How to Grow and Care for Flawless Pumpkins – Part 2

How to Grow and Care for Flawless Pumpkins

When is the perfect time to harvest pumpkins?

Part of growing and caring for flawless pumpkins is to know the right time to harvest them. Happy Friday, and welcome to part 2 of our two-part series on growing and caring for pumpkins. On Wednesday, we shared tips or rather tricks on how to grow the perfect pumpkin in How to Grow and Care for Flawless Pumpkins – Part 1.

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Apple Orchards with No Apples

Apple orchard

Have you been to an apple orchard this year?

Are you craving a cup of cider?

We have talked so many times about how apples and fall almost seem to go hand in hand. However, for Michigan, who is responsible for the third largest apple production in the United States, apples are scarce. All around Metro Detroit, apple orchards are having apples shipped in from the west side of the state.

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How to Grow Kale in 4 Easy Steps

Kale

Are you looking for a plant that does great in the winter?

Kale is easy to grow and since kale does poor in the heat, but flourishes in the winter, October is the perfect time to plant kale. It grows best in zones 8-10. To find out what zone you live in, please see Climate Zones.

Kale is also very healthy for you, providing vitamins A and C, a great source of fiber, and it is high in potassium, iron and calcium.

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4 Facts to Know About Mums

4 Facts to Know About Mums

4 Facts to Know About Mums

Are you looking to plant mums this fall?

Do you love mums?

When I think of plants in the fall, it is hard not to think of mums. Mums offer a great backdrop to your garden’s fall decor. There are many inexpensive perennials that can be planted as annuals. Today, on this fall Wednesday, I will be share 5 facts to know about mums.

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5 Steps to Plant and Care for Tulips

5 Steps to Plant and Care for Tulips

Do you love seeing your tulips in the beginning of spring?

If you are looking for a weekend project, planting tulips is perfect.

I know when I see tulips in Michigan, I breathe a sigh of relief knowing that spring is on its way. Today, we are going to share 5 steps to plant and care for your tulips. These steps will aid you as you start on your weekend tulip planting project.

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