Category: Donna Balzer

Cut and Paste: Extending the Greenhouse Growing Season
Posted on September 23, 2021 | Categories: Donna Balzer

Some people consider the first day of school or even “back to school” shopping as the real start to fall....

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Greenhouse Pest Problem Solved with Donna Balzer
Posted on August 9, 2021 | Categories: Donna Balzer

Like something out of a horror film, the army of purchased insects sense the trouble-makers and bite their head...

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July in the Greenhouse: The Trouble with Greenhouse Tomatoes
Posted on June 30, 2021 | Categories: Donna Balzer

Do your greenhouse tomatoes have heat stroke? If your tomato blooms are bending and falling off, flower and all...

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Spring Greenhouse – Guttation and Other Funny Things
Posted on May 21, 2021 | Categories: Donna Balzer

Guttation, Transpiration and Edema – How Water moves through Your Spring Greenhouse Plants If you are inclined...

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Off to See My April Greenhouse: Pests, worm castings and greenhouse algae
Posted on April 14, 2021 | Categories: Donna Balzer

Greenhouse Algae, pests and worm castings oh my! Before we get to greenhouse algae, let’s talk about a...

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Hobby Greenhouse Growing Tips
Posted on January 14, 2021 | Categories: Donna Balzer, greenhouse gardening, Greenhouse Planting, grow your own food

When I started growing in my hobby greenhouse a few of my favourite plants stopped working for me. That’s when I...

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Heating Your Greenhouse: Keeping Your Plants Cozy This Holiday Season and Beyond
Posted on December 4, 2020 | Categories: Donna Balzer, greenhouse, Heating your greenhouse

Imagine my surprise when a small hole we drilled through our greenhouse foundation became a runway for mice. We...

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Setting Up Your Greenhouse
Posted on September 16, 2020 | Categories: Donna Balzer, Greenhouse Plans, greenhouse setup, Greenhouse Tips, greenhouses

The boxes have arrived – the greenhouse is assembled. Now what? I called Rodney a year after his greenhouse...

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Greenhouse Soil: Best Primer Ever

Soil Primer If you are new to growing and you subscribe to the “just add water” school of gardening then...

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Biggest Gardening Challenges

How a greenhouse can save your garden too In late September I ask Facebook followers to share their biggest garden...

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