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Two Minutes in the Garden

Bite-sized informative updates on gardening basics, solutions, myths, news and other subjects of interest to gardeners both new and experienced. From the popular Empress of Dirt website (empressofdirt.net), home of creative and frugal ideas for your backyard garden.

info_outline Do Walnut Trees Kill Other Plants? 03/30/2020
info_outline Getting to Know Hummingbirds 03/27/2020
info_outline Hummingbirds Are On Their Way! 03/24/2020
info_outline Plenty to Do in the Garden 03/21/2020
info_outline Fling Into Spring 03/18/2020
info_outline What Can You Do About Soil Texture? 03/15/2020
info_outline How to Know Your Soil Texture 03/12/2020
info_outline What Determines Soil Texture? 03/09/2020
info_outline Soil: The Foundation of a Garden 03/04/2020
info_outline Garden Bulb Basics 03/01/2020
info_outline Extending the Longevity of Seeds 02/27/2020
info_outline How to Avoid Damping-Off 02/24/2020
info_outline Damping-Off: Causes and Appearance 02/21/2020
info_outline Watering Options for Seedlings 02/18/2020
info_outline The Right Lights for Starting Seeds 02/15/2020
info_outline Starting Seeds: Temperature and Planting Depth 02/12/2020
info_outline Starting Seeds Indoors: What Seeds Need 02/09/2020
info_outline Germination: Where Seeds Become Seedlings 02/06/2020
info_outline Seeds: The Embryo of the Plant 02/03/2020
info_outline How a Tomato is a Fruit and a Vegetable 01/30/2020
info_outline How Flowering Plants Create Seeds 01/28/2020
info_outline Supporting Mycorrhizal Fungi in Your Soil 01/27/2020
info_outline Should You Buy Mycorrhizal Inoculants? 01/24/2020
info_outline How Your Garden Benefits from Mycorrhiza 01/21/2020
info_outline How Mycorrhizal Fungi Help Plants Grow 01/18/2020
info_outline The Flower That Grows Entirely Underground 01/15/2020
info_outline How to Push the Winter Blues Aside 01/12/2020
info_outline Does Wood Chip Mulch Steal Nitrogen from Your Soil? 01/09/2020
info_outline Nitrogen: The Most Important Nutrient for Your Plants 01/06/2020
info_outline Are Gardeners Happier than Non-Gardeners? 01/03/2020