Culver's Garden Blog

Water Jet to the Rescue

If you haven't had a chance to clean-up the outside of your house, now is the perfect time, and we have an awesome inexpensive tool to do the job!

Why use the Water Jet?

The water jet is an easy way to get high pressure using your regular garden hose, making it easy for cleaning up around the outside of your house.  With the high amount of algae present on homes, retaining walls, and patios, this is the perfect tool to wash algae (or dust/dirt) away.

Check out the video and see just how easy it is to use.  The Water Jet is great for spring, summer, and fall clean-up!

How to Handle the Heat in Your Garden

When summer arrives in Eastern Iowa, there is no telling what the weather will be like.  One moment we have ample rain, the next it is dry. Plus, the temperatures can range from mid-70s to the high 90s and beyond.  Below are some things to keep in mind with caring for your plants during the summer.…

Insect Control for Your Garden

Do you hate to see insects ruin your flowers, veggies, and more?  We've got a great solution for you! There are so many products on the market to choose from, often making it daunting to even go in search of a solution for insect control.  If you are looking for a food safe option, we have…

Veggie Gardening 101

Ever wonder how to start a garden?  Here are the basic tips to veggie gardening success.  Sun and Soil Picking the correct location to garden is probably the most important step in ensuring a successful harvest. A vegetable garden should get six to eight hours of sunlight each day and have good drainage.  If you have…