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May 16, 2017
A Closer Look: Pesto Party Basil
Scott Mozingo  Product Manager, Burpee
As a product manager for the Burpee plant program, I try not to pick favorite plants because it’s kind of like picking your favorite pet or your favorite kid. All of our products are great for one....

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Apr 27, 2017
Grow what you cook
Scott Mozingo  Product Manager, Burpee
Gardening is still a top hobby in North America and with good reason. It is relaxing to get outdoors and care for your plants and work the garden. It can also be rewarding to harvest your own vegetables....

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Apr 24, 2017
Top 10 easy to grow vegetables for beginners
Scott Mozingo  Product Manager, Burpee
If the thought of growing your own food has always appealed to you, but seemed too daunting, don’t be nervous! There are a lot of vegetables that are super easy to grow, even if you think you do....

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Apr 19, 2017
Grow a pizza garden
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
It’s always a good idea to grow what you eat. So why not start a garden for one of the most popular menu items – pizza! It’s a great edible garden theme for new gardeners looking for....

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Jul 8, 2016
Flavor your water with blueberries and basil
Tiffany Heater  Account Manager | Burpee
Are blueberries still in season in your neck of the woods, or do you have a surplus left over from that Fourth of July barbeque? Here is a recipe sure to beat the summer heat and keep you hydrated....

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Aug 3, 2012
Refreshing infused water recipe
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
With the heat of summer still raging on, it's important to stay hydrated. But if you want to add a little garden flavor to your drink, try sampling these delicious infused water recipes below. They're....

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Jul 11, 2012
Basil pesto
Chef Nathan Lyon  Chef | Television Host
Of the many things I’ve cooked over the years for television, few things compare to the flavor and simplicity of a really good pesto. The day I made my three-minute recipe for a fresh basil pesto....

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Jan 13, 2012
Growing a community
West End IB World School  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
We have truly enjoyed our school garden and the wonderfully fresh and flavorful vegetables and herbs it has produced! Shortly after the start of the new school year, we held a family picnic. Everyone....

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Nov 22, 2011
Budding gardeners
Kid Power, Inc.  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
October was a month of realization for our team of Kid Power Jr. Gardeners. After a full month of Veggie Time Lessons, our students have learned what 5 things plants need, how to properly water a g....

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Oct 7, 2011
A plentiful summer harvest
Kid Power, Inc.  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
Kid Power's Veggie Time Gardens have flourished yielding thousands of tomatoes, zucchini, watermelons, cantaloupes, beans and basil. Thanks to Burpee Home Gardens we have been able to participate in....

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