GROWING YOUR GARDEN

Advice on how to grow vegetables, berries, fruits, and flowers in your small outdoor garden.

Simple and practical tips on organic garden care.

10 Worst Garden Pests: How to Identify and Control Them

10 Worst Garden Pests: How to Identify and Control Them

The first step to control garden pests is to identify them. Once you know what they are, you can choose effective options to deter them from ruining your plants.  IN THIS POST What are garden pests? Top 10 garden damaging pests and ways to control them Aphids...

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Growing kale is super easy!

Growing kale is super easy!

Growing kale is easy and rewarding. Let’s learn how to do it!IN THIS POST: Why should you grow kale? Types of kale Best kale varieties Is kale perennial? When to plant kale How long does kale take to grow from seed? How much kale should you plant? Where does kale...

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What size grow bag for tomatoes should you get?

What size grow bag for tomatoes should you get?

If you have limited garden space, grow bags are a perfect solution for growing your tomato plants. But what size grow bag for tomatoes should you get?  In short, best grow bags for tomatoes should be at least 15 inch (38cm) in diameter and at least 12 inches (30 cm)...

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Do Cranberries Grow in Water?

Do Cranberries Grow in Water?

Find out how cranberries are grown and harvested along with some other cool cranberry facts.  - Do cranberries grow in water?  - No, they don’t.  - So, how do cranberries grow?  Cranberries (Vaccinium macrocarpon) grow in wetlands on low-running vines in dry beds...

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How to Grow Cranberries at Home

How to Grow Cranberries at Home

Let’s learn how to grow cranberries at home. It's simple and fun!Each holiday season you are rushing to the groceries to get fresh cranberries for that special cranberry sauce and sometimes wonder: “Wouldn't it be fun to harvest your own cranberries? How to grow...

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How to Keep Bugs from Eating Plants

How to Keep Bugs from Eating Plants

Curious about how to keep bugs from eating plants? Learn 15 simple, cost effective, easy, do-it-yourself  ways to get rid of insect pests naturally.As a gardener you often  wonder if you planted a garden to feed yourself and your family or to provide food for garden...

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How to Make Soil Fertile Naturally

How to Make Soil Fertile Naturally

Learn how to make soil fertile naturally by using kitchen scraps (no compost heap needed). A lot of gardeners wonder how to improve soil quality naturally. There are a lot of known time consuming methods to improve garden soil quality:  growing cover crop, crop...

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