Become a Rock Star in Your Neighborhood
Perhaps you have just bought your home and you are considering ways to landscape the property. More often than not,...
Low Water Gardening
  If the fears about global warming are true and if the drought now settled through California is to be the new...
Racing Lawn Mowers
Do you have a need for speed, but don’t want to use the family cars to participate in local amateur auto races? Well,...
Protecting Your Garden During a Heat Wave
Many times old Mother Nature can throw you a curve. You may be experiencing a nice balmy spring season when suddenly a...
Tree and Shrub Diseases: Phomopsis Blight,...
Three diseases that can really wreak havoc on many trees and shrubs include Phomopsis Blight, Anthracnose, and Black...
Diseases: Leaf Spot, Powdery Mildew, and...
Diseases leave a prominent sign on the plants and trees they affect. Examples are leaf spot, powdery mildew, and...
Leafless Shrubs and Tar Spots
If you are a passionate gardener who monitors the progress of your pride and joys throughout the fall, spring and...
Handling Carburetor Problems on Your Lawn Mower
If you own a lawn mower, then you know that problems arise that can affect its operation. If you don’t have the...
Protect Your Plants From Over Night Cold Snaps
Cold temperatures that can damage plants don’t only come in winter. There are over night cold snaps during the spring...
You’ve Never Seen Lawn Mowers Like These
I saw my first lawn mower in the 1950s. It was a basic gas-powered model with a pull cord starter. As far as I’m...