Category Archives for "Garden Grow"

An organic garden.

How to Extend the Life of Perennials

Most beginning gardeners assume that a perennial plant will come up year after year without much effort on their part. For some types of plants, this is absolutely the truth, but for most, a little TLC will go a long ways to keep the plant healthy and blooming year after year. Planting the Plants in […]

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container gardening

What Veggies, Fruits, and Herbs Can I Grow Indoors?

Growing produce indoors is a great idea. Whether you lack the outdoor space or want to grow more than the average amounts, we’ll tell you what is possible to grow indoors from fruit and vegetables such as strawberries to herbs including basil. Indoor Growing – Start Small Starting off small is one of the best […]

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10 Easy Steps to Succession Planting

Would you like your vegetable garden to produce nonstop? Do you hate the sight of empty non-producing soil? The answer is succession planting. Succession planting is a simple method to plan your crops so you can harvest throughout the season. It’s about planning when and where to plant your vegetables so you can maximize the […]

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Vegetables.

How to Grow Vegetables All Year Round

Making a vegetable garden is often a fun and learning experience for the whole family. Involving your spouse and children in the whole process – choosing what to plant, preparing the garden, planting, weeding, and harvesting – does not only instill valuable skills, but also provide something exciting and challenging to do together for every […]

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Yellow squash in a garden.

How to Plant, Grow and Harvest Yellow Squash

You know summer has arrived when you see the first burst of yellow flowers under the large green leaves of the garden squash plant. Known as yellow, summer, garden, crooked neck and straight neck squash, it’s a versatile vegetable that is easy to grow in any home garden. Use these planting and growing tips so you […]

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Small cucumber.

7 Expert Tips to Growing Cucumbers at Home

Cucumbers rank right up there with tomatoes when it comes to favorite cost-effective vegetables to grow at home, and no garden should be without a cucumber vine or two. Cucumbers are easy to grow and under the right garden growing conditions, a couple of cucumbers vines will keep a family eating fresh cucumbers all summer. […]

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How to Plant, Grow and Harvest Asparagus

Asparagus is a perennial garden vegetable that is planted once, then harvested for the next 15 years. That’s a good return on your garden investment and with proper care, one planting of asparagus may even produce longer than 15 years. Use these guidelines for planting, growing and harvesting your own bountiful crop of tender asparagus […]

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