By Jo Ann Gardner
For a beautiful, low-maintenance landscape, give gardening with historic ornamentals a try!
Using the lunar cycle to pinpoint seed planting dates for healthier plants and more bountiful harvest is ...
Knowing when and how to transplant tomato seedlings to the garden will ensure a healthy, productive tomato crop.
Trying milkweed seed-stratification for the first time and Bluebird watching while waiting for milder weather!
Starting tomatoes from seed allows home gardeners to grow their own heirloom tomato varieties. Most tomatoes grown from seed are started indoors six to eight weeks before transplanting to the garden.
Knowing when and how to transplant cabbage seedlings to the garden is essential to healthy plants and a successful cabbage crop.
Heirlooms are often cited as being more flavorful, nutritious, and locally adapted. Here are some of the more adapted and popular varietals to try in your summer garden!
Nasturtium is a delicate annual that adds color and beauty to ornamental garden spaces. When used in companion planting, nasturtium serves as an effective insect and weed deterrent for organic vegetable gardening.
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