Posts Tagged "going green"

Going green in the garden with compost

Going green is a direction in gardening many are trying. As people think of going green one topic is, “what do we use as a fertilizer?” How about Compost? There are many store bought fertilizers that can be found garden centers and many are quite good. But most contain chemicals of some sort and these chemicals may have adverse affects on the soil, insects or water supply. So if you use a store bought fertilizer, purchase with care...

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Should you use Natural Insecticides?

Going green, or helping the environment out by using few chemicals in gardening is a growing trend. One way to help nature is to cut back on yard and garden chemicals by using natural insecticides. People are either for or against the use of natural insecticides.  These decisions are often decided by circumstances.  How advanced is the insect infestation?  What are you allergic to?  What will harm your plants?  What will be safe to use...

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Going green with house plants

Spring will be here soon but until then many spend time with their indoor plants. Indoor plants help to clean the air in the home, which is even more important with more home being sealed up to prevent heat loss. This you tube talks about the different sizes and varieties of houseplants and their advantages for the home. This list of plants covers some of the varieties of indoor plants and their care and needs for lighting in the home Eureka...

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