root vegetables

Getting to the Bottom of Root Vegetables

Root vegetables are both easy to grow and good for you, which is why they are an excellent addition to any garden. Usually the first thing that...

zucchini

The Easiest Vegetable to Grow

Every gardener knows that some vegetables are easier to grow than others. Pickier plants need a lot of care and coaxing in order to grow and mature...

hot peppers

How Spicy is that Hot Pepper?

There are two main types of peppers – sweet bell peppers that come in varying shades of green, red, orange and yellow, and spicy hot peppers that...

garden weed

Three Weeding Tips

Weeding is a task that is impossible to get away from. No matter how hard you try and no matter which methods you use, weeds will pop up in your...

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All About Soil

It’s easy to take your soil for granted, especially if you’re new to gardening. However, experienced gardeners know that you need to have...

How to Grow Tomatoes

How to Grow Tomatoes

Tomatoes seem like the ultimate vegetables (although they are technically a fruit.) They can be used in everything from sauces to salads, and add a...

Garden Pests Part Two

Garden Pests Part Two – The Insect Variety

Insects can be hard to get rid of, especially if your garden is organic, as you don’t want to use common chemical pesticides to kill them off. Some...

Rabbit in garden

Garden Pests – And How to Get Rid of Them

You love your garden and all of the vegetables growing in it. Unfortunately, so do the critters living in your neighborhood. Whether you have deer...

Okra

Hot Weather Loving Plants

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organic gardening basics

Organic Gardening Basics

Many people know that an organic garden is one that doesn’t use chemical fertilizers and pesticides. Because of this, organic vegetables are better...