Want to grow some of your own vegetables but don't know where to start? Check out these 7 easy to grow vegetables that are perfect for newbie gardeners.
Don't miss out on your chance to grow carrots this year! With this complete guide, you'll learn the basics for how to grow carrots from seed.
Water tomato plants a little away from the stem to encourage the plant to spread its roots. Learn some of the best watering techniques from someone who has been growing tomatoes for years. These tips and guidelines would take you a long way. Read on and you could become an expert yourself!
You get a bag of onions, or some fresh whole garlic, and a week or two later, you notice that one or two (or all) of them have put out roots and shoots. Don't toss them—turn them into new plants!
Cabbages are a cool season crop that comes in different sizes and colors. It's easy to find one that suits your needs and your garden size.
Here are some gardening tips for planting, growing and harvesting runner beans successfully, including how to make a cane wigwam to support the plants as they grow. I tell you how long it takes for runner beans to grow from seed.
Even if you think that you have a "brown thumb," the bush green bean is so easy to grow that even a beginner can grow them successfully.
Jalapeño peppers are a festive and bountiful addition to any container garden. Learn how to grow jalapeños in containers today!
When you grow vegetables organically it is sometimes a struggle to obtain and incorporate a sufficient amount of compost and other nutrient-rich organic matter into your soil to maintain its health and fertility. You must be diligent to "feed your...
This article will provide tips on pruning raspberries properly for growing more fruit every season. This guide will also offer helpful advice on general care for these wonderful plants.
Instructions for planting, growing and harvesting lettuce in a small garden. I show you how much sun and water the lettuce plant needs to grow. How to grow lettuce plants in pots and containers. How long does it take for a lettuce seed to germinate?
How to get seeds from the pod, sow, grow and take care of a superb green chili pepper plant in a container. For people with small gardens who love fresh vegetables.
One of the best parts about having a vegetable garden is being able to utilize all of those fresh herbs. Here we will demonstrate our favorite methods of drying herbs as well as the best ways to store them so that they last you as long as possible!
Yes! it is possible to grow hops in Florida (zone 9b) for brewing beer. Here is how I managed it, as well as some lessons learned.
If you are looking for a tree that is drought-resistant, while at the same time stunning to look at, you might want to think about a pomegranate tree. As you can see, they are a spectacle of beauty.
The medlar (Mespilus) belongs to the Rosaceae family. There are two species: the common medlar (Mespilus germanica) and Stern's Medlar (Mespilus canescens). They are pretty, small trees with beautiful flowers and tasty fruit. Learn about medlars and all the great things you can make with them.
Micro greens are nutritious, easy to grow, and can be a lucrative urban farming business endeavor. GroAction is a one-man operation that grows and sells micro greens to restaurants in Portland, Oregon.
Looking to get the most out of your small space or container garden? Well then, it's time to try growing pequin peppers! Even in tight spaces, these pepper plants are always high yielding.
Bananas are produced in tall plants, which are often mistaken as trees. The uses of banana trees or different parts of the plants are numerous. In fact, all the parts of a banana plant are useful.
Add a little flare to your container garden by growing garlic! This easy-to-grow root crop can be planted densely for abundant harvests. Come learn how to grow garlic in a pot!
Beware of the pesky Parthenocissus Quinguefolia. If there is a space large enough under your home for a plant with a name that length to slither into, it will take over your life.
An illustrated guide to growing nine favorite perennial herbs. These common essential culinary herbs will grow year after year, giving you a fresh supply of herbs for your kitchen.
The Piri piri pepper, also called the African red devil pepper, is a very spicy African pepper that can grow in small containers and under most types of desk lamps. Its an easy and fun way to grow peppers just about anywhere, especially indoors. ...
Get all the information you need to grow butternut squash. Learn how to store the butternut squash properly so you can enjoy eating them way into April.
To get a green bell pepper to turn red, be prepared to shop carefully and be patient. If you do, red peppers will abound.
