Gardening Tips

Click on these links to see gardening tips I have written for this blog;
How to Build a Dry Stack Flagstone Seating Wall
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/05/garden-elements-dry-stack-flagstone.html
How to Build a Landscape Timber Stairway
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/04/garden-elements-landscape-timber-stairs.html

How to Build a Recycled Concrete Patio
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/05/photo-recycled-concrete-patio.html
How to Check Soil Moisture with a Soil Probe
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/03/gardening-tip-watering-roses-and-using.html
How to Create a Decomposed Granite (DG) Pathway
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/08/creating-decomposed-granite-pathway.html
How to Create a Decomposed Granite Pathway Border with Rocks
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/08/ask-doug-how-do-i-use-stones-for-dg.html
How to Divide a Kangaroo Paw
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/05/gardening-tip-how-to-divide-kangaroo.html
How to Feed Roses
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/02/gardening-tip-feeding-roses.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/09/ask-doug-why-are-my-rose-blooms-so.html
How to Feed Container Plants

http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/09/ask-doug-what-is-easy-way-to-feed.html
How to Figure Out What Insect is Killing Your Plant
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/11/ask-doug-my-baccharis-is-dying-from.html
How to Fix Poor Soil with Gro-Power
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/09/gardening-tip-fixing-clay-soil-with-gro.html

http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/04/gardening-tip-fixing-poor-soils-with.html
How to Fix Clay Soil with Gypsum
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/03/gardening-tip-fixing-clay-soil-with.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/04/photo-garden-gypsum.html
How to Grow Roses in Containers
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/gardening-tip-how-to-grow-roses-in.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/photo-pruned-roses-in-containers.html
How to Identify Your Type of Soil
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/04/photo-good-soil-vs-clay-soil.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/04/gardening-tip-identifying-clay-soil.html
How to Improve Your Garden with Mulch
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/09/gardening-tip-using-mulch-for-healty.html
How to Kill Aphids Without Chemicals
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/06/gardening-tip-killing-aphids-without_07.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/06/gardening-tip-killing-aphids-without.html
How to Plant a Slope
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/08/gardening-tip-how-to-plant-slope.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/03/gardening-tip-dealing-with-slopes.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/12/photo-jute-netting-on-slope.html
How to Plant Succulents
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/09/gardening-tip-how-to-plant-succulents.html
How to Prune Fruit Trees
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/gardening-tip-how-to-prune-fruit-stone.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/photo-fruit-trees-before-and-after.html
How to Prune Gaura
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/08/ask-doug-when-do-i-trim-my-gaura-back.html
How to Prune Mexican Bush Sage
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/gardening-tip-pruning-mexican-bush-sage.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/photo-mexican-bush-sage-before-and.html
How to Prune Roses
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/gardening-tip-how-to-prune-roses.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/01/photo-pruned-roses-in-containers.html
How to Stop Weeds
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2012/03/garden-element-preen-pre-emergent.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/01/gardening-tip-mulch.html
How to Use Rocks in Your Landscape
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/04/photo-planting-rocks.html
http://2minutegardener.blogspot.com/2011/04/gardening-tip-how-to-plant-rock.html





Pruning Mexican Bush Sage

When your Mexican Bush Sage gets long and leggy (like the below photo) it's time to prune it. Typically the best time to prune Me...