North Carolina Garden Tips and Information - Carolina Country

Carolina Gardens

Seasonal tips from our gardening expert

Extending the Growing Season

Greenhouses allow for a variety of fresh produce and flowers year-round

Good books make good presents

Plus Garden To-Do's for December and January

Caring for your lawn

Dispelling five common myths

Bring in the butterflies

You can attract light, bright fliers by offering to feed them and their young crawlers

A better birdbath

Plus Garden To-Do's for February

The basics of spring-flowering bulbs

Plus Garden To-Do's for October and November

Milk made

Plus garden to do's for June & July

Black magic plastic

A layer of plastic film helps soil warm up to spring plantings

Tomato troubles

Why your tomatoes may not put on their best face, and what to do about it

No deer here

32 deer-resistant garden plants

Goldenrod in the garden

Plus garden to-do's for August and September

Paths of enlightenment

Well-planned paths add beauty and a good way to get to your garden

Hot peppers

Edible and ornamental, they spice up your life