Grow Dollars Under The Backyard Greenhouse

I had to have a greenhouse. I had wanted one ever since as a little fellow it smelled good and felt good just to be in a greenhouse. Ah, many were the reasons I wanted one. I wanted to propagate my own azaleas, to raise all the plants and shrubs... Read More...

Blooming Lilies In Our Home Greenhouse

Lilies, potted in September and October made a terrific show of color in our greenhouse last year. For a number of years, we have grown the usual varieties of Lilium longiflorum along with some of the hardies like auratum and regal. But it wasn’t... Read More...

Home Greenhouse An Unusual Location

Selecting a location for a greenhouse that will be both sunny and convenient is often a difficult problem. Sometimes there is just no suitable ground site, but a flat roof or porch deck provides an ideal spot. That’s the way it is frequently... Read More...

Aluminum Greenhouse – Low Maintenance Growing

Aluminum greenhouses are nothing new to gardeners. In fact, they are being used quite extensively in many parts of the world. What makes an aluminum greenhouse different from steel and wooden houses? Simply, an aluminum frame means no rust, no... Read More...

Tips On Dressing Up Your Home Greenhouse

Question: Our home greenhouse has been a great place to relax and enjoy nature. However, I have 2 questions. The first is, currently we only have small pea rock down on the floor and wondering if we should put down some brick or flagstone as well... Read More...

Take A Look Inside The September Greenhouse

Fill your greenhouse with flowering chrysanthemums this month. If you did not start your own plants on time, buy some potted ones in flower so you won’t miss out on a vivid fall display. Plan ahead for winter bloom by sowing seeds. For a cool... Read More...

September Is Big Greenhouse Month – No End For Flowers Galore

September is a big month for the greenhouse gardener who is economy minded. It offers no end of opportunity for flowers galore from a small investment in seed and bulbs. Time is of the essence, however, since conditions favorable to germination... Read More...

The August Home Greenhouse – What To Do?

It’s not too early to get seeds and cuttings started for a good show in the greenhouse next fall and winter. Now, with everything flourishing in the garden, it is hard to realize how slow plant growth can be during the short sunless days of... Read More...

The August Home Greenhouse – New Plants Easy From Cuttings

Flowering shrubs are a welcome addition to any greenhouse. They have blooms over a long period of time and foliage that is very attractive after the flowers are gone. Even though you specialize in single plants such as camellias, carnations. African... Read More...

The Home Greenhouse – July Geraniums Calling

Question: We just completed building our home greenhouse and need to start begin some kind of schedule for planting and all the other task associated with having a small greenhouse in the backyard. Where do we start in July? Michael, Binghamton,... Read More...

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