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Aug 10, 2018
Quick-growing and Fall-loving vegetables
Bill Calkins  Burpee Program Representative
The saying goes “Fall is for planting” and whoever coined the term certainly knew what they were talking about when it comes to annuals, perennials, lawns, trees and, for this discussion,....

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Jan 13, 2017
Tending an indoor garden
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
If the winter weather won’t let you do much gardening outside this month, why not try an indoor garden. From houseplants to kitchen herbs, growing inside can bring you plenty of joy. There are....

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Oct 11, 2016
Think outside the pumpkin
Tiffany Heater  Account Manager | Burpee
It’s October and while it’s totally okay to have pumpkin spice everything now, there are a lot of beautiful options for fall decorating besides your standard jack-o-lantern. I love a good....

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Aug 11, 2016
Fall gardening – it’s totally a thing
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
The gardening season with Burpee is slowly winding down. But even though your kitchen counter is full of fresh produce, the fun doesn’t have to end when Labor Day hits! In most climates you can....

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Jun 27, 2016
The Cabbage Luper: Friend or Foe?
Tiffany Heater  Account Manager | Burpee
Those little white butterflies might look cute flitting through your garden, and they may deceive you that they are friendly pollinators when they stop by your lavender to take a sip. But if you....

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Apr 5, 2016
Frost-free date checklist
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
They say good things come to those who wait. Soon, you'll have reached the "frost-free" date for your area and be ready to plant…if you've been planning, that is! Have you checked out....

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Sep 24, 2012
Keep kids learning in the garden – even after school starts
Theresa Loe  Associate Producer | Growing A Greener World
Yes, it is that time of year already. The kids are back in school and the long days of summer have ended. However, just because the kids aren’t home all day doesn’t mean we stop teaching....

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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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May 4, 2011
It’s May! What to do in your garden now
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
For most of the country, the weekend of Mother’s Day in May is a huge gardening kick-off: We shop for flower arrangements for the special mothers in our lives; buy gardening supplies as suitable....

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Jan 21, 2011
Eat those winter salads
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
Boiling up a hearty soup is a typical way to use up spare vegetables and herbs. Freeze your recipe in portions, and you’ve got meals to use (and share) for weeks! Fresh chopped salads are another....

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