Basic Gardening Tips for Beginners

This is an excellent place for basic gardening tips for beginners. This will show you how to prepare your gardens and what is needed to maintain it.

Getting Raspberries Ready for Winter and Unusual Lady Bugs

Question: I had a great crop of raspberries this year. What should I do with the plants and maybe the soil to get them ready for winter and a great crop again next year?

Harvesting and Storing Onions and Potatoes

I have a bumper crop of Walla Walla and red onions this year. A lot of them are 4 inches in diameter. When should they be harvested? How should they be stored to make them last longer without spoiling?