Frugal Gardening Tips To Try This Season

Using boots as planters

There's no doubt that gardening can be an expensive hobby - there is no reason that it has to become a sink hole for your hard-earned money. Even though you want to grow your own flowers and/or vegetables, you still need certain things to garden: tools, soil, seed, pots, lighting, etc....  Some of the best gardening tips are free and will save you money for years to come. Here are some excellent resources for frugal gardening that are sure to save you some money! Using Eggshells for Starter … [Read more...]

What Works for You? Share Your Gardening Tips and Tricks Here!

belleisle gardens tips

This post will be reserved for anyone who wants to share any gardening tips and tricks of their own.  Sometimes, plant tags make recommendations that won't necessarily work in your garden and you figure out another way to make it work. Let's take Sweet Potato Vine (lime green) as an example....the tag clearly states "Full Sun".  However, we've noticed that when left in full sun, it loses its lime colour and fades to a yellow.  We've found that this plant actually performs better in shade … [Read more...]