Author : Christina Lopez

Christina Lopez grew up in the beautiful city of Mountain View, California, where she spent eighteen ascetic years as a vegetarian before stumbling upon the exquisite delicacy of a strange chicken thigh. She’s been a city finalist competitive pingpong player, an ocean diver, an ex-pat in England and Japan, and a computer science doctoral student. Christina writes really late at night as spending most of her daytime enchanting her magical herb garden.

Joined the Garden: March 18, 2016

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Growing Aloe Plants Indoors – Popular Easy

Growing Aloe Plants Indoors – Popular Easy

The great aloe plant is the most used herbal remedy in the united states. Aloe vera juice and aloe vera gel are also growing their popularity day by day! You can easily have an ample supply on hand by growing aloe plants indoors all year. It is easy; I wi... read more

Bringing Plants Outside- How to Harden Off Plants

Bringing Plants Outside- How to Harden Off Plants

Growing your plants indoors from seed is a very controlled and nourishing environment. The outdoors is a drastic change from what your tender seedlings and young plants are used to. Before bringing them outside, it is essential to know how to harden off p... read more

How to Sharpen Garden Tools

How to sharpen garden tools

If you are a gardener, chances are you have an assortment of tools. And unless you take care of them, they will quickly become useless. Sharpening garden tools is important to the longevity and efficiency in yo... read more

Hydroponics Herb Garden: Soil-less Growing

Hydroponics Herb Garden: Soil-less Growing

You do not need to be a science major or even a science geek to learn how to grow hydroponically. Maybe a little love for Bill Nye, the science guy, won’t hurt but is not required. Hydroponics Herb Gardens are a fun, great way to expand your inside garden... read more

An Introduction to Using Herbs to Make Herbal Extracts & Tinctures

An Introduction to Using Herbs to Make Herbal Extracts & Tinctures

Glance backward at the historical production of “medicine.” Herbalists have long been using herbs to make herbal extracts and tinctures for natural remedies. These concentrated forms of herbs preserve longer and offer controllable dosage. A few drops of a... read more

How to Make Homemade Extracts Easily: Vanilla, Almond, Mint, Orange, and Lemon

How to Make Homemade Extracts Easily: Vanilla, Almond, Mint, Orange, and Lemon

You can learn how to make homemade extracts in some straightforward steps with only a couple of ingredients. They are so easy to do you will be wondering why you have never tried them before. Better yet, they will save you a lot of money over the store-bo... read more

Aroma Zone Like Shops to Sell Pure and Natural Essential Oils in 2021

Aroma Zone Like Shops to Sell Pure and Natural Essential Oils in 2021

Who else loves looking good? Gather here, you'll love what we have for you today. In our world today, cosmetics and/or beauty care products are of high relevance. No one likes to smell bad or look old... read more

Growing the Agave Striata

Growing the Agave Striata

The agave striata isn’t necessarily a plant we hear talked about much in garden nurseries. Why? Well, it’s a native of northeastern Mexico and is pretty particular about where it grows. Gardeners of the agave striata recommend growing this plant in USDA z... read more

How to Grow Bougainvillea in a Pot?

How to Grow Bougainvillea in a Pot?

For those who are looking for a strong tropical vine with a variation of colours to display then Bougainvillea is the plant for you. Bougainvillea flowers put on a magnificent display of colours including white, pink, red, and orange. The woody branches a... read more

Tropical Terrarium Plants

Tropical Terrarium Plants

Is gardening something you are enthusiastic about? Or are you looking to change the feel in your home or any personal space? Tropical terrarium plants are a great way to transform your indoor living space by bringing the outdoor garden indoors. When we th... read more