Category Archives : How to Plant

Growing Herbs Indoors During The Harsh Winter Weather

Growing Fresh Herbs Indoors Being someone that loves to cook homemade meals on a regular basis for my family, using fresh herbs from my herb garden is non negotiable. The delicious fresh taste that naturally home grown herbs brings to home cooked meals is just indescribable. I always become disappointed when winter rolls around because […]

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An Introduction to No-Dig Gardening

The idea of no-dig gardening was developed by an Australian named Esther Deans. It was originally both developed both as a labor saving idea, and a method to rejuvenate badly depleted soil in a vegetable garden. The process involves starting with layers of newspaper, and by adding lucerne hay, straw and compost in succeeding layers, […]

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Growing Tomatoes in Containers

Growing Tomatoes in Containers- Why to do it? One of the biggest reasons that people convince themselves that gardening isn’t for them is because they’re lacking a spacious yard.  However, due to a trend where people have started growing tomatoes in containers inside their homes, that is no longer a problem!  For example, growing tomatoes […]

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Mint: Learning About Herbs

Mint – The Basics Mint herbs are one of the most common herbs, found in foods from appetizers, to desserts, to beverages.  They belong to the Mentha species of plants, and actually include many different varieties.  The most well known in North America would be peppermint and spearmint, and are used incredibly often in flavoring […]

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Making Sure Your Bulbs Survive the Winter

Flower Bulbs versus The Freeze Granted, there aren’t too many things in common between bears and flower bulbs, but there is one main similarity that the two share: if they don’t spend the frigid months of winter sleeping, or they emerge from their hibernation too early, they get cranky.  And just like you probably don’t […]

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Organic Brussel Sprouts

Organic Brussel Sprouts – How to Grow Growing organic brussel sprouts is not as difficult as you might think.  Organic brussel spouts can be a vegetable that takes its time to grow.  One of the great things about them though is that they can stand up to some frost, so if you’re like me and […]

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Planning your Organic Garden

Organic Garden – Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it?  Fresh vegetables and herbs just a few steps away from your kitchen.  An organic garden does not have to stay a dream, or become a nightmare.  IT can be a reality with some simple planning. Organic Garden Takes Some Planning Organic gardens can take over your […]

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Three Manageable Ideas for Successful Basket or Pot Gardening

Pot Gardening Offers Many Conveniences. If pot gardening is something that you think you’d enjoy, then this article is for you.  Below are some methods for setting up a great hanging basket or pot this summertime.  When getting started with pot gardening, the foremost thing to keep in mind is to make use of a […]

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