|Displaying your houseplants is as important as keeping them alive. Join us in the Houseplants Forum for some great ideas on how to best display your houseplants!|
|Come play ball with us in the Garden Art Forum. For the entire month of August, we are having a group event to Create-a-ball.|
There are several links within the thread that will give you many “ball” ideas!
We hope you will join us!
|Upgraded Tree-Mail system: Dave has revamped the way your Tree-Mail works! You can now send Tree-mails to multiple people. This functions as a private thread for all of your recipients! Check out this thread for the discussion: https://allthingsplants.com/thread/view/4162/|
There were 5 new articles published last week:
Team Hand Weed, or Team Tool Weed?|
By Trish Whitinger on August 7, 2011
There's no question - we gardeners must weed if we want gardens. The question is: Are you on Team Hand-weed or Team Tool-Weed?
Garden Art Creations: QuikWall in the Garden|
By Becky Moder on August 5, 2011
Our garden art creation this week will both surprise and delight you. Beginners and pros alike will find this mini-tutorial easy to understand and fun to follow. Let's step into the Wisconsin garden of artist Chris Rentmeister, known at ATP as goldfinch4, and learn all about QuikWall.
By Sharon Brown on August 4, 2011
My mother had a plethora of houseplants. They held no interest for me when I was growing up. I much preferred climbing the mountains with Aunt Bett, gathering wildflowers and herbs and learning of the magic they held. To a little tomboy, houseplants were nothing but boring, except for the one that ...
Eyes - On: Gesneriads|
By Lee Anne Stark on August 3, 2011
This group of plants are among the best house plants for a constant stream of blooms and ease of growth. Do you grow Gesneriads? If so, please share your photos and experiences in the comments section after the article.
Scientific Evidence That Being Outdoors Makes You Happy|
By Sandi Schmidt on August 2, 2011
Now there’s actually proof that the effects of being outdoors and exercising are good for your health. An article in Scientific American magazine cited a research study conducted by scientists at the University of Essex just outside London. It was published in the Environmental Health and Technolo...