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Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Give grafted tomatoes a try in 2013
Scott Mozingo | Post a comment
 

Bumper Crop Grafted Tomatoes - graft Day 5I feel like I’m completely settled in for the winter – with a huge stack of gardening catalogs – trying to decide exactly what I want, what I need and what I absolutely can’t live without for the growing season. Now that it’s February though, it’s time to get on the stick and get some things ordered.

So, what’s....

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Tagged: disease size soil tomatoes varieties vegetables in Gardening News What To Grow



Tuesday, October 09, 2012

Harvesting vegetables in prime time – savor the flavors!
Joe Lamp’l | Post a comment
 

Harvesting vegetables at their peak of freshness comes down to two things: experience and good timing. With so many things to grow, how do you know the best time for harvesting?

Start with days to maturity. It’s listed on seed packs and plant tags and will depend on if the variety is planted in the garden from....

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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

How far should you space your plants?
Joe Lamp’l | Post a comment
 

Proper spacing ensures air flow and circulation

When it comes to getting the most from your limited garden space, it would seem logical to pack it in. And for many plants, especially flowering annuals, this strategy can reward you with a season-long ocean of color. However, for other plants, especially edibles, I take the opposite approach — and for good reason.....

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Tuesday, May 01, 2012

‘Sustainable Chili’ wins 2nd place
West End IB World School | Post a comment
 

West End IB World School Garden Club entered the Chili Cook Off contest

West End IB World School is not only in the garden but in the kitchen, too! The Garden Club formed the team “Kids in the Garden” and entered the school’s third annual Chili Cook Off in an effort to raise money for the Outdoor Classroom and Garden Project.

The day before....

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Thursday, March 08, 2012

Burpee’s Backyard
Burpee Home Gardens | Post a comment
 

Q: Where do gardeners get most of their garden information?

  1. Books, magazines or catalogs
  2. Online
  3. Garden centers
  4. Friends, family, neighbors, their community

If you guessed answer (D), you’re absolutely right! It’s no surprise that gardeners rely on advice and input from those closest to....

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