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Jul 8, 2016
Flavor your water with blueberries and basil
Tiffany Heater  Account Manager | Burpee Home Gardens
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 Home Gardens  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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Sep 29, 2011
Herb Butter: Another way to preserve garden flavor
Theresa Loe  Associate Producer | Growing A Greener World
There are several ways to preserve the flavors of herbs through winter. One of my favorites is to create flavorful herb butters and store them in my freezer. Butters are a simple way to add flavor while....

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Sep 21, 2011
Life finds a way
Erin Etheridge  Burpee Home Gardens Guest Blogger
Jeff Goldblum once said, “Life…uh…finds a way.” When he said it he was talking about genetically engineered female dinosaurs whose DNA was extracted from an ancient mosquito....

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Aug 22, 2011
Garden at its end
Marci Gilbert  Burpee Home Gardens Guest Blogger
Oh my poor garden. I have enjoyed having a little balcony garden in Houston, Texas, over the last few months, but I have given up hope that it’s doing anything worth sharing. The peppers have....

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Jul 19, 2011
Heat and harvest
Marci Gilbert  Burpee Home Gardens Guest Blogger
We have now been growing an herb and vegetable garden for two and a half months! We frequently use the variations of basil, but have not used the peppers or tomatoes yet. They don't look quite ready,....

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