Knowing the following concepts will save you a great deal of trouble later on when we're focusing on each one and then again when we combine them. I know it's all about "reading definitions" but it really helps if you understand these intensive … [Read more...] about Two Important Definitions in Intensive Vegetable Gardening
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There's a lot of mythology about techniques to warm up soil, including discussions about organic versus sustainable gardening, so you can start growing your tomatoes early Here's the research. If your plants are under stress from other … [Read more...] about How to warm up the soil – organic vs sustainable gardening
I know, I know you want to grow every vegetable in the catalog. :-) However, let me suggest you take a deep breath and consider the five vegetables you like to eat. Or will eat may be more to the point. I say this because many folks start … [Read more...] about The Five Easy Vegetables To Start Gardening
In order to answer the question "Why did my beautiful Coreopsis die this winter?" it's important to understand a few things about the Coreopsis family in our gardens. I've grown this amazing daisy family member - common name is Tickseed - … [Read more...] about Why Did My Beautiful Coreopsis Die This Winter?