Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Home Gardening News

News on Home Gardening continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

13 min ago | Sunset Magazine

The all-container garden

It started as Plan B: Annette Gutierrez and her husband wanted to create a great room in their Hollywood home but didn't have the budget for a remodel.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home

4 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

Gardens little but lush

Jeff Moore checks the foliage in one of the vast array of combination containers at the Stuckey's Greenhouses location at 1919 Tyler Ave. Many of the floral containers include newer varieties and unusual color schemes.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Indiana, Life, Food, Vegetables

8 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com

County's EARTH Center Offers Day of Gardening Programs

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County invites you to participate in a series of workshops aimed at creating pollinator-friendly habitats.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Middlesex County, NJ, Apiculture, Science, Freehold, NJ

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Henley Standard

Gardening Buddies help keep Henley blooming

THE Henley Gardening Buddies have planted up flower beds in Mill Meadows. They put alpines and herbs in the sensory garden rockery and eight new shrubs in the Rotary garden, along with hebes and ceanothus.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home

Examiner.com

Weekend weeders: Get exercise gardening and avoid back pain

You've heard of weekend warriors who go to the gym only on Saturdays and Sundays, then pay the price with backaches on Monday? There's a similar problem that can occur if you garden only on the weekend - we're calling it Weekend Weeder phenomenon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Health, Back Pain, Arthritis, Medicine

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Garden Detective: Will jacaranda bounce back from freeze?

Questions are answered by master gardeners at the UC Cooperative Extension services in Sacramento and Placer counties.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Sacramento County, CA, Placer County, CA, Sacramento, CA

Tring Today

'Outstanding' nursery celebrates state of the art refurbishment

Hemel Hempstead's MP marked the start of a new era of 'outstanding' learning and play at Lime Grove Day Nursery after a seven-month building and refurbishment project.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire County, England, Home

Yahoo!

War widow touched by Kate's sympathy

War widow Nicole Pearce says her meeting with the Duchess of Cambridge was a surreal and privileged experience, but she desperately wishes it could have been under different circumstances.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prince William, World News, Home, US Military, US Air Force

Malvern Gazette

VIP garden gala will help battle cancer and dementia

The event will take place within a new outdoor theatre at the Three Counties Showground with guests treated to exclusive access of the show gardens, a champagne reception, Three Counties inspired canapA©s, live musical performances, speakers including a celebrity gardener, and a money-can't-buy auction.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

Butte County marijuana grow site cleanup reveals hazards to wildlife

A species of salamander rarely found in the Concow area is picked up during a recent, multi-agency cleanup of a former illegal marijuana garden site.

Comment?

Related Topix: Marijuana, Butte County, CA, Concow, CA, Home, Headphones

This is Oxfordshire

I'm going for gold and my 10th gong'

Buy this photo Green Gables Guest House owner Narinder Bhella in his award winning garden which scooped him a gold certificate.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home

WKBT

Minn. nurseries offer 'bee safe' plants

Some nurseries are offering plants that are free of an insecticide that experts have partly blamed for a die-off of bee populations in recent years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Entomology

Contra Costa Times

Hayward school, Union City home for elderly bearing fruit from community gardens

Melissa Morris, center, project specialist at Tennyson High School, leads a group of students in the school's community garden and farm in Hayward, Calif., Friday April 11, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Home, Union City, CA, Hayward, CA, Life, Food, Vegetables, Education Etc.

Wiltshire Times

Trowbridge golden wall of sunflowers to mark 50 years

Trowbridge Town Council is supporting Trowbridge in Bloom to celebrate the 50th anniversary of RHS Britain in Bloom this year by planting sunflowers in Poet's Corner behind the Civic Centre.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home

South Yorkshire Times

Garden revived by flowerpot gang

NHS staff from across Yorkshire got their hands dirty for a good cause by helping at a community engagement gardening project at Cantley Community Centre.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home

San Jose Mercury News

Free tours of water-wise California-native gardens

As California's drought continues, despite some welcome rain, and rumors of further water restrictions keep swirling, thirsty green lawns are becoming less attractive to home owners, businesses and institutions alike.

Comment?

Related Topix: California, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Home, Fremont, CA, Martinez, CA, El Cerrito, CA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

EDGE

How to Get Your Home Ready for Spring

Winter is over and now it's that fleeting time of year known as spring. You know that time, when it's warm to hot but not muggy and oppressive about it? Sometimes it can feel like this blessed time is here only for a few days, but we have a good few weeks left to enjoy springtime.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

Press-Telegram

For blue flowers, remember the Lobelia

Spanish or butterfly lavender combines wonderfully with white flowers, as I recently observed in an attractive planter bed.

Comment?

Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Home

Bellingham Herald

Flowers a work of art for Easter in DC’s National Gallery

That’s when the dark-pillared rotunda is decorated with live flowers, trees and ferns, most from its own greenhouses.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, National Mall, US National Parks

Theboltonnews.co.uk

a Project to help people fight food poverty has been hailed a huge success.

Julie Hilling, the MP for Bolton West, visited Moss Bank Park to see community project The Hive, which is run by Lancashire Wildlife Trust, and has been teaching residents how to grow and cook their own food for almost a year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Home

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••