In The Garden | Here To Help
In The Garden | Here To Help In The Garden Online In The Garden Online was set up by Colleen Vanderlinden is the co-author (with Alison Beck) of Edible Gardening for the Midwest (Lone Pine Publishing, 2009). She’s also the organic gardening writer for About.com and PlanetGreen.com. She’s been
Growing Carrots In Plant Containers Makes For Easy Cultivation
Growing carrots in plant containers ensures successful, pest free harvests. Follow my directions and photos for growing carrots and get bumper crops every time.
mytinyasylum: This not only looks cool, it is way superior to having your pumpkins over run your entire garden! I love that the pumpkins are dangling in the air!
Agro-Tower Grow Pots
This week I discovered these wonderful pots called Grow Pots that are sold in California by a nice guy named Lee Blevins. I wrote to Mr. Blevins to get permission to copy some of his pictures...and a few minutes later he called on the telephone! Can't beat service like that! It's hard to believe these pots are so simple. Each pot holds 6 strawberry plants. You can stack the pots as high as you want. Each pot has inserts to attach to the next pot. You can slide a pole or pipe down the middle…
The Ultimate Rhubarb Guide: Grow, Harvest, Cook & Preserve | An Oregon Cottage
The ultimate rhubarb guide to growing, harvesting, preserving and cooking with rhubarb. Lots of tips and recipe ideas for both sweet and savory dishes.
How to Plant and Grow Kale | General Planting & Growing Tips
Learn expert tips for growing kale. This cold-hardy vegetable can be planted in spring or fall, and is easy to care for if you follow these tips.
Pruning Tomato Plants 101
I love pruning….absolutely love it. Of course, this may be for the same reason I love weeding (yeah, I am a little weird). There is somethin...
High Tunnel Melon and Watermelon Production
High tunnels are low-cost, passive, solar greenhouses that use no fossil fuels for heating or venting (Figure 1). High tunnels can provide many benefits to horticulture crop producers:High tunnels are used to lengthen the growing season of crops.High tunnels protect the growing crop from environmental stress such as drought, driving rain, wind and temperature extremes.High tunnels protect crops from insect and disease invasion.High tunnels are well suited for producing heirloom and specialty…
Painted Mountain Corn
This corn is the very definition of rugged beauty! These incredibly tough plants were bred in the bitter cold mountains of Montana. They boast impressive cold hardiness, earliness, drought tolerance, and they thrive at high altitudes. Montana farmer, Dave
Expert Tips to Spot Morels and Increase Your Harvest | OutdoorHub
Did you know that dozens of variables collide when finding morels? Here’s how to put more in your basket.
Bulb Fennel: Learn About When And How To Harvest Fennel Bulbs
How and when do I harvest my bulb fennel? These are common questions and learning how to harvest fennel bulbs isn?t difficult at all. This article will help with how and when to harvest fennel.