The 10 Biggest Mistakes People Make When Pruning Roses

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. If you grow roses in your garden, this is an extremely helpful article about pruning roses. How much to prune off When to prune What to cut with What type of cuts to make What not to cut What to avoid after pruning […]

How to Prepare Leftover Coffee Grounds for the Garden

Adding coffee grounds to garden soil can improve the levels of acidity, phosphorus, magnesium, potassium, and copper. In this article, Rosemary first explains how she prepares coffee grounds so that they don’t get moldy. This method gives you a supply of coffee grounds that you can use to directly apply to soil (not compost). She […]

Garden Microclimates – What You Need to Know to Improve Your Garden

Most gardeners have plotted the sun flow in their gardens either manually or with a sun calculator. In addition to that, a gardener also knows the windy portions of the garden, where the soil is dry or where it’s overly wet. The fact is there are often microclimates in any garden. In this article, the […]