Our Mission: To provide the finest quality home gardening tips, growing
information, trivia and garden resources, from seed starting to growing,
harvesting, storing and eating the flowers, fruits, herbs, and vegetables
of our gardening labor.
The Gardener's Network is the perfect place for you and your plants, the
perfect source on how to grow just about any plant!
Garden Pest Control - Your flowers and veggies are blooming and
ripening......kewl! You are anxiously awaiting the harvest. So are the birds,
deer, rabbits, and a vast army of other pests. We recommend low cost pest netting! It
ends garden pest snack time...period.
Attention all beer lovers - If you're a gardener and a beer lover,
don't miss following our
Hops Growing Diary.
It's amazing to watch the bines (that's right, "Bines", not "Vines"), as
they make their steller, high speed climb to 15 or 20 feet. Watch now as flowers
are developing. Then, in a short while, the "cones" will grow and ripen.
Even first time growers like me, find this flavorful plant easy to grow. See
Hops Growing Diary.
Gardening Tips for August Our newest category offers
you gardening tips each month. Grab a garden tip, or two, or ten for August.
See August Garden Tips.
Succession planting maximizes the output of your garden, and provides
produce for the table over a longer period of time. All it takes is a little
planning, and the proper timing. More on succession
See Our New Garden Blog!
Our gardening blog
is brand new. It brings you regular articles on gardening, from seed starting,
to harvesting and storage.We're talking gardening of all kinds, and we're
talking now. See Gardener's
Network Garden Blog
Enjoying the Harvest - Harvesting fruits and vegetables is a
real joy. In short order, you go from a few Zucchini and a
couple heads of lettuce to more than you can handle. What you need,
is more different and unique recipes.
May we suggest........
Garden Recipe Tip of the Day: To avoid getting cut when chopping or
slicing vegetables, let someone else hold the vegetables........
Harvest Time means canning and drying fruits, vegetables, and herbs.
You worked hard to grow them. Now, you can prepare and store excess foods
for later use.....kewl!
Blueberry harvest is underway! Blueberries taste good and are good
for you. And, they are ripening up right now. If you're growing 'em, you'd
better protect them from birds.
Thought for the Day: If life deals you lemons, make lemonade. If life
deals you tomatoes, make Bloody Marys.
Composting starts now.... and continues all season long. Correction:
make that "all year" long. The best gardens are grown by gardeners who make
their own compost.
More on Composting
Organic gardening is healthy and growing. Perhaps one of the reasons
you grow your own herbs and vegetables is to produce healthier food for you
and your family. Even if you're not an organic gardening purist, there are
a lot of easy to use organic gardening tips to make the food you eat even
healthier for you!
More on Organic Gardening
Today's Deep Thought:
"Gardeners know the best dirt."
On the Light Side:
10 Signs You've Gone over the Garden's Edge - How avid a gardener
Some Zucchini on Your Neighbor's Porch Day - one of a vegetable
Holidays - A reason to celebrate!