DIY LED Grow Lights. Build an effective and grow light for young seedlings. Low power consumption, and compact size, make this ideal for small desktop or window box applications.
The science of plant health has moved well beyond basic plant nutrition. Research has shown the importance of proper nutrition, vitamins, plant hormones, light wavelengths, and even beneficial fungi.
Beneficial fungi that live in the rhizosphere(root system) of your plants, create a symbiotic relationship that can really help your plants thrive!
A basic guide to the Nitrogen Cycle. The foundation of functional aquaponic systems, thriving plants, and healthy fish.
How to make an organic liquid fertilizer from kelp, for use in both the garden and hydroponic systems.
How To: Transplant a sprout from soil to a deep water culture hydroponic system, without contamination from unwanted organic debris.
Sprinkler Head Replacement is easy, fix your own broken sprinklers.
Planning a vegetable garden is easier than you might think.
Tasty and colorful with a twist! Prickly Pear Cactus fruit jazzes drinks up, with some color and flavor in a not so common pink lemonade.
How To: Setup a Deep Water Culture system. An easy and affordable hydproponic setup, made from 5 gallon buckets, and aquarium supplies.
Foraging for wild edibles is a fun and tasty. Many Southern California plants are either edible or have medicinal value.
Raising Chickens is the first article in the Gardenisto Chickens in Your Garden series by Marlene Rae. Learn how to raise healthy chickens, and benefit from them in your garden.
Get rid of your garden pests organically. We’ll show you how easy, and effective organic pest control can be!
Grow more colorful veggies in your garden. See some of our expert plant suggestions for growing incredible edible colors.
Grow 50+ pounds of potatoes in 4 square feet of garden space with potato box. A cheap, and effective use of garden space.
You don’t have to have a huge planter box to benefit from a raised bed garden. Check out this raised bed built from reclaimed construction lumber.