These 10 plants wake up early in spring and can bring your edible landscape to life as soon as the weather begins to warm.
Container gardening is all about making the most out of very little. Growing peas in containers brings this statement to life! You can grow and harvest them before your summer crops are even planted!
Designing and growing your herb garden is fun and exciting. You can choose from the simple rectangular patio design, to a quarter-circle corner or a full circle wagon wheel design, to a more complex and intricate knot and twine patterns. The designs...
Shallots can be used in place of onions for a milder flavor. They also keep much longer than onions.
Gardening tips for planting, growing and harvesting cucumbers successfully from seeds in your garden in containers and pots. I explain how much space a cucumber plant needs to grow.
Ohio’s climate is well-suited for growing cold-season vegetables—onions are on the list. Whether from seeds directly into the garden or transplanted plants, growing thickening and spreading onion bulbs is best done in the spring … but not always.
How to grow and harvest Orange Tendersweet Watermelon from seed. This watermelon has a pale orange flesh and a crisp, light flavor.
Find out how to grow healthy and abundant cucumbers, to process them for eating, and get maximum health benefits.
The loganberry is easy to grow, and one single plant can provide up to 18 lbs of fruit in a single season. A cross between a blackberry and a raspberry, loganberries grow well in USDA zones 5–10. And only one plant is needed, because it is is self-pollinating.
Did you know that there are two main types of tomatoes? In this article, learn the differences of Indeterminate vs Determinate tomato varieties.
Though they require a little patience and care, it’s by no means impossible to grow asparagus in containers. I show you how here.
I am growing saffron, the most expensive spice in the world, in my yard. Give this exotic a try and see what it can do in your kitchen.
This simple guide will help you grow tomatoes, how to care for them, and what to look for. It just may be easier than you've been wondering!
Potatoes are so very easy to grow, and you don't need a lot of space. All you need is a container, some seed potatoes, and some soil.
This article will guide you through nine herbs that are perennial or self-seeding—even in colder climates—so that you can enjoy fresh herbs every year without much hassle!
Sweet basil is the tastiest and most popular garden herb around! Come learn the basics of how to care for sweet basil plants.
Learn expert tips for growing cucumbers in your vegetable garden, including what soil to use and how to deal with common pests. The cucumber plant is a relatively easy plant to grow.
The preparation of your vegetable plot or allotment for the following spring is a vital part of the growing process and ensures a good crop for the coming season. This article will be a valuable tool.
Surinam cherry is not native to Hawaii, but it is a versatile tropical fruit with an eye-catching shape and delightful taste.
Have you ever tried eating mung bean sprouts? Mung bean sprouts are popular in most Asian countries. It can be used as an ingredient in making soups, salads, main dishes - to name few. Check out the step-by-step procedure on how to grow mung bean sprouts at home.
Egyptian Onions, also known as Top Onions, grow sets instead of flowers, at the top of the stem. Planted in the fall, the onions are ready for use before most of the garden can be planted. Nice sized bulbs add pleasant flavor to dishes, cooked or...
Blackberries are delicious and very healthy for you. Learn how to grow, prune, and propagate your own plants.
Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangeas display giant pink- and cream-colored blossoms in late summer that fade to red as the weather cools. Learn how to plant and care for these beautiful bushes.
Tomatoes are easy to grow and taste delicious picked fresh from the garden. Here is a guide to planting, growing, fertilizing and harvesting tomatoes.
Corn found in the market is typically yellow or white, with the exception of ornamental corn sold in the fall for decorating. It may be surprising to discover that corn varieties come in all colors. Check out this informational guide on the amazing glass gem corn!
For those who live in a home such as an apartment with no access to a yard, having a vegetable garden can be tricky. Here is how to easily grow large tomatoes in planters on your own porch!
Gardening tips for growing potatoes. What month do you plant potatoes? How do you know when your potatoes are ready to harvest? How do you plant, grow and harvest potatoes in a bag.
