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Hand Pollination: A Quick Guide

Even though it’s quite cold outside and a few areas are bogged down with snow, January is a brighter month. As the days pass they’re now getting longer and brighter while we move towards spring! This may not mean much for our dormant trees sleeping through the snow storms right now, but we’ve been noticing […]


Pineapples: The Elite.

If you were to read, “Too ravishing for moral taste …like lovers’ kisses she bites – she is a pleasure bordering on pain, from the fierceness and insanity of her relish,” by Charles Lamb would you know that it was his poetic words about the Pineapple? A luscious fruit that took the world by storm? […]


Berries: Grow Your Own Organically

During this time of year health and fitness are on a lot of people’s minds. Many are considering ways to eat healthier and start making smoothies for breakfast. Smoothies are great! They offer a lot of great nutrition and often contain a lot of fruit. Although, the cost of fruit to put in those smoothies […]


Indoor Houseplant Care and Survival Tips

Even though January is bringing us brighter sunlight and spring will be here before we know it, it’s one of the coldest months of the year. During times of cold inclement weather a lot of potted plants need to be brought indoors to survive. Our homes tend to provide different environments for trees and plants […]


Why Bare-Root Roses Are Best

After the holidays it tends to be a good time to freshen up your home with a little cleaning and redecorating. It’s also a good time to focus on your yard and upcoming landscaping projects. You can get ahead of the curb by planting Double Knockout Roses. January is a great month to do so. […]


Thanks From Us

Five years ago I worked as a short term missionary in Haiti. In order to subsidize US rice farmers, the United States had just donated a massive amount of rice to Haiti. Our Government had great intentions and fed many hungry people. But here’s the rub. Haitian rice farmers could no longer sell a product […]


Citrus Trees: The Perfect Houseplants

Gardening can be a rewarding hobby all year either indoors or outside. However, there are an abundance of plants that lose their leaves and blooms during the winter. How do you counteract the dormant winter season to provide yourself with beautiful plants? That’s easy! By having citrus plants indoors. Here are the top 6 reasons […]


The Pomegranate is an Amazing Fruit, Here’s Why

Every December seasonal fruit that’s associated with the holidays hit the shelves. People may get late in the season apples like Granny Smith or Pink Lady Apples in their stockings along with fresh oranges and clementines. Also, people make amazing holiday dishes with cranberries and figs! One amazing exotic fruit that also hits the shelves […]


The Miracle Berry Plant. Haven’t You Heard About It?

What if we told you there’s something you can eat in order to make foods taste very sweet? This something will make sour lemons and vegetables taste like sweet candy. Then, what if we told you that you can easily grow this something in your own home, because it’s the prefect house plant? Believe it […]


Plant These and Never Go Hungry

The winter normally isn’t viewed as the best season for picking fresh fruit. Leaves have fallen off of trees, and the warm weather has turned cold. Also, people can be a little preoccupied with preparing for the holidays, and they often become too busy to gather fresh fruit. However, winter doesn’t have to be a […]