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November 7, 2021
How do i look after my tomato plants?

It was a fun experiment, but the truth is that tomatoes grow so fast outdoors that I think they would have germinated just as well outdoors in late March as they do indoors in February. Plant also to give your plants room to grow by planting the seedlings 30 to 48 inches apart, with rows […]

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November 7, 2021
What are the 4 main types of lettuce?

They are a great source of antioxidants, such as flavonoids and carotenoids, and contain large amounts of vitamins A, C, K, B and E. The head can be harvested whole, or if you want to keep your plants producing longer, you can pluck individual leaves from the outside of the plant and leave the center, […]

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November 7, 2021
Why is it called a jerusalem artichoke?

If you have trouble finding Jerusalem artichokes at your local store, they are actually quite simple to grow at home, and are a great first plant if your kids want a vegetable garden of their own. If you have trouble finding Jerusalem artichokes at your local store, they are actually quite simple to grow at […]

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November 7, 2021
When to plant potatoes

I like to wait until the soil warms up a bit, at which time they emerge quickly and grow steadily without stress. Seed potatoesPotatoes can be purchased 2 to 3 weeks in advance of the intended planting date. Potatoes are related to peppers, chillies and aubergines; they are all prone to the same diseases. Potatoes […]

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July 28, 2021
The Ultimate Guide To Medlar Fruit Trees

When more than half of the trees surrounding you produce an abundance of white and pink flowers in Spring, it is striking when one does not. The medlar tree (Mespilus germanica) may not be characterized by the number of blossoms that pour from its branches, but with their large individual blooms against long glossy leaves; […]

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June 4, 2020
Little Known Secrets on How To Grow Butternut Squash

Butternut Squash is a winter squash that is eaten only when it reaches maturity. You will be surprised to know that it is quite rich in nutrients, fibre, and complex carbohydrates. It also has potassium, iron, niacin, and beta carotene (that converts into Vitamin A in the body). This pear-shaped fruit with a pale yellow […]

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May 28, 2020
The Best Way to Grow Wasabi at Home

It is much easier to grow wasabi in your backyard than you thought. If you consider that many gardeners consider wasabi a difficult plant to nurture and maintain. The thing is that wasabi is particularly picky about humidity, temperature, water content, and the environment. You need to be patient as wasabi can take up to […]

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May 28, 2020
Experts Tips on How You Grow Red Onions

Before we get into how you grow red onions, we would like to highlight some interesting tidbits about them. Red onions are sometimes referred to as purple onions due to the purplish-red skin and white flesh with red tinges. They are usually medium to large and have a delicious sweet flavour. You can either eat […]

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May 26, 2020
Having Mush-Room for Morel Mushrooms

If you have eaten wild morel mushrooms, you will know what a very delicious delicacy they are. Those who grow these tasty fungi don’t tell their friends or neighbours about them lest they all come morel hunting! Unfortunately though, in any case, these mushrooms aren’t that easy to find and when you go to market, […]

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April 10, 2020
Quick and dirty tips - Grow your own oranges and lemons

Some top tips on growing your own oranges and lemons. Let them breathe. All citrus plants like to be outdoors over the summer, so take them out of the greenhouse or porch and put them on the patio between June and September. Give them the right soil. You can buy special citrus compost; failing that […]

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