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Winter Squash
Vegetables

Top Vegetables for Busy People

Many people want to grow their own food in the garden, but don’t have enough time to dedicate to planting and growing their own vegetables. Indeed, gardening can be very time-consuming and it often requires a lot of maintenance and…

Vegetables

The Beauty of Heirloom Tomatoes

Many gardeners are intrigued by heirloom tomato plants and wish to grow them. There are many reasons why you might want to consider growing heirloom tomatoes. They come in many unusual shapes and many different colors. Not to mention many…

Small Tomatoes
Vegetables

How to Deep Water Tomatoes

Watering plants is sometimes challenging, especially if your plants need to be deep watered. This is why many people opt for using drip irrigation to let the water soak in slowly. The problem is that while drip watering is a…

Sweet Peppers
Vegetables

Caring for Peppers

Peppers are very varied and they come in a wide variety of colors, sizes, shapes and hotness. Some of the most popular colors include red, green, orange, purple, yellow and chocolate brown. It’s important to understand that a green pepper…

Artichoke
Vegetables

5 Excellent Gourmet Vegetables

There are many vegetables you can grow in your garden, but some require much care and effort. There are also vegetables that are very easy to grow, so they are ideal for beginner gardeners who want to grow their first…

Urban Garden
Vegetables

The Most Nutritious Vegetables You Can Grow

Many people love vegetable gardening but they have only a limited space to dedicate to their vegetables. In a situation like this, it’s important to know how to choose wisely which vegetables you want to row. The choice will depend…

Kale
Vegetables

How to Grow Kale I

Kale is known as a “super food” because of its numerous health properties. It contains a lot of nutrients and it’s one of the healthiest vegetables out there. Kale contains fiber, calcium, lots of vitamins, minerals and anti-oxidants. It’s a…

Butternut Squashes
Vegetables

Harvesting, Curing and Storing Squash

Here are some tips for harvesting, handling, curing and storing squash so you can use them properly. Harvesting It’s best not to harvest squash until the vines die down or the stems are too dry or dead to be able…

Tomato Crops
Vegetables

Recommended Tomato Varieties II

When deciding on the best variety for your garden, the time to mature is one of the most important factors. Known as “days to harvest”, this time gives you an estimate on when you’ll be able to harvest your tomatoes….

Cabbage or lettuce
Vegetables

Hardy Vegetables to Grow  

Hardy vegetables are those that are tolerant of the cool weather. In fact, they will grow without a problem and they will taste best if grown in cool weather. Vegetables for Cool Weather Hardy vegetables are those that can tolerate…

Cherry Tomatoes
Vegetables

Recommended Tomato Varieties I

Tomatoes are the most popular vegetables grown in the gardens across the US and around the world. There are many reasons why tomatoes are so popular among home gardeners. It’s interesting to note that for many years, tomatoes (then known…

Vegetables

How to Plant in the Fall

The fall is actually a great time to plant certain plants. It’s important to know that fall is preferred because the weather is cooler so your plants won’t burn. However, in order to make the most out of your planting…

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