10 Beautiful Flowers to Plant with Vegetables in Your Garden

10 Beautiful Flowers to Plant with Vegetables in Your Garden

Planting flowers in your vegetable garden is a great way to reduce pests and increase biodiversity. Everyone loves pretty flowers throughout their garden beds, but you might not know that there are some good reasons for planting flowers with vegetables. Once you learn all of the benefits, you’ll always want flowers to plant with vegetables….

13 Reasons Seeds Don’t Germinate & What You Can Do

13 Reasons Seeds Don’t Germinate & What You Can Do

Nothing is more disappointing than spending hours prepping and starting your seeds only to find out your seeds don’t germinate. What happened? Now what? Every spring, we start seeds again, and things don’t always go perfectly as we hoped. I always notice that some seeds don’t germinate, leading me to wonder what happened and where…

Hand Pollinating Male and Female Zucchini Flowers

Hand Pollinating Male and Female Zucchini Flowers

If the fruits on your zucchini plants are dying, you might need to try hand pollinating zucchini flowers. One of the most common problems that gardeners experience when growing zucchini is that their plants won’t produce fruits or the blossoms drop. Hand pollinating zucchini flowers is the answer to both of these issues. Zucchini plants…