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Kids love to grow practically anything! These are good tips so they don't get discouraged...only excited about the miracles of nature.
Orange and yellow asiatic lilies are magnificent right now. See more of my garden tour at thegardeningcook....
Fall flowers - celosia, chrysanthemums, rosemary, hypericum, dahlias, Rose 'Leonidas', freesia.
Perennials for your Vegetable Garden...which to choose..
Best Compost Locations...How to site your compost heap...
Great tip! Before gardening/yard work, drag your nails across a bar of soap, claw-like. The soapy buildup will protect the area under the nail bed from a soily invasion. Once you are done mucking about in the dirt you’ll find that washing up is a breeze!