Harvesting the Perfect Zucchini for the Home and Market Garden
Fresh zucchinis from the garden are a delicious part of summer, but they grow very fast and can quickly turn into an overripe giant. Keep reading to learn when and how to harvest the perfect summer squash.
Grow Food Indoors: Four Interesting Requirements for Indoor Vegetables You May Not Know
Have vegetables all winter by following these steps for success with growing greens inside. There are surprising needs that you can meet by either replicating Mother Nature or by adjusting for the necessary absence of some features of the natural world.
Regrowing Lettuce and Other Greens From Kitchen Scraps
Regrowing lettuce and other leafy greens from kitchen scraps is easy. The next time you make a salad or a stir fry, save the bottom of your veggies and we’ll learn how to regrow it for another meal.
How to Grow Okra in Containers: A Step-by-Step Guide With Photos
Learn how to grow lots of okra in containers! Tips and photos are included.
Cool Season Veggies to Plant in Autumn for a Spring Harvest
This article lists vegetables that can be grown in cooler weather, even in winter in some areas. It contains detailed photos of those veggies, and information about each of them.
How to Install a Lean-and-Lower Trellis System for Tomatoes
A professional trellising system can help keep your tomatoes from rotting on the vine. A trellis will keep your plants under control, keep your tomatoes up out of the dirt, and make tomato growing easy and fun.
How to Prevent Blossom-End Rot in Tomatoes (2 Easy Methods)
Depending on the pH of your soil, there are two ways to fix blossom-end rot: Epsom salt or foliar calcium spray.
7 Ways to Prune Blackberries for a Healthy Plant and a Bountiful Harvest
Pruning your blackberries will really help them thrive. Here is how to prune blackberries to encourage the plant's natural growth and produce lots of delicious berries.
How to Get the Highest Yield and Best Flavor From Tomatoes
These three easy tips will help you get the best-tasting tomatoes (and more of them!).
How to Choose the Best Tomato Variety to Grow (6 Tips)
From deciding what you want to do with your tomatoes to figuring out what your frost date is, here are six key questions to ask yourself before buying tomato plants.
DIY Pea Trellis: How to Build a Simple Pea Trellis in Your Garden
Giving peas a trellis to grow upright makes it easier for them to fruit and for you to pick. It also ensures there will be some left for you after the critters get the low-lying ones. Trellises are easy to build. Try these examples.
How to Grow Vegetables at Home Without Buying Their Seeds
Gardening can be fun when you can grow your favorite vegetables easily in your home garden without buying their seeds from the market.
How to Grow Malabar Spinach, an Edible Tropical Vine
Malabar spinach, although not a true spinach, tastes like it and grows during the heat of the summer when your true spinach has finished.
How to Grow Brussels Sprouts, a Cool Season Vegetable
Brussels sprouts look like little cabbages. They grow best in cool weather and actually taste better after a light frost.
How to Clone Fruit Trees With the Air Layering Method
In this article, I will show you a very easy method of air layering fruit trees that requires no additional watering and allows you to clone your favorite trees for exact copies.
How to Grow Plum Tomatoes From Seeds in Containers
Learn how to grow baby plum tomatoes from seeds in containers in the garden. Everything you need to know about planting, growing and harvesting tomato plants. I show you the best way to water the tomatoes and how much sun and shade they need.
How to Reuse Food Waste Through Gardening: The Zombie Garden
You can use fruit and vegetable scraps you'd normally discard to grow healthy new plants. Consider reusing them to grow your own zombie garden.
Germinating Broccoli Seeds in a Paper Towel (With Photos)
Paper towel gardening is a great method for germinating broccoli seeds indoors. This article will guide you through the process.
How to Grow Oyster Mushrooms on a Home Farm (With Recipes)
This article will share details about my small home oyster mushroom farm and provide information on how to set up a similar one in your own home. It also provides a few recipes that incorporate delicious oyster mushrooms for you to try at home.
8 Easy and Low-Cost Veggies and Berries That Kids Can Grow
This article discusses the easiest veggie and berries to grow, so kids can get involved in the magic of gardening.