Arugula is a flavorful, nutritious vegetable. I have this easy growing plant in my garden and want to share a few growing tips, plus my favorite Arugula Salad recipe.
Daikon radishes are large, mildly favored radishes that can be eaten raw, cooked or pickled. They are as easy to grow as their smaller, red cousins.
Do you see yellow or brown spots on the leaves? Are your cucumber plants wilting? Are they not producing as much fruit? Learn how to identify and treat common cucumber diseases.
Below is a list of trees that will grow in zone 8b (USDA Hardiness 15 to 20 degrees Fahrenheit, Austin, TX to Gainesville, FL). I've put together this list for those interested in beginning to research an orchard or fruit tree grove. I've included general characteristics about the tree, harvest time, height, and hardiness zones. Additionally, I've included latin names for all varieties to make further research easier.
The Narcissus family contains flowers that are variously called daffodils, narcissus and even jonquils.
Learn everything about heirloom tomatoes: the coining of the term to the science and genetics, the differences between heirloom and hybrid tomatoes and more.
This guide will show you how to plant, grow and harvest spring onions, also known as scallions or green onions. I also provide some recipes for coleslaw and potato salad, so that you can make some tasty side dishes with your own freshly grown vegetables.
Enjoy fresh and healthy vegetables from your own backyard by following these ten tips for growing an organic vegetable garden.
Important differences between the plantain tree and the banana, as well as eating suggestions, cultivation information and how the plant produces fruit. Serving suggestions for the fruit are given at the end of the article based on my experience in Costa Rica.
Strawberries are a versatile, easy to grow berry. They grow well in containers, in gardens, as edging plants or even in hanging baskets.
Basil prefers to grow under long days, in full sun and well-drained soil. Yet it can grow in partial shade also but will have less vigor. You can grow it in your garden as well as indoors if you are able to provide light for at least 10 hours a day.
If you are looking to make the most of your yard by growing food even in the shadiest areas, here are some ideas, techniques, and alternatives.
Watching your pepper plants bloom but fail to set fruit can be extremely frustrating! Learn the causes and cures for pepper plant blossom drop.
Propagate and enjoy a piece of history with the Herb of Angels, a biennial vegetable, sent from heaven by the archangel Michael, to be given to man to combat the plaque. It tastes good too!
Growing organic peppers is easy if you know how. Learn how to plant them, care for them, and harvest them.
Swiss chard is a hearty vegetable that is not only healthy for you, but a great addition to any vegetable garden. Learn how to plant, maintain, harvest and troubleshoot Swiss chard.
Everyone's always looking for the next great thing, and Glass Gem corn is it! Learn how to grow, harvest, dry, and cook this beautiful corn at home..
If you love garden edibles, take a look at white strawberries. These are a fun, non-invasive fruit that is ever-bearing and easy to grow!
Do you love strawberries? It is not a difficult plant to grow, and it can live happily in small gardens, window boxes, and pots as long as you have sunlight and water available. Give it a try!
When moved to a new pot or plot, a strawberry plant can be very forgiving. But do it wrong and even the hardiest plant might wilt and die. Here's how to do it right.
Rose-Scented Geraniums are one of the more useful herbs in the garden - make a relaxing herbal tea or use the leaves to delicately scent and nourish wood and to keep insects at bay.
The term weed is sometimes used arbitrarily. Wild onion grass is considered a weed but is edible and tasty. It can be grown and used as food. If you wish to control it, it has unique characteristics that must be considered first.
Have you been wondering how to grow a peach tree from seed? Look no further! From planting to harvesting, growing fruit trees from seed is easier than you think!
Sweet potatoes don’t actually grow from seed but rather a slip, or sprout, that forms off of old sweet potatoes. There are a few ways of growing the slips.
Cooking and eating ampalaya that was grown in your own garden is a truly gratifying experience. This article will show you how to plant and care for ampalaya (without pesticides), as well as provide you with some easy recipes for cooking up the bitter, delicious gourd!
