Gardening

In Our Garden: 2020 Fall Season

In Our Garden: 2020 Fall Season

I’m so excited to be starting the Fall season of our garden. We have a new trellis to test out, new plants to grow, we are experimenting with a 3 sisters bed, and so much more! Stay tuned for updates of our San Antonio, Texas Back Yard Garden!

In Our Garden: 2020 Spring Season

In Our Garden: 2020 Spring Season

Are you looking for some insight into a backyard vegetable garden? We’ve decide document our garden this year from plants we are using, companion planting, new gardening techniques, our SIP beds, and more! Come see our weekly updates and share any tried and true gardening tips that you live by!

Common Gardening Mistakes: Watering

Common Gardening Mistakes: Watering

Did you know that there is a right and wrong way to water your garden? It may seem like a simple task, but watering your garden incorrectly could cause all sorts of problems like disease, root rot, and pests! Small changes like time of day, how much, when, and how you water can have a significant impact on your overall garden! Check out our article now to learn how.

Mulch: A Gardener’s Best Friend

Mulch: A Gardener’s Best Friend

If you are new to gardening, mulch is an easy step to overlook. You are busy picking out the best plants, choosing the perfect locations, watering and fertilizing per each plant’s needs. While it’s important to lay a solid foundation for your garden, the mulch is a vital finishing touch that will save you a lot of time and energy in the long run!

Common Gardening Mistakes: Plant Selection

Common Gardening Mistakes: Plant Selection

When you first start gardening it can be overwhelming trying to understand the basics to make sure you have a healthy and happy garden, or you are so excited about what to plant you simply overlook the fundamentals. One of the most common mistakes is not researching your plant selection, but rather picking plants based on personal preference only. Learn what to consider when planning out what plants to grow this gardening season.

Wall Planters – Adding Live Plants

Wall Planters – Adding Live Plants

Do you love the look of metal wall planters but hate the thought of filling them with artificial plants? Me too! That’s why we’ve come up with this super quick and easy method so you can fill them with real plants to decorate your walls! Check it out now!

Hardiness Zones & Why You Should Care

Hardiness Zones & Why You Should Care

So how do you know what to grow where, and when? It’s not as daunting as it seems. It all comes down to Plant Hardiness Zones. Knowing your zone will help you determine a few key factors that will improve your garden’s overall health and your harvest significantly: knowing what to plant, when to plant, and when to let your garden rest.

An Introduction to Companion Planting

An Introduction to Companion Planting

Planning your garden for this season? Most people think about sunlight requirements and spacing but understanding how plants interact with one another is vital to the overall health of your garden. So, what’s the big deal? By not thinking about plant relationships, you could be ruining your garden before it even starts.

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Hello everyone! My name is Angie Mallery, and I’m the proud founder of Wicked Handy. This blog is my playground for sharing everything that makes life more joyful and practical—from crafting and cooking to gardening and DIY projects. I’m thrilled you’re here and hope you find inspiration and enjoyment in what I love to do. Thank you for visiting!

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