell Bad

Any gardener knows that mulch can be a very useful tool. I use it to overwinter my strawberries and to help control moisture levels in the garden. But if mulch is so useful, why does it sometimes smell so bad? In this post, I’ll get into reasons why mulch can smell bad, what it means … Read more

Spots on Arugula? Causes and Solutions

Spots on Arugula Causes and Solutions

Arugula is one of my favorite plants to grow in the garden. Its crisp, delicious green leaves are a great addition to salads, sandwiches, and pesto sauces. But it can also be difficult to grow, and you can run into problems like spots on arugula leaves. Here are some of the most common causes of … Read more

Does Rhubarb Die After Flowering? Answered!

Rhubarb in Flower- Does Rhubarb Die After Flowering

Rhubarb is a delicious garden plant, and who doesn’t love a good rhubarb and strawberry pie? So if you’re growing rhubarb, and you notice it starting to flower, you might be wondering; does rhubarb die after flowering? In this post, I’ll answer that question, as well as other common questions related to rhubarb flowering. Read … Read more

Are Carrots a Fruit or a Vegetable? Answered!

Are Carrots a Fruit or a Vegetable

Carrots are one of these ambiguous veggies and they might have you wondering, are carrots a fruit or a vegetable? Let’s take a look. The definitive answer is carrots are a vegetable. As the root of the plant, carrots are botanically a root vegetable. So let’s find what classifies carrots as a vegetable, how do we … Read more

Why Is My Rhubarb Dying? Causes and Solutions

Dying Rhubarb Plant - Why is my Rhubarb Dying

If your rhubarb plants are dying, you’re going to want to figure out why as soon as you can, so you can fix the issue. Luckily, most things that cause rhubarb to die can be fixed with simple, at-home methods. In this post, I’ll talk about the most common causes of rhubarb plants dying, and … Read more

Spots on Oregano Leaves? Causes and Solutions

Oregano Herb Plant - Spots on Oregano Leaves

Oregano is a valuable herb for cooking, so if you start to notice spots on your oregano leaves, you’ll want to address the issue as soon as possible. In this article, I’ll explore the possible reasons why oregano leaves get spots and what to do about them. The spots on oregano leaves can be different … Read more

Brown Spots on Avocado Leaves: Causes and Solutions

Brown Spots on Avocado Leaves Causes and Solutions

Avocado trees take an average of 7 years to start bearing fruit. So planting an avocado tree is a long-term investment. They are not easy trees to grow and are prone to disease and are generally quite vulnerable. So if you see brown spots on the leaves of your avocado tree you need to act … Read more