5 Exotic Flower Varieties

When you think of flower gardens your mind probably jumps to familiar, favorite plants such as the roses your grandmother always grew, or daffodils and peonies …
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A Letter to the Community

To all the valued customers of Homestead Gardens, I am writing to update you on what’s happening at Homestead Gardens’ Davidsonville location this March.
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Little Luxuries: Ideas to Make the Most of Your Small Porch

Scrolling through Instagram or Pinterest can leave you with some serious envy for those huge wrap-around farmhouse porches and sprawling pergola covered …
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10 Herbs & Vegetables You Can Grow On Your Patio

Growing your own food can be a great way to enjoy fresh flavor without a big budget. Even if you only have a small apartment balcony you can still grow some of …
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5 Tips for Keeping Your Pet's Teeth Clean and Healthy

Everyone wants their pet to be healthy but still many people overlook a key facet of an animal’s overall health, their teeth! According to the American …
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 5 Mistakes Every New Gardener Makes

Taking on a new project can be both exciting and frustrating. Sometimes everything will go smoothly the first time you try something but more often than not …
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Create a Cottage-Style Garden This Spring

Many people adore cottage gardens for their rustic charm and fairytale-like style. As cottage gardens often have the appearance of having taken years of …
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What Type of Pot Should I Put My Houseplant In?

You may think all you need to know about choosing plant pots is what they’ll look like with your decor but a pot is actually very important to your plant’s …
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Caring for Houseplants in Winter

A home filled with flourishing houseplants can be especially comforting during the winter months when the weather outside is dreary and night comes early. Even …
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Indoor Seed Starting

Starting your own seeds this year can help you save money and have access to a larger variety of plants. It can also be an excellent way to help young children …
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Caring for Air Plants

Tillandsia or air plants are epiphytes meaning that they don’t require any soil to grow! In nature, they take in their moisture and nutrients from the air or …
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Winter Birding

Getting the family outside and enjoying nature can be tough in the winter. While the cold may put a damper on many activities, birdwatching is actually a great …
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