Category Archives: Gardening

Saving Seeds From Your Garden

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Do you have a favorite variety of vegetable or flower growing in your garden? Then you may be interested in saving seeds from your garden. Seed saving has become less common in recent years due to the convenience of easily purchased seed packets. However, devoted gardeners may want to save unusual vegetable or flower seeds[…]

Easiest Vegetables To Grow For Beginners

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We often get asked… What are the easiest vegetables to grow for beginners? Whether you’re a beginner gardener starting a small container garden on the patio or planting in the ground, you’re sure to find use in the following list. Some of these vegetables are best grown from seed, others can be purchased as seedlings[…]

Starting Pepper Plants Indoors

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Most climates in the U.S. don’t have a long growing season so unless you live in a zone with short winters, starting pepper plants indoors pre-season is essential. In this article we’ll cover basic seed starting information and some things that are specific to peppers. Here’s a summary version on how to start peppers seeds[…]

Free Milkweed Seeds

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Are you interested in helping save the Monarch Butterfly population? By planting species that provide a food source for both the adult Monarchs and their caterpillars you can do your part. In an effort to help you along the Live Monarch Foundation will give you free milkweed seeds if you simply send them a self-addressed[…]