Hydroponic Systems: What’s The Right For Your Indoor Garden

6 types of hydroponics systems

Hydroponic systems are a type of hydroculture used to grow plants with less water and without soil. They have been around since the 18th century but weren’t popular until recently when people became more aware of how much water it takes to produce food. Growing a hydroponic garden at home has several benefits. It will … Read more

Perlite Vs Vermiculite: What Is It And How To Know The Difference

Vermiculite or Perlite

If you happen to be at a garden center trying to decide what will better suit your plants? Well, vermiculite and perlite are quite similar, which is usually why people think about this. However, some key differences help you put things into perspective where the two are concerned. Apart from just knowing how to contrast … Read more

How To Make Grow Lights For Indoor Plants [Step by Step]

how to setup grow lights

In this blog post, you’ll learn how you can make your own DIY grow light system and how to choose LED lights to grow indoor plants. And basically, all you need to know about grow light setups for plants.  So, what’s special about a grow light? Growing plants indoors can be a challenging hobby. When … Read more

The Best Vegetable Container Gardening Guide For Beginners

growing vegetables in containers

Few things taste better than fresh veggies, salad greens, and herbs you grew yourself. You can be healthy, feel great about where your food comes from, and save yourself the grocery store trip! Unfortunately, many of us lack the space needed to grow vegetables in a traditional garden. Luckily, even if you lack a good … Read more

6 Easy Ways for How to Sterilize Soil and Eliminate Diseases and Bugs

how to sterilize soil using different methods

If you buy bagged potting soil or potting mixes regularly, you probably fear the dreaded gnat. Fungus gnats lay eggs in bagged soils and then emerge later to annoy and kill your plants. Besides gnat eggs, bagged soils can also harbor harmful microbes, fungi, and other nasty creatures. Unfortunately, you cannot see these creatures, so … Read more

How To Grow Vegetables Indoors Without Soil?

how to grow vegetables in water only

When you think about the word “garden”, you start to envision a small tilled patch of soil with beautiful flowers, aromatic herbs, and fresh vegetables.  Or you might start thinking about rows of lettuce, corn, tomatoes, etc., proudly sprouting out of the ground. Thought of that huge greenhouse with plastic pipes and covers might also … Read more