Category - Outdoors

Pruning – Why, When, and How

Pruning is a process of removing some above-ground elements from a plant and is a significant maintenance system for evergreens. Evergreen plants could be classified into two wide categories: Narrow leaf evergreens...

Garden Rake

A rake is a common tool in horticulture and agriculture, particularly for collecting hay, grass and leaves. The parts of a common rake include the handle, the stem and toothed bars that are attached crossways on the...

Working with Bee Hives

Beekeepers need equipment to maintain honey bee colonies and collect and produce honey and beeswax for sale. This equipment is called hive tools; such as the specially designed levers which aids in the removal of frames...

Location and Overwintering Bonsai Trees

Bonsai is the art of miniaturising trees by letting them grow in a container. The word ‘bonsai’ literally means ‘bon planted’. ‘Bon’ is a receptacle-like pot usually used in bonsai culture. Bonsais are usually promoted...

Garden Hoe

Gardening is one of the best hobbies anyone can have. To create a beautiful garden, one needs to have ornamental plants (either flowering or not), accessories and efficient garden tools. Choosing the right tools is also...

Wax Moth Control in the Beehive Business

Beekeeping is a profitable business that an entrepreneur can venture into. Aside from being an easy business, it is easy to maintain. However, there are things to consider when starting such a business and making it a...

Tips on Harvesting Honey

Bee keeping is one of the businesses everybody is looking for, especially if one wants to stay at the comfort of his own home. This is because such a business can be done in one’s backyard. It is also easy to undertake...

Indoor Bonsai

Indoor bonsai are pot-planted miniature trees which are raised in an indoor environment. Growing plants inside the house is quite different than the traditional practice of outdoor landscaping or gardening. A distinct...

Garden Fork

A garden fork is useful tool in gardening, and is similar to a spade. It is also referred to as a digging fork or spading fork. Not everyone has room for a huge motor-operated machine used to break the soil into pieces...

The Role of Female and Male Bees

Beekeeping is the protection of honey bee settlements by humans. Bee colonies are composed of three classes of bees: the Queen bee, female worker bees, and male drones. Almost of the bees in a beehive are female worker...