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2015-05-05 08:25:47

NEW YORK, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan & Justine's Weekend Adventures: Plants Parts 1 & 2 by New York author Tanille Edwards is an exciting educational journey exploring plant

2015-04-22 12:35:50

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With the arrival of warmer temperatures, millions of Americans have begun their annual spring cleaning rituals.

2015-04-21 08:28:14

Eco-Friendly, Liquid Lawn Food and 8-8-8 Tomato & Vegetable Plant Food, hit The Home Depot store shelves, in time for spring lawn care and gardening. PORTSMOUTH, N.H., April 21, 2015

2015-04-15 12:24:41

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the United States is experiencing severe weather events including super storms, tornados, floods and droughts.

2015-04-14 23:09:47

The new campaign focuses on keeping pets healthy and safe while outdoors Millville, NJ (PRWEB) April 14, 2015 Dog owners with their pets in tow are invited

2015-04-09 23:08:19

An array of show-stopping blooms offer bold, new options Lakewood, NJ (PRWEB) April 09, 2015 This year, start the gardening season with a bang by planting

2015-04-09 23:07:48

The new campaign focuses on keeping pets healthy and safe while outdoors. Millville, NJ (PRWEB) April 09, 2015 Dog owners with their pets in tow are

2015-04-07 08:32:12

UNION SPRINGS, Ala., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonnie Plants marks the beginning of gardening season today with the launch of their iOS app, HOMEGROWN with Bonnie Plants.

2015-03-02 08:36:33

The month-long celebration is highlighted by a weekend of classes and festivities March 21-22 SAN DIEGO, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-02-03 12:30:52

One-of-a-kind strategic partnership to engage students in planting and harvesting foods to promote health, wellness and sustainability for generations to come CHICAGO, Feb.


Latest Gardening Reference Libraries

Roof garden
2013-08-21 10:36:40

A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...

Container garden
2013-08-21 10:16:39

A container garden consists of plants that are grown in pots, boxes, or other containers rather than directly in the ground. Containers can be made of terracotta, wood, plastic, ceramic, or other material that will hold soil and water. There are many forms of containers from the old worn out shoe, tea cups, terracotta pots, window boxes, or the more sophisticated methods with automatic-watering systems. Container gardening is good for growers who do not have adequate soil, growing...

Community garden
2013-08-21 07:25:44

Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...

Wildlife Garden
2013-08-05 11:00:54

A wildlife garden (or wild garden) provides a natural habitat for many species of wildlife/animals. Wildlife gardens can be parcels of land allowed to grow naturally or created by individuals with an interest in wildlife habitats. Gardeners will grow a wildlife garden in conjunction with their production/cash crop gardens as a means of attracting various species of wildlife to help control the pest and pollinate the flowers. Creating natural habitats that have otherwise disappeared will...

Forest Gardening
2013-07-31 15:46:47

Forest gardening is a woodland ecosystem that requires little maintenance. Forest gardening is a form of intercropping that is a seven tier, layering system utilizing the space from the sub-ground up to the canopy in order to provide high yielding food production for human consumption in wooded areas. Layering utilizes the photosynthesis to the maximum benefit for each tier within the forest garden. The canopy level consists of the tallest fruit/nut trees with dwarf trees in the...

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Word of the Day
cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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