North Carolina Garden Tips and Information - Carolina Country

Carolina Gardens

Seasonal tips from our gardening expert

Paths of enlightenment

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

Bring in the butterflies

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

Tomato troubles

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

Hot peppers

Edible and ornamental, they spice up your life

Planting a tree

Consider its purpose, plant it properly

Gardening for everyone

Ideas abound for disability friendly, small-space plantings

Artful entrances

Create a unique, welcoming gate to your garden

Winter witches

Plus garden to do's for February

Winter is for the birds!

You can create an environment to attract feathered visitors

The berry beautiful nandina

Plus garden to do's for December & January

The Great Pumpkin!

Plus garden to do's for October & November


The pop and a burst of juice make muscadines one of the traditional treats of late summer