Gardening Moms

Moms who would like gardening tips, or have questions about gardening.


Container Gardening.

We are in the process of trying to find the perfect home. It seems never ending, but one day we will find our gem. In the meantime, I have to container garden because - I want...

Started by Lissy on 03/05/2013 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 03/05/2013 by Lissy


the Gardening Moms

Please don\'t be shy! Lets start sharing or asking questions!\r\n\r\nThanks for joining!\r\n\r\nKris

Started by Kris on 12/20/2008 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 06/20/2012 by Jenny


Container Planting Online Q&A Show this Sunday

Hi everyone, I thought some of you might be interested in this online, live question and answer gardening show, called Ask Ian, that's happening this Sun., April 15. It starts...

Started by Stacie on 04/13/2012 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 04/13/2012 by Stacie


Best Fungicide

I have several rose bushes of different types and they all seem to have black spot. Is there one fungicide that works better than others?

Started by Kate CP on 05/25/2011 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 05/28/2011 by Kate CP


Stunted bell peppers with many flowers

I seem to have run into a unique situation. My bell pepper plants that I purchased a month ago and transplanted are stunted but have many flower buds already. Is this a bad...

Started by Melissa on 05/26/2011 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 05/26/2011 by Melissa


Hay Bale Gardening?????

Hi I say an add for a book about using hay bales instead of dirt to plant a garden. I am wondering if anyone has ever tried this. I live in the mid-west in the USA and I would...

Started by Anne on 04/09/2011 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 04/11/2011 by Anne


I need help. Trying to germinating seeds.

I'm trying to grow two types of flowers, their common names are American Skullcap and African Lion's Tail. I've been trying to germinate them but I'm having a lot of trouble....

Started by Amanda on 07/08/2010 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 08/24/2010 by Amanda


Planting Petunias, HELP!!!

This is my first spring planting flowers, so I thought I'd plant Petunias!! I have no idea where to begin. I have ones that are already bloomed (in the house), but I'm not sure...

Started by Sabrina on 04/25/2010 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 04/25/2010 by Sabrina


Getting rid of bugs in the veggie garden

Hi there! I have a 1 year old daughter and we have a very big veggie garden and would like to keep it pesticide free for her sake (as well as ours). What is a good way to get...

Started by Miranda on 06/18/2009 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 04/17/2010 by Crystal


Good Morning Gardening Moms :-)

Hello, I am new to the Gardening Moms group and would like to introduce myself to you all.. My name is Christine, I am a single mom of 2 children a boy 20 and a girl 15 going...

Started by Christine on 07/24/2009 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 04/17/2010 by Crystal


Spring Fever

I live in central New York and have close to 2 feet of snow still in my yard. Winter blues setting in, with only hope of warmer weather. Staring out the window I am looking...

Started by Erica on 03/04/2010 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 03/04/2010 by Erica


Can I move tulip bulbs...

that are starting to emerge? I have a bunch of bulbs planted in a spot that I want to do something to (of course, right now!) but I don't want to stunt the bulbs from growing...

Started by Laura on 02/22/2010 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 03/02/2010 by Laura


getting the kids involved in gardening

I'm a working mother and so time is something I don't have a lot of. I have a small vegetable garden to feed my family and teach them about growing things and nutrition, but...

Started by Crystal on 10/13/2009 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 10/15/2009 by A.J.


I hate earwigs!

Anyone know how to keep earwigs off of my basil? I can only assume they are the buggers eating it because they are the only ones I ever see. And now my parsley is all chewed...

Started by Sara on 08/09/2009 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 08/09/2009 by Sara


new gardener AND I NEED LOTS OF HELP

I just finally planted a vegetable garden and now i am in the hopes of starting a shade garden. I want all tips you have about gardening I keep finding out as I go that i'm...

Started by Eschelle on 04/15/2009 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 07/23/2009 by Laurie


square foot gardening

any of you square foot gardening? how are you making out with this year's growing season? do you enjoy this method of gardening? this is my second year gardening. last year...

Started by Carrie on 06/11/2009 in Gardening Moms

Last update on 07/23/2009 by Laurie