A guide to planting, growing and harvesting carrots from seeds in pots and containers in your garden. How long does it take for carrots to grow from seed? How long does it take for a carrot seed to germinate? Carrot Juice recipe
Grow your own quinoa as a grain substitute and excellent source of protein for vegetarian and vegan diets.
I explain how long it takes to grow goji berries from seed or young plants. What are the health benefits of goji berries. How to grow goji berry tree in your garden. Step-by-step instructions with videos and pictures
Did you ever want to grow your own garlic? This hub explains how to grow garlic, when to grow garlic and how to cultivate and harvest it. Garlic has many health benefits too, so why not give it a go?
This article will teach you two different ways of growing avocado plants from seeds and also provide tips on how to care for and repot your new plant.
Growing a vegetable garden is not as difficult a thing as many people make it out to be. My husband and I have grown a garden every year for the last 25 years. Here are some tips for growing your own vegetable garden.
Even northern gardeners can enjoy fresh citrus year-round by growing a Meyer lemon tree in a container.
This is one heirloom cucumber that you won't forget. Mouse melon vines produce ample amounts of delicious tiny fruits. In this article, explore how to grow mouse melons.
Up until the 1900s, blueberries were only available in the wild. But thanks to modern science and innovation, blueberries are grown abundantly in the fields, and you can even grow them with success in your own backyard.
Love watermelon but hate the seeds? Follow these five tips to grow seedless watermelons in your home garden successfully.
If you ever thought about how to grow your own fruit tree in Arizona and what the best gardening ideas are for an apricot tree in particular, then look no further.
Walks through through the countryside with a basket for wild blackberries and strawberries are fantastic to imagine, but unrealistic for most urban-dwellers. Today, a growing community of urban foragers is finding food in the most seemingly food-bare environments. Learn about urban foraging, and some of the most common edible, urban plants.
Cowpea leaves and its young pods can be used to make vegetable dishes. Learn how to grow cowpeas (black-eyed peas) as a vegetable in a garden or containers, and see how to get more nutritious leaves.
Don't have a green space? You can grow a patio, balcony, or apartment vegetable garden with very little square footage. This article presents some easy ways to exercise your urban green thumb!
It is important that you transplant your tomato plants at the right time and that you follow the right process. This guide covers everything you need to know.
Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Miller) is a popular seasonal vegetable with a variety of uses. Tomatoes are a rich source of vitamins A and C and is used as a primary ingredient in making purees and catsup.
Gardening tips on where to sow swede turnips seeds in the garden. How long it takes them to grow and when they are ready to harvest. Gardening tips on when is the best time to plant turnips. Recipes on how to cook swede and turnips too
Leafy vegetables are affected by a number of diseases and disorders. Read on to learn about the common diseases of leafy vegetables, their causes, prevention, control and treatment.
Have you ever wondered which common edible wild plants are safe to eat? If you do learn about them, you'll never have to worry about being hungry again. Here's an introduction to Common American Wild Plants.
There’s nothing quite like pulling a ripe peach off your own tree, washing it up, and taking a bite…tasty! Juicy, tart, sweet, and tangy peaches grow on trees in Ohio orchards and fruit groves—but you can also cultivate them in your own backyard.
If supermarket chilies aren't providing the heat and flavor you crave, then it's time to grow Fatalii Peppers! These unique citrus flavored peppers are one of the most rewarding varieties to grow.
You don't need much to grow potatoes. Using the right method, even the most novice of gardeners can produce a great potato crop.
How to grow and take care of tomato plants from seed to harvest in the garden. How much space and sun do tomatoes need to grow successfully? How much water should you give a tomato plant? Step-by-step instructions for planting, growing and harvesting tomatoes from seed.
Many people grow pumpkins and gourds in hills, it's been the preferred method for centuries. However, I have found that planting in rows can be much more beneficial. Learn how to grow more pumpkins.
