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Tomatoes
Vegetables

How to Encourage Tomatoes to Mature

Tomatoes take some time to be ripe. We all know this, and we’ve all been in a situation to buy tomatoes that were still too firm. A tomato can be red on the outside but it doesn’t mean that it’s…

Lettuce in Raised Bed
Vegetables

How to Grow Lettuce I

If you want to grow lettuce in your garden it is important to figure out what type you want to grow and then to choose the precise varieties. Keep in mind that loose leaf types of lettuce are ideal for…

Red Green Bell Pepper
Vegetables

Growing Bell Peppers I

Bell peppers are very tasty and they come in many different colors: green, yellow, orange, purple and red. There are also many ways in which you can use bell peppers, both cooked and fresh. You may also freeze them to…

Vegetables

How to Prevent Tomato Blossom Drop  

Blossom drop is a common problem with tomatoes. Many gardeners face this issue in their garden. Since tomatoes are among the most popular gardening plants, there are many people affected by this issue. The main problem with blossom drop is…

Planted Onions
Vegetables

How to Start Onions from Seed II

Once you have started your onions from seeds and once you have your transplants strong and healthy, it’s time to move your onion plants to the garden. If your climate conditions allow, you may choose to put the transplants in…

Lettuce
Vegetables

5 Easy Vegetables for Beginners

In gardening, it’s important to know which plants you can grow in your garden, depending on your climate zone, your needs and your experience levels. Vegetables are among the most popular plant types many people want to grow in their…

Vegetables

Common Tomato Problems I

Nothing feels better than picking a juicy, fresh tomato straight from your garden. It shows your dedication and all the energy you’ve put into your tomato garden is finally paying off! This is why vegetable gardening is so rewarding: you…

Vegetables

Grow Veggies in Tiny Beds

Do you have a small yard? It doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy gardening. The trick is to find a way to use the space you have to grow plants. It’s actually possible to allocate a small space for a nice…

Tomato Plants
Vegetables

Starting Tomatoes Part II

In this part, we explain how to grow tomatoes after transplanting and how to give them the best possible care. Part I discussed the way to start tomatoes from seeds. Usually, cell packs are used for this purpose. As tomatoes…

Growing Lettuce
Vegetables

How to Grow Lettuce II

Lettuce is not difficult to grow but you need to follow some simple guidelines. Once you have planted lettuce you can enjoy to see it grow. The next important step is to harvest your lettuce so you can use it…

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