Garden snail caught in a trap.

5 Ultimate Tips Gardening Beginners Should Know

You have made the decision to tackle your garden and make it the perfect space for relaxing in the sunshine – congratulations! A whole world of possibilities await you and we are here to help make the most out of your space, whether it’s a balcony or roof terrace with our handy gardening tips for […]

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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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6 Easy Steps to Building a New Flower Bed

The most elaborately designed flower bed won’t look good if the plants are not appropriate for their planting site. Building a new flower bed starts with an aesthetically pleasing bed shape, then adding flowers that are appropriate for the planting site in terms of soil, sun, water, and growth requirements. Use these steps for building […]

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