Mountain apple is a beautiful fruit tree that grows in many gardens and farms in Hawaii. It has a unique rose flavor, tastes sweet and extremely juicy. Mountain apples are usually eaten fresh or made into jams, pickles, and wines.
How to grow cabbage from seeds in the garden. Gardening tips for planting, growing and harvesting cabbage successfully. It grows very well in cool weather. The seeds germinate quickly and are easy to transplant.
There are many advantages of consuming beets, including the fact that they are a great source of nutrients like fiber, folate, and vitamin C. They have also been proven to reduce blood pressure and depending on how they are prepared, they are delicious!
Tomatillos are easy to grow and are resistant to many pests and diseases. This fruit is extremely nutritious and is the main ingredient in salsa verde. Learn how to grow and prepare tomatillos.
Nothing is more satisfying than growing a fruit tree that bears four different kinds of fruits. Plums, peaches, apricots, and nectarines make a healthy harvest when these are ready to be eaten.
If you're wondering how you'll know when bananas are ready to pick, here are photos to showing the various stages. An attentive eye and patience are required to pick your bananas at the perfect time.
Peanut butter fruit is an attractive tropical plant that grows in gardens in Hawaii. They oddly have the taste and texture of peanut butter!
Everyone wants to save money where they can, right? The cost of groceries is usually a big one, especially if you enjoy cooking at home more than eating out. There are a handful of vegetables that you can buy from the store and regrow at home, and even save yourself some money.
There is a big difference between that green paste that comes with your sushi and freshly grated wasabi. Read on to find out why.
It's easy to harvest and dry your own lavender. This article explains how to cut and dry lavender, when to do it, and how to store it.
Did you know that planting certain vegetables in your garden can actually save you money? This list will tell you about the seven vegetables that will save you money on your grocery bill.
How do you grow peas from seed. I explain how long it takes for pea seeds to germinate and how far apart you need to plant them. It is easier to pick the pods if you plant them around a homemade trellis.
Grow your own hot peppers, and add some piquancy and heat to your cooking. Find out the different varieties, which peppers are the hottest, and tips to grow your own hot peppers.
Growing plants in the city isn’t as impossible as you might think. There are plenty of fruit and vegetables that can thrive in an indoor environment or on your balcony. Here are ten fruits and vegetables you can grow in your apartment.
A three-compartment cage made from sturdy fence wire provides ideal support for three tomato plants in a garden plot dedicated only to tomatoes, measuring ten feet by four feet.
Foraging is very popular today and it is surprising how many edible plants and useful herbs grow in the neighbourhoods we live in. Just half an hour spent looking around can turn up a lot of plants.
Onions have been grown and eaten since the dawn of history. With just a little care, you can grow this popular vegetable in your own garden.
Learn everything you need to know to grow a big pumpkin. Learn which variety of seeds works best, how to plant indoors and in the garden, and tips to growing a really big pumpkin.
Cilantro is really easy to grow, fast and not requiring a lot of work, plus it is a good companion to tomatoes, peppers and other herbs as well. So, if you like cilantro, growing it in your garden is definitely worth your time.
Potatoes are a new addition to the Western diet. They are easy to grow and can be cooked in innumerable ways.
There are many ways a gardener can benefit from companion planting. Some plants help to balance out the soil Ph and other plants repel certain insects. No matter the reason, those who set their garden up with this method will have a great gardening experience.
An herb garden is a great way to bring color to your garden and fresh herbs to your table. This type of garden can be grown indoors or out and on any scale.
Growing fruits, vegetables, and herbs for consumption is one of my favorite gardening activities. Being able to enjoy a harvest that I grew myself is a rewarding way to indulge in my hard work.
How I grew organic peas in my garden and saved the world. Well, not the whole world, but my bunny's world.
For gardeners and permaculturists, edible landscaping is a wonderful way to bring productivity into a space that is often purely ornamental. Now it can be both!
