Garden Guide


[24 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Protect Your Garden From Frost | ]

Warnings from weathermen across all local news channels, cautionary voices shouting from the radio stations -all letting us here in Central Texas that we are in for a cold snap this weekend! While the temperatures …

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[17 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Garden Pest Control | ]

While we are still enjoying 90-degree temperatures in the middle of October, our gardens are filled with cold crops like leafy greens, broccoli, cauliflowers, and more. Between the still-warm weather, and the fact that we …

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[4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Saving Seeds | ]

While many are focusing our best efforts on planting a copious fall garden, some of us are still facing fruits and flowers from those summer crops that we have kept around the veggie beds. As …

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[28 Sep 2012 | Comments Off on Garden Harmony: Companion Planting! | ]

Whew! The fall season is finally upon us here in Austin, Texas (so long, 100 degree days!). We have been busy putting fall gardens in for folks all over Central Texas, and they are looking …

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[1 Aug 2012 | Comments Off on Mulching Your Garden | ]

Mulching your garden is incredibly important.  Have you ever left an article of clothing or a toy out in the sun for a few days? When you bring it back inside you usually find that …

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[16 Jul 2012 | Comments Off on Tomato Problems and Solutions | ]

Summer is in full swing here in Austin, Texas! While the sun insults our gardens, leaving many veggies withered and brown, some plants may be looking a little more worn than others. One beloved fruit we see bearing …

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[27 Apr 2012 | Comments Off on Organic Pest Control 101 | ]

It’s getting warm out there and that means all those little critters are out and about trying to destroy your garden…
What’s an organic gardener to do, when we don’t believe in poisons or pesticides? Well …

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[27 Apr 2012 | Comments Off on Bokashi Composting – Compost Everything! | ]

You may have not heard but we are now partnering with Microbial Earth in order to offer you the best composting system out there. Microbial Earth is an Austin-owned company whose mission is to make …

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