Preview: Healthy Garden: What’s in the Bag?
Most of us care about ingredients. We read a label to know whether we’re buying a soup with noodles or one with beans, yet the process is less straightforward when…
A Potting Table with a Twist
It’s not easy being the carpenter son of a garden-center owner. It seems as if, every year, my mother asks me to build something crazy that she has seen in…
8 Types of Garden Containers and Their Pros and Cons
Choose containers for their durability and looks
Container Designs Built to Last
I started asking more from my container designs when my kids were still young. Three seasons of interest no longer seemed like enough return. I was tired of starting over…
Small-Space Gardening | Make the Most of a Small Space
It’s been said that you can tell a lot about people by their gardens. I think mine says that my life is full and varied. As a certified plantaholic, I…
Potting Bench: Plan and Instructions
Download a detailed drawing, materials list, cut list, and step-by-step instructions for a beautiful potting bench.