• A purple leafed variety of elderberry foliage with white florets

    Growing elderberry in the garden

    Published on January 27, 2020

    Identify the right conditions and potential pests before selecting elderberry for your smart garden.

  • Water with fertilizer splashing onto plant leaves

    Fertilizer basics for the smart gardener

    Published on January 15, 2020

    Fertilizers can be applied to enhance growth in plants that exhibit a deficiency or require higher nutrient levels for success.

  • Landscaping stones used as a frame for growing garden crops

    Starting a raised bed garden

    Published on January 7, 2020

    An alternative to growing plants directly in the ground with boutique soil and better drainage.