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How To Grow Potatoes

Planting Potatoes: How To Grow Potatoes in Your Family Garden

Potatoes are a fun and interesting food to grow. They are different than most other plants because instead of seeds you plant an actual...
Amana Orange Tomato - Heirloom Vegetables

Favorite Heirloom Vegetables: Try these heirloom varieties of your family’s favorite vegetables.

Amana Orange Tomato Amana Orange is a beefsteak tomato that has very few seeds. Its rich, classic tomato flavor is perfect for eating raw, sliced...
How to Grow Asparagus

How to Grow Asparagus: Grow Your Own Gourmet Vegetables

How to Grow Asparagus The coming of spring and early summer means one thing to vegetable lovers—asparagus time. This hardy vegetable, which is part of...
Victory Garden

Vegetable Garden: Plant a Victory Garden

Planting a vegetable garden in 1943 was considered an act of patriotism. During World War II Americans were called on to help with the...
Purpose of Pergola - what is pergola and types of pergolas

Purpose of Pergola – what is pergola and types of pergolas

What is pergola - it's a good place to rest in a shade This article is going to help you navigate the world of pergolas....
How to Store Fresh Herbs?

Growing Your Own Herbs – No Garden? No Problem!

With the local food movement pushing its way to the forefront, growing your own fresh consumables is as good as it gets. In fact,...
mulch materials and reduce weeds

Mulch Mulch and More Mulch: Mulch your garden to reduce weeds and other problems

Mulching the garden is the final project to be completed after the planting is done. Placing a three to four inch deep layer of...
Organic Garden

Native Plants in An Organic Garden: Hardy Healthy Natives Add Beauty While Supporting Biodiversity

Native plants have been gaining in popularity for several years as gardeners discover a new horizon of horticultural selections. Once relegated to forest preserve...
Concrete Shed Base

Is a Concrete Shed Base What You Need?

If you're planning on building a shed, you may be mapping out the project. One key consideration should be which foundation to select. If...
Rain Garden

Build Your Own Rain Garden: Using Plants to Harvest Water, Filter Pollutants and Prevent...

Properly designed, rain gardens intercept the natural water flow and slow it down, allowing it to gradually infiltrate into the ground. Rain Gardens are Functional Sustainable...