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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 Is Gardening as Good as Going to the Gym? 04/19/2019
info_outline Do Feeders Increase Bird-Window Collisions? 04/17/2019
info_outline Reducing Bird-Window Collisions 04/15/2019
info_outline Are People Oblivious to Plants? 04/11/2019
info_outline Should You be Gardening by the Moon? 04/08/2019
info_outline Can Gardening Help our Memory as We Get Older? 04/04/2019
info_outline Do Pine Needles Make Soil Acidic? 04/01/2019
info_outline Do Marigolds Help Tomatoes? 03/29/2019
info_outline Get Ready for Hummingbirds! 03/26/2019
info_outline Spring Checklist - Time to Get Started! 03/23/2019
info_outline A Butterfly's Astonishing Migration 03/20/2019
info_outline Our Favorite Gardening TV Show 03/17/2019
info_outline Do Hummingbird Feeders Spread Disease? 03/14/2019
info_outline How to Change Hydrangea Colors 03/11/2019
info_outline Should You Use Compost Tea in Your Garden? 03/08/2019
info_outline The Compost Tea Debate - Part 2 03/06/2019
info_outline The Compost Tea Debate - Part 1 03/04/2019
info_outline Can Plants Solve Air Pollution in the Home? - Part 3 02/28/2019
info_outline Plants as Air Purifiers - Part 2 02/25/2019
info_outline Do Plants Remove Chemicals from Our Air? 02/22/2019
info_outline Is it Safe to Eat Sprouting Onions? 02/19/2019
info_outline Keeping Birds Safer from Cats in the Garden 02/16/2019
info_outline Should Cats Roam Free? 02/13/2019
info_outline How Frost Harms Gardens 02/11/2019
info_outline 'Days to Harvest' May Not Mean What Beginners Think 02/08/2019
info_outline FAQ - Starting Seeds Indoors for Beginners 02/06/2019
info_outline Starting Seeds Indoors in Winter 02/04/2019
info_outline How Do Birds Survive the Cold? 02/01/2019
info_outline Do Plants Hear Water? 01/30/2019
info_outline Can Plants Hear? 01/28/2019