Here is one of my favorite recipes to combat powdery mildew:1 Tablespoon of Murphy’s oil soap1 Gallon of water3 Tablespoons of baking sodaA spray bottle, or sprayerMix all ingredients together and pour into the spray bottle, or sprayer. Spray on affected plants. I know it’s not quite that time of year yet, but it never […]
Several people have asked me what camera I use to take the photos I post here at Squidoo, and at The Virtual Garden at Squidoo, I have two cameras. When I am feeling serious about my pictures, and I need to get some special shots I use this camera: Nikon D70S 6.1MP Digital SLR Camera […]
Are you ready to get physical? Gardening is great physical exercise, but if your only exercise over the winter was lifting the remote you may want to prepare for the gardening season ahead. Taking a long walk or stroll and get back in touch with nature, it will also help you get your legs back […]
Need a way to spread those tiny seeds? Grab an old spice container, or parmesan cheese container. Put the seeds in the empty spice container, and twist the lid so the shaker holes are open. Shake out the seeds to spread them in the garden. The shaker helps spread the seeds evenly.
The tulips are blooming check out the blooms I caught on camera.