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Planting Heirloom Tomato Seeds in the Garden Provides Color, Nutrition and Flavor

Learn more about the varieties of heirloom tomato seeds that are available and their benefits. Saving seeds for planting the next year is one of these benefits and allows gardeners the ability to begin creating a sustainable lifestyle.

Gardening Tools – The Main Gardening Tools You’ll Need

There are many garden tools available today all designed to make this hobby easier. You don’t really need to buy all those fancy gadgets but there are some tried and true tools that you should have as “staples” for your gardening.

Tree Stump Removal and Tree Removal – Better Now Than Later

Tree removal may seem like something that can wait for later, but you really may want to work on your yard sooner than later. Leaving dead trees and stumps in your yard can actually cause problems. Here are two issues you may want to think through: safety and preservation of property.

Decorative Vegetables for Outdoor Planters

You don’t have to have a large piece of ground in order to grow vegetables. Most vegetables can easily be grown in outdoor planters. Just make sure the containers you use are large enough to accommodate each variety of vegetable as they grow to maturity. For instance when growing root vegetables you will need to make sure you use a deep planter with plenty of room for the root crop to grow. If you are torn between growing flowers or vegetables on a small patio it is worth knowing that vegetable plants don’t have to be dull in appearance, there are plenty of varieties that will either give you pretty flowers or attractive structure and foliage. Also remember you can also grow both! Here is a short guide to some vegetable crops and varieties you can grow in outdoor planters that will not only give you your own delicious home grown produce but also an attractive display.

The Best Juicy Organic Tomatoes

It really isn’t difficult to grow juicy organic tomatoes, but it helps to follow the tips of people who grow the best juicy tomatoes, especially when the process they follow is a little different to the norm. David and Anneke Blake are the owners of a successful market garden near Oxford in the UK, and they do things a little differently.

Organic Gardeners Beware / Propagating Potatoes

Today I am going to give you information on other methods on Propagating Organic Potatoes. If you have a nasty old bag of potatoes at the bottom of your pantry that are sprouting and going green, each one of the clusters of little plants is a potato plant. Potatoes are obviously the root crop of the plant and we can’t make potatoes without the plant.

The Ever Growing Importance of Organic Gardening

Organic gardening is an ever increasing trend and an important one for a healthier, happier future. Put simply, organic gardening is an environmentally friendly, people friendly style of gardening. Don’t be put off, its not as hard of a change as some may think. Read the article and find the inspiration the organic gardener inside you needs.

Starter Vegetables For Your Home Garden

Everyone wants to save a little cash on the supermarket bills, and starting a home garden is an excellent way to achieve this. To help you on your way, here are a few easy to grow and widely used plants to get you on the right path.

It Is the Time to Get Your Raised Garden Beds in Order for Spring

Sometimes, less is more, so whether you have an allotment, large kitchen garden or just a single raised bed, you should use successional sowing to ensure a steady, regular and appropriate supply of vegetable throughout the growing season, rather than a glut all at once. Basically, using the principle of little and often, it involves extending your harvest by sowing a row every few weeks or so. Quick growing crops such as French beans, peas, spinach, salads and carrots lend themselves to this way of cultivation. In this way you can ensure a regular, fresh supply of vegetables that otherwise would perish quickly under storage conditions.

Setting Up a Vegetable Garden – Assessing the Options

Taking the initial leap to get into vegetable gardening can be a little daunting, there are plenty of bedding and planting options to choose between, each with their own benefits and limitations. Check below, and see what solution sounds best for your garden and goals.

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