Category Archives: Gardening Tips

How to start vegetable or flower seeds and transplant to the garden. Gardening tips for vegetables and flowers

Dehydrating Food is Easy & Frugal

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If you grow herbs during summer and then ignore them in the fall, that’s a crop that’s going to waste. With a small dehydrator, you can dry and continue to enjoy them in your cooking and salads. But a dehydrator … Continue reading

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Poinsettia – Care & How to Force Blooms

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I love a Poinsettia, it’s a very quick and easy way to decorate a room for the holidays. Overall care is fairly easy, water once a week – more often if the room is dry, clean off dry leaves and … Continue reading

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Harvesting the Garden – Canning & Preserving

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Harvesting the garden and preserving tomatoes Continue reading

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Save Your Geraniums for Next Year

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Some plants like geraniums and gladiolas can be brought indoors to winter to save on your gardening budget Continue reading

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Tread Wisely & Learn to Identify Poison Ivy

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Poison ivy – learn to identify it and what areas to avoid Continue reading

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Seed to Garden Step 4: Plant & Enjoy

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Seed to Garden Step 4: Transplanting vegetable seedlings to the garden Continue reading

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Seed to Garden Step 3: Divide & Conquer

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Starting seedlings indoors and how to divide plants to prevent overcrowding. Continue reading

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Planting in Bags – Not a New Concept

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For the last couple of garden seasons I have experimented with planting potatoes in bags. Planting a harvest in bags is not a new concept. Europeans have been making use of this gardening technique for decades. When a garden plot … Continue reading

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Seed to Garden Step 2: A Little TLC

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Seed to garden step 2: A Little TLC for your new seedlings; how to start plants indoors Continue reading

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Seed to Garden Planting: Step 1 – Start Seeds Indoors

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Seed to Garden Planting Step 1 – How and when to start vegetable or flower seeds indoors Continue reading

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