We get a lot of questions about which plants are safe to grow around your pets. Finally you can bring some green into your home without the worry!
Elderberries have a long history as a folk cure for a variety of ailments. Currently, scientific studies are being conducted to test the accuracy of these health claims. While some uses haven’t been proven yet, elderberries in the form of elderberry syrup have been shown to boost immunity, decrease mucus production during colds and fight the flu.
Now that you have a good idea of what your soil texture & soil pH is, and you have improved your garden to the best of its ability, it is time to select your plants for your yard or raised bed. There are many reasons to use native plants, from sustainable landscapes, benefits for wildlife, and restoration of habitat.