Mark Wolfe

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mark Wolfe is a freelance writer who specializes in garden, landscaping and DIY content. After working twenty years in the nursery and landscape industry, Mark began blogging at theprudentgarden.com, and has since worked for online media outlets and retailers like HGTV, WORX Tools, Dave’s Garden, and more. He holds a degree in Outdoor Education from Northland College. When not working, Mark enjoys gardening, beekeeping, traveling and exploring nature with his family in Georgia.

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APRIL 7, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
You’re Probably Harvesting Your Herbs Wrong—Here’s How to Do it Correctly for Maximum Yield

Culinary herbs are some of the easiest and most rewarding plants to grow in the garden. They tolerate a wide range of soil conditions, grow easily either in the ground or in containers, a...

MARCH 23, 2021 | TUESDAY
Starting Seeds Indoors: 8 Critical Mistakes Most New Gardeners Make

Give your garden a good start by avoiding these rookie blunders.

MARCH 18, 2021 | THURSDAY
5 Small Home Improvements That Can Help Cultivate a Green Thumb

When the gardening bug bites, it doesn’t easily let go. Sometimes it starts with houseplants, others begin with veggies and fruits. Once someone commits to growing plants as a hobby, it b...

MARCH 10, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
7 Fertilizer Mistakes Most Home Gardeners Make

These innocent missteps may be working against you. Feed your garden the right way and watch it thrive.

MARCH 9, 2021 | TUESDAY
9 Cures for a Waterlogged Lawn

If your yard turns into a pond after a storm, these solutions will help you handle the water and grow great grass.

FEBRUARY 23, 2021 | TUESDAY
Cultivator vs. Tiller: Which is Best for Your Soil?

Tiller or cultivator? Gardeners often use the two words as if they mean the same thing, but they are actually different tools. The machines look similar, although tillers are usually larg...

FEBRUARY 16, 2021 | TUESDAY
The Best Hydration Pack for Water on the Go

Outdoor pursuits like hiking, cycling, backpacking, and running continue to grow in popularity. One of the most important health and safety precautions for these and other physical activi...

FEBRUARY 4, 2021 | THURSDAY
The Best Organic Fertilizers for Your Garden

All plants need nourishment. In nature, plants cooperate with microorganisms like fungi and bacteria to scavenge nutrients from a variety of sources, including the organic and mineral con...

JANUARY 28, 2021 | THURSDAY
What Is the No-Dig Gardening Method, and Why You Should Try it This Spring

Of all the reasons that gardeners give for pursuing their hobby, digging rarely makes the list. Spending time in nature, the joy of nurturing living things, and peace and quiet, surely co...

JANUARY 3, 2021 | SUNDAY
The Best Fax Machines for Your Home Office

In many industries, fax machines are still considered a necessity; in fact, they are seeing a resurgence in popularity. Faxing is a very secure way to exchange information. Faxes cannot b...