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How to Build a Raised...
If you’re wondering how to build a raised vegetable garden, it’s important to know which materials...
Companion Planting With...
Learn about companion planting with herbs. For example, the classic example is basil grows well...
Measuring Fruits for...
The following table lists the amounts of fruits in relation to measuring cup equivalencies. Apples...
Brussels Sprouts are a member of the cabbage family, and an excellent source of protein and...
How to Prune Hydrangea...
Hydrangeas can sometimes be a tricky plant to care for, so it is important to learn how to prune...
How to Make Dill Pickles
Learn how to make dill pickles the “old-fashioned” way. Pickling is a great way to store excess...
African violets are small, easy to grow houseplants with clusters are small flowers over fuzzy...
Do you know the language of flowers? As our list below shows, each flower has its own meaning. The...
Veronica , also called Speedwell, is a carefree and easy-to-grow perennial with long spikes of...
Radishes are a hardy, cool-season vegetable that can produce many crops each season due to its...
Yarrow is a hardy perennial with showy flower heads composed of many tiny, tightly-packed flowers....
Impatiens is a beautiful annual that makes an excellent houseplant or summer bedding plant. It is...
Peace Lilies are very common houseplants because they are easy to grow. They can grow up to 16...
Dill is an annual, self-seeding plant with feathery green leaves. It is used most commonly in soups...
Coriander and Cilantro
Coriander/cilantro is a fast-growing, aromatic herb that grows in the cooler weather of spring and ...
Cosmos are annuals, grown for their showy flowers. The flowerheads may be bowl– or open cup–shaped...
Okra is traditionally a southern U.S. plant that thrives in warm weather. It is easy to grow and...
Delphiniums are perennials grown for their showy spikes of colorful summer flowers in gorgeous...
Morning glories are annual climbers with slender stems, heart-shaped leaves, and trumpet-shaped...
Nasturtium is an easy-to-grow annual whose leaves and flowers are edible. These plants with their...
Black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia hirta) are native to North America and one of the most popular...
Petunias are one of the most popular flowers, often grown as annuals. They are tender perennials in...
The cheerful shasta daisy is a classic perennial. It looks similar to the familiar roadside daisy...
Blackberries are a very easy fruit to grow. However tempting, do not grow plants unless you are...
Who doesn’t love lilacs? The ideal lilac shrub has about 10 canes and produces flowers at eye-level...
Astilbe is a perennial with beautiful, showy flowers atop glossy, fern–like foliage. Its flower...
The modern blueberry is a 20th century invention. Before the 1900s, the only way to enjoy these...
Squash and Zucchini
Squash is a seasonal vegetable. It is very susceptible to frost and heat damage, but with proper...
Sweet corn is an annual with yellow, white, and bi-colored ears. A long, frost-free growing season...
Kale is a hardy, cool-season green that is part of the cabbage family. It grows best in the spring...
Beets are a cool season vegetable crop. This root veggie grows quickly and has many different...
Pansies are the colorful flowers with the “faces.” In fact, they have one of the widest ranges of...
Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice among wildflowers. These plants sport many star-shaped,...
Zinnia flowers are one of the easiest plants grow, grow quickly, and bloom heavily. They make a...
Coneflowers are bright perennials, some of which are used in herbal remedies. These flowers are...
No annual is more cheerful or easier to grow than marigolds. These flowers are the spendthrifts...
Everyone seems to love juicy watermelon in the summertime. Native to Africa, melons need warm...
Birth Month Flowers and...
What are the birth month flowers for your loved ones? Listed below, we have birth flowers by month...
Garlic is easy to grow and produces numerous bulbs after a long growing season. It is frost...
Basil is a leafy, fragrant annual with a bushy appearance. The most common type of basil is sweet...
Peonies are outrageously beautiful in bloom in springtime, with lush foliage all summer long. Peony...
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—...
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