Alright, the asparagus seeds grew and the plants are thriving… now what?!
When it came to achieving “the perfect nitrogen to carbon ratio”, I was totally lost. Did it have to be so complicated? Actually, it doesn’t! Here’s all you need to know to start making your own ‘black gold’ in no time!
Here are a few plants I’m growing in our tea garden, to provide us with a variety of herbal teas to enjoy hot or cold.
Here’s an update on how my garden is doing so far. I think this has been my best garden year to date! Lots of lessons in what to do and what NOT to do this month.
If you’ve never tried growing cowpeas, I’d definitely recommend that you give it a try! Here’s how my first experience growing them went, what I learned along the way, and why I’ve grown to love them in the garden!
Starting your first garden from scratch can seem like a daunting task. There’s a lot to think about before you put that first plant in the ground. In this article I share everything I think you need to know to get off to the best start!
Wondering how much you need to plant in your garden to feed your family for an entire year? Here’s a great list of plants-per-person to help get your garden planning underway…
The asparagus I started from seed last Spring is actually coming up! I’m so excited.
Celery is a cool weather crop, so now’s the time to
A shady yard or balcony doesn’t mean you can’t have a glorious vegetable garden. Here’s what you need to know about growing vegetables in full to partial shade.
The Ground Cherry grows like a tomato, but tastes like a sweet fruit. Perfect for pies or jams! Learn more about this cool heirloom plant…
I love shortcuts. Don’t you? Especially when they pertain to the garden! Who wants to wait over a month for a seedling to finally be big enough to transplant when you can have one in just a couple of weeks?!
Taking cuttings from plants and rooting them is a fantastic way to speed up the process of growing a new plant. Check out this easy way to propagate basil…
Peppermint can be a useful addition to a home garden, but don’t make the same planting mistake I made! Plus, enjoy a walk through my day…
It’s coming along!
Now that I know how easy peas are to grow, and how DELICIOUS they are to eat raw, I’ll be sure to plan on planting a lot more next year! Even the kids enjoyed snacking on the fresh treats!
We’re building a greenhouse completely from salvaged scraps. See how it’s coming along!