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Romaine Lettuce

Growing Romaine Lettuce

Romaine lettuce is an easy-to-grow cool weather crop that provides two harvests per growing season. Romaine lettuce is an annual plant native to the Mediterranean region and the Middle East. It has been grown for almost...
Spinach

Growing Spinach

Spinach is a fast and easy-to-grow leafy green vegetable that can be grown in potting containers if you are short on space. Spinach is an annual plant that is native to central and Western Asia. They...
Arugula

Growing Arugula

Arugula has been grown since the time of the ancient Romans and is still being used in Italian cuisine. Arugula is an annual plant that is native to Southern Europe and the Mediterranean region. They are...
Liquid Fertilizer

How to Make Your Own Liquid Fertilizers

Liquid Fertilizers are easy to make natural way to give your plants the vital nutrients they need for large growth, blooms, and produce. You can make liquid fertilizer in a few easy steps. Store the...
Improving The Soil

How to Improve Soil for Gardening

You can't pick the soil you live on but that doesn't mean you can't improve your soil for happy and healthy plants all year long. The soil in your garden is alive with microorganisms that...
Composting

How to Make a Compost Pile

A compost pile can help to provide your garden with the nutrients that it needs to feed you or to enjoy the beauty of the foliage and blooms. A compost pile is an essential tool...
Growing more in less space

How to Grow Lots of food in a Small Garden

There are several ways to maximize the space in a small garden and still grow a wide variety of vegetables. Growing enough fresh fruit, vegetables, and herbs in a backyard suburban garden may not seem...
Garden Diseases

The Most Common Diseases That Affect Gardens

Mold, fungus, and viruses can affect any plant and destroy a garden if not properly dealt with in a timely matter. A plant disease's symptoms can vary based on its cause, but these can include...
Raised Garden Bed

How To Make Raised Garden Beds

There are many options for building raised garden beds, from sizes to materials, and there are many things to consider. Besides being a practical way to grow any variety of plants but raised garden beds...
Cover Crops

Best Cover Crops For Your Garden

Cover crops do more than help with soil erosion and weed control. They also help to put nutrients and organic matter back into the soil as well as help with weed and pest control. The...
Garden

9 Tips for Starting a Garden

A well-planned garden is a rewarding hobby that can be done all year long. With good soil, the proper tools, and the know-how, anyone can have a stress-free garden that will either feed your family...
Garden Pest

Types Of Pests That Will Eat Your Garden

Have you noticed symptoms of a pest infestation on your plants such as wilted leaves, dead plants, black spots, yellow tips, and shriveled & mangled growth? Anyone who has experienced having your garden turn into...