Most gardeners are familiar with determinate and indeterminate tomatoes. The terms indicate the preset growing patterns of the […]
If you would like to grow chamomile in your herb garden for making your own tea, choose German Chamomile Matricaria recutita.
Gardeners who collect their own seeds often are the ones with the most amazing gardens, simply because the selected seeds are best suited for their own particular climate and soil conditions.
When in doubt, grow a garden. Growing a garden is a great way to find your way back to hope, health and happiness. Don’t just stand there, grow a garden!
Ever wonder how poppies came to be the choice of flora to commemorate Remembrance Day? Many would guess […]
I am always reading about Doomsday Preppers and their lists of survival gear should the economy collapse or […]
While debates continue to rage about the precise details and magnitude of what became dubbed Tulip Mania, the […]
For the first twenty years of an oak tree’s life they don’t produce a single acorn. Many oaks […]
10 Common Vegetables and How Much to Plant!
So much depends on climate, soil and weather but the following list will at least give you some ground rules to figure out how much to plant. Things like carrots, beets or cabbage are easier to gauge…you know how big they are so if you account for a few inches extra for wiggle room and leaves etc. you have a pretty good idea of how much you will get for your space. Others are more difficult to plan. Those are the ones included here.
1. Avocados are the same shape as a womb and cervix. They even share the same gestation […]