"I soak hard seeds overnight in strong tea. The tannic acid softens the outer covering of the seeds and makes germination faster and surer." ~ A gardening tip from Club Member Mary Ann Marino of West Pittsburgh, PA this might be easier than the acid method
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How to Plant Bulbs in a Container - planting in fall and leaving outside during winter will bring forth better blooms because of the exposure to winter cold!
How To Plant Bulbs in Containers
How To Grow Your Own Lavender. Lavender is an herb that has been used for centuries and offers a plethora of health benefits. Originally grown in the Mediterranean, lavender flowers and oil are widely used. Lavender also grows quite well in containers. In the Deep South, it actually does better in pots, as it benefits from improved drainage and air circulation. #gardengrowingtips
How to Grow Your Own Lavender - Living Traditionally
Get the max production from raised beds. Also includes top crops for value to the home gardener--the list matches mine! (Tomatoes, green onions, and leaf lettuce are the top three financially most valuable home crops. Chard is #15.) Includes the things least valuable as well, though I would add carrots to that list.
DIY a Towering Tiered Garden for Your Patio. May have to do this after I get my little patio in. Tore down the rotting deck and need a patio and sod? Anyone want to help?
DIY a Tiered Garden for Your Yard
How to grow asparagus from crowns
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Hometalk :: 5 Easiest Cold-Weather Crops for Fall Garden
5 Easiest Cold-Weather Crops for Fall Garden
Rustic and Simple Arbor Ideas
When a cucumber is taken from the vine let it be cut with a knife, leaving about an eighth of an inch of the cucumber on the stem, then slit the stem with the knife from its end to the vine leaving a small portion of the cucumber on each division and on each separate slip there will be a new cucumber as large as the first.