Gardening and Horticulture

Gardening and Horticulture

Gardening is one of life's great pleasures.  Creating a garden in your backyard is rewarding and can bring you gorgeous flowers, elegant butterflies, sonorous birds, delicious fruit and the upmost in privacy and beauty. 

Information about growing plants and creating your own version of Eden is often very hard to find. That's why Fairchild is committed to bringing you the best and latest information on growing and working with plants. The Gardening and Horticulture section of our website will give you information on everything from pruning to propagation. 

The information was written by Fairchild's staff and represents decades of collective knowledge and skill.

Soils and Media Plant Selection

Planting, Watering and Mulching

Insects and Pesticides Fertilization Pruning
Propagation Dealing with Hurricanes