Introduce Your Kids to Gardening with 7 Unusual Plants

"Plant a garden!” might not be the first thing your kids say when you ask them what they want to do on a Saturday afternoon, but it can be fun, and it has …
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4 Tips to Get Kids Involved in the Garden

Want to raise your kids as happy, veggie-loving individuals? Dig up a patch of earth in your backyard and let them help with their own garden plot! When kids …
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Keep Kids Active with these Easy Garden Ideas

TVs, iPads and video games aren't necessarily bad when enjoyed in small doses, and these devices can actually come in handy during those cold Maryland winters …
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Next on our Class Schedule - Houseplants!

Up next at Homestead University's Winter 2013 term is a whole weekend focused on Houseplants, a group of plants we're particularly appreciative of this time of …
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Fun Fairy Gardens go Anywhere

Has fairy dust landed on your garden yet?  If not, get ready for an invasion because fairy gardens are all the rage these days - and not just for kids.
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Winter Gardening for Gardeners of All Ages

Winter Gardening Ornamental grasses and evergreen shrubs make this garden look great all winter.[/caption] When the holiday decorations come down and the …
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Gardening is Child's Play!

Child's Play Is there anything more fun for child than planting a garden from seed and watching with eager anticipation for the very first shoots to appear?
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