Every part of the coconut tree and its fruits can be useful in some way. This article will break down the tree's various components and detail their many uses.
As the weather gets cooler, ornamental cabbage and kale are leafy plants that produce bright foliage that gets more intense the colder it becomes. Both plants are close relatives to several vegetables, including cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, turnips, and mustard greens.
Growing your own vegetables has many advantages. The produce is much fresher and cheaper than anything that can be bought in the shops. It's enjoyable to do, and if you use pots and containers to grow your vegetables in, you don't need a lot of space. Follow these handy tips and advice and you too can successfully grow your own vegetables.
Asparagus beans are heirloom, very vigorous climbing vines that are easy to grow. I grew these for the first time this year. Here are my results.
Growing Herbs in Pots is one of the most enjoyable and easiest technique to grow an herb garden that even a novice gardener can do. In this hub, I've listed some of the Top Five Best Tips I've learned about herb container gardening. These...
The successful germination of tomato seeds requires the right temperatures and soil conditions. This guide covers it all, right from seed selection to taking care of the young seedlings.
Includes descriptions of five fast-growing, shade-tolerant vegetables you can grow indoors, as well as a soil recipe for indoor container gardening.
Tomatoes are one of the easiest plants to successfully take cuttings from. This article explains how to take stem tip cuttings from your tomato plants to multiply the number of tomato plants you have.
Dwarf citrus trees can be grown in containers indoors during the winter months then brought outside when the weather warms. Indoor citrus trees are our favorite easy-care small trees. So satisfying!
I have been growing chia organically for the past ten years, and I have fine-tuned my growing and harvesting techniques. Chia is easy to grow, and chia seeds have lots of nutritional value.
Growing San Marzano tomato plants is a great way to get the most out of your garden. Producing an endless supply of tasty tomatoes, this is one variety you won't want to miss!
The winter months can be difficult for a garden, but there are some vegetables that thrive in the wintry season.
Every vegetable relies on water to grow to its full potential, but too much or too little water can have a significant impact on the overall health of your plant and your total harvest.
Rosehips are packed with vitamin C--and they're delicious in teas, jams, jellies and other sweet treats.
Growing food for yourself in a Climate Victory Garden helps the soil, water quality, and the atmosphere. It uses 10 recommended practices described here. Keeping a Climate Victory Garden (indoors or out) is a practical way anyone can contribute to reversing accumulated bad changes in the climate.
Vertical gardening is a great way to maximize the use of a small space. You can grow everything from pole beans and tomatoes to larger plants like potatoes and pumpkins. This guide will show you how.
In nature, tomatoes naturally vine among the forest floor, but in modern gardening, most varieties need support. Here's several of the options available for keeping your tomatoes off the ground.
Pruning fruit and ornamental trees in Ohio's ever-changing climate helps bring about strong healthy flowers, fruits and nuts.
Learn everything you need to know about planting, growing, and harvesting onions in a small garden. I explain when to plant onions and how long it takes them to grow and how to take care of these vegetables.
Wi apple is a tropical fruit tree that grows in Hawaii. The small, oval-shaped fruits have a wonderful mango-pineapple taste and contain a rather scary looking seed!
A great way to grow potatoes in small spaces. Try growing potatoes in containers to save space and grow in an environment that's easy to maintain.
Lablab purpureus or Hyacinth Bean is a beautiful, easy to grow edible vine. It grows in most climates and provides a quick and attractive screen with its lavender flowers and purple beans and stems. You'll find information about how to grow and eat Hyacinth Bean.
Learn the health benefits of the amazing loquat fruit. This article will tell you how much antioxidants and vitamins are in this sweet fruit.
Growing your own vegetables is such fun and it can be done in a small garden in a container. Then you know that they are truly organically grown and they're so fresh and such healthy food, too.
