A Potting Room is a Handy Addition to a Winter Garden

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Connecticut gardeners know that winter can be a tough time. The ground freezes, the temperatures drop, and we long for the day we can be back in the garden. A great solution to combat the winter gardening blues is a potting room. Converting a space in your home to a potting room can bring your love of gardening straight into the warm house. If you're … [Read more...]

Why Gardening is a Hobby Worth Considering

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If you ask any gardener about gardening they'll likely tell you all about the mental health benefits, the fresh air, and the sense of accomplishment. They're not wrong! Gardening is good for your mental, physical, and emotional health. There are many benefits you may never have considered, including: Raking, shoveling, mowing, and digging are … [Read more...]

Keeping a Garden in Limited Urban Spaces

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Many urban residents enjoy gardening in an effort to grow their own produce and and enjoy the outdoors. But, finding the space to create a suitably sized urban garden can be difficult. If you are short on space but big on gardening consider a: Container garden Pots, buckets, barrels, and hanging baskets can be combined to create a unique … [Read more...]