Hi, I'm Megan and I'm still displaying a sad dead plant on my shelf. Clearly others are keeping their air plants alive and happy… what am I missing here?
This is Offbeat Home's archive of Plants & Gardening posts.
These posts cover vegetables, flower gardens, houseplants, and the trails and tribulations associated with them.
If you want to use old spoons as garden markers, just follow these three steps.
Maybe it was the paint fumes, but I had epiphany while turning an old bedside drawer into a plant stand… It's not supposed to be a plant shelf — it's a planter! A "tropical blossom" planter.
I'm not convinced astroturf is the way to go for my small yard. Does anyone have any ideas for groundcover that is real, requires no mowing, but still allows us to sit on a blanket and read or bask in the sun when the weather allows?
I do not care what you say; the BEST snack food in the world is edamame. Green, healthy, savory, salty — steamed soybeans have the popability of potato chips, and it's so easy to drop a ton of money on frozen packs of them at the grocery.
Growing my own edamame not only broke free of the frozen food aisle, but inspired a consuming love for these tiny green beans and all their furry hardiness.