Let’s face it, gardening can be intimidating for newbies! You may worry that you weren’t born with a green thumb. Well guess what? No one was. In fact, there’s no such thing as being born with a green thumb. It all comes from learning and doing.
Fear not! Get Busy Gardening® is committed to bringing you the latest and greatest techniques for gardening, that are sure to leave you with the luscious green space you desire.
Welcome To Get Busy Gardening!
This is not your average gardening website, riddled with expensive solutions and words that will have you grabbing the dictionary instead of your gardening tools.
I started this website back in 2009 to help new gardeners learn the ropes with simple guides and how-tos that are easy to understand. That same passion and dedication hold true to this day.
Practical, Budget-Friendly Solutions
We pride ourselves in taking an unbiased, honest approach to gardening that gives our readers practical, budget friendly solutions to growing their own garden.
Whether you’re a brand new homeowner who’s gardening for the first time, a beginner wanting to learn the ropes, or an advanced gardener looking to learn something new – you’ll find exactly what you need here.
Inspiration & Ideas
Whether you’d like to learn about growing your own food, having beautiful flower gardens, displaying amazing houseplants, saving money by growing your own seeds, or taking on a landscaping project; we’ll give you the inspiration and ideas to help you accomplish your goals.
Gardening doesn’t have to be expensive, or even frustrating. Our easy to follow DIY projects and practical garden care tips will give you magazine style results, minus the headache and stress. Be sure to also check out our gardening eBooks for a variety of topics.
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Get Busy Gardening has something to offer everyone, wherever you fit into the gardening world. Read the articles, leave a comment, ask questions, and join in on the fun! This is a community environment for all to grow and flourish; while their gardens do the same.
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About Amy Andrychowicz
Hi, I’m so happy you are here! My name is Amy Andrychowicz and I live and garden in Minneapolis, MN, USA growing zone 4b. Gardening is my passion; and I love all types, indoor and outdoor; including perennials, annuals, tropicals, vegetables, houseplants, succulents and even water gardening.
I am devoted to helping new gardeners learn through guidance, encouragement, and advice that is easy to understand. I love sharing my knowledge, and I strongly believe that there is no such thing as a brown thumb – anyone can be a gardener if they want to be, it just takes a little practice. 🙂
My Gardening Philosophy
My philosophy on gardening is that it is a learning experiment. I learn by doing, and I experiment with plants and gardening all the time. My goal is to encourage others to do the same.
Whether you are a first time homeowner, gardening newbie, or simply have a mind that is more creative than your budget; I’ve created a place for you to find the ideas and knowledge to help turn your dream garden into a reality.
My New Book!
I’m excited to announce that my first published book, “Vertical Vegetables: Simple Projects that Deliver More Yield in Less Space”, is now available for purchase! Be sure to order your copy today, or learn more about my Vertical Vegetables book here.
My Video Trailer For Get Busy Gardening!
Learn more about me, and see some of my gardens by watching my short website trailer video…