A guide to using companion plants in your vegetable garden as a natural way to keep away harmful pests and diseases and improve your crops. Includes charts of vegetables, herbs and flower companion planting combinations.
Container gardening with broccoli is a great way to provide yourself with fresh produce. Learn the basics of growing broccoli in containers.
Growing leafy vegetables indoors under an artifical light is a good way to keep your gardening hobby going during icy winters.
Use kitchen scraps to grow plants! Yes a lot of foods you disregard as not edible and/or trash can in fact grow into a plant and give you more fruits and vegetables! It is an alternative way of growing a vegetable garden then growing from seed or buying a bunch of plants.
While in other places you would plant potatoes as early as February or March, here in the desert foothills, June is a good month to start. Learn this and more about growing potatoes.
I have been gardening a few years, and this year I have decided to give Straw Bale Gardening a try. Follow my adventures and possible missteps.
One of the easiest ways to grow green onions is growing them from the ones you buy at the local grocery store. Green onions may be grown year round for your favorite recipe.
How to grow strawberries in pots and containers from seeds. Gardening tips for planting, growing and harvesting strawberry plants. You can grow new strawberry plants from runners for next year. Step-by-step instructions. I have included Jam recipes.
How to grow rhubarb plants in the garden or in pots. All you need to know about planting, growing, and harvesting rhubarb. How to take care of a rhubarb plant. How deep do you plant the crowns of rhubarb plants.
Planting and growing your own strawberries is rather labor intensive in the beginning, but once established, they are easy to maintain. This article will help you through the process.
Correctly thinning fruit on your apple tree will help you grow bigger fruit and maintain a healthier tree.
Yellowing of leaves on tomato plants can be caused by plenty of factors, most of them treatable. Are your tomatoes in trouble? This guide will help.
Fresh vegetables not only taste better but are also much better for you. These are what I consider to be the 5 best vegetables to plant in your garden to eat healthier and save money on your grocery bill all year round.
Make sure you include some companion plants for cucumbers to keep the pests away and the the best yield possible.
Herb seedlings can be purchased, but it is much more economical to start your own herb garden from seed.
This guide shows you how to care for olive trees through the seasons. An annual cycle chart shows which months the work gets done.
Tomato plants are one of the easiest plants to grow, but knowing a few tips and tricks can guarantee that you grow the biggest and tastiest tomatoes in your neighborhood.
Growing an avocado from seed can be difficult when you sprout it in water. This almost foolproof method of planting and growing avocado plants is easier and more successful.
Abiu is an exotic fruit tree that grows in Hawaii. The bright yellow fruit has a delicate, creamy, sweet taste, with a strong hint of caramel and vanilla.
Don't let another season pass without growing mint in your garden! This guide will show you how to care for these versatile plants.
A general guide for beginners, "How to Grow Herbs Easily" includes the ABCs of raising & harvesting herbs at home. Includes basic information on light, water, soil & pest control.
Dedicated to the common edible weeds that I find around me in the urban neighborhoods of the greater Los Angeles area.
Few experiences can match the pleasure of savoring a homegrown vegetable, especially if you raised it yourself from seedling or seed. Here are some tips for the new, beginner gardener!
Building your own Strawberry farm with Recycle plastic bottles. I decided on strawberry farm because I love their versatility. You don't have to be a professional to complete this project.
To give tomato plants proper support, maximize sun exposure, reduce plant disease and keep fruit off the soil, a tomato trellis is a great option. You can make your own tomato trellis using supplies from a home improvement store. Here is a list of supplies and instructions for how to build your own trellis for $20 or less.
No autumn decor is complete without colorful ornamental gourds. Here's how to grow them and dry them.
This article explains how to grow onions step by step, how to cultivate and harvest onions. They are easy to grow, require little maintenance and have a great flavour.
Common question: "What fruit trees grow in Arizona." A peach tree in Arizona is a wonderful addition. Beautiful peach green leaves and their pink blossoms in spring are nothing less than spectacular.