Clean power tools

Posted by on November 23, 2017

Clean power tools of all plant material and dirt. Replace worn spark plugs, oil all necessary parts, and sharpen blades. Store tools in their proper place indoors, never outdoors where they can rust over the winter. Fall is also a good time to clean and fix all hand tools, and sharpen all blades and remove […]



Garden Glossary

Posted by on March 21, 2013

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z A Abiotic: A non-living organism. Acid: An acid or sour substance that has a pH below 7.0. Acidic soil: Acidic soil: The pH scale is logarithmic, from 0 to 14 […]


Surprising Summerville, South Carolina!

Posted by on November 6, 2017

This is a story about a blogger, who learned a lesson I hope to never repeat. Sometimes I can be so uninformed! My blog reached a status within two years of starting Gardening with Confidence ten years ago. Don’t hate me, each year, I’m asked to do several travel- and garden-related stories. My latest was […]