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With all of the possible ways you can use mint, you should definitely try growing this perennial herb plant in your garden! Grow mint in containers to keep mint from spreading too far. Find out the best ways to care for and grow mint, and how to protect your plants against pests and diseases. Plus, find out how to harvest mint so you can use this flavorful herb for your cooking projects!

Guide to Mint Plants

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Grow a container herb garden wherever you are! Herbs are confined and will thrive in a container. Whether you grow your herbs indoors or outdoors, make sure they have lots of sun. Basil, chives, cilantro, lavender, lemon balm, mint, oregano, rosemary, sage, and thyme are all awesome herbs to grow in your container garden. You’ll love having pretty fragrances, a cute display of herbs, and plenty of homegrown flavors to cook with!

Best Herbs for Container Gardens

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Avoid having your tomato garden ruined by learning all about common tomato plant diseases. Learn how to avoid and get rid of tomato wilt and tomato pests so you have a bumper crop year!

Tomato Plant Diseases

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If you are a beginner to vegetable gardening, you must read these expert tips to know which plants will work best in your new garden. These ideas will help you plan the design of your vegetable garden, and it will help you decide which vegetables to plant.

Vegetable Gardening: 10 Must-Grow Plants

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Growing vegetables in raised beds is a great option if you are limited on space or don't want to tear up your lawn. See how to design your raised bed layout, build a raised bed and plant your vegetables so you have a bumper crop year!

Raised Garden Beds: Grow a Vegetable Garden in Raised Beds

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Love fresh strawberries from the farmers' market? Try growing your own yummy berries! Make sure your garden has full sun and moist, well-drained soil. Find out the different types of strawberries you can grow, plus the best ways to ensure strong plants with lots of lovely berries to pick.

How to Grow Your Own Strawberries

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If you want to try out a raised garden bed (which can save you from bending over so much and solve soil problems), find out how to make one yourself! This DIY step-by-step tutorial shows you how to build a wooden raised garden bed for your yard. Grow vegetables or flowers with ease once you’ve completed this simple project.

How to Build a Raised Bed

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Growing vegetables in containers is easier than you might think! Get fresh produce in your backyard, big or small, by following these amazing gardening tips. Even small spaces can grow vegetables, and we’re proving it with these container gardening ideas.

Growing Vegetables in Containers

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If you are a beginner to vegetable gardening, you must read these expert tips to know which plants will work best in your new garden. These ideas will help you plan the design of your vegetable garden, and it will help you decide which vegetables to plant.

Vegetable Gardening: 10 Must-Grow Plants

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If you had a big year of growing green beans and came out with more than you could ever eat this summer, learn how to freeze green beans! Have garden fresh green beans all year long with our best methods to freeze and preserve green beans so they retain their freshness and flavor, no matter how long they've been in the freezer.

How to Freeze Fresh Green Beans

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Avoid having your tomato garden ruined by learning all about common tomato plant diseases. Learn how to avoid and get rid of tomato wilt and tomato pests so you have a bumper crop year!

Tomato Plant Diseases

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Raised beds are one of our favorite gardening trends of the summer. We’re sharing our favorite way to DIY a cheap raised bed to add to your landscape. This beautiful garden bed will work perfectly with the other landscaping ideas you have for your yard.

How to Build a Raised Bed

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If you’re new to gardening but are craving homegrown veggies, don’t fear! We have the tips and tricks you need to easily grow a bountiful harvest. Start small, so that you don’t get overwhelmed or end up with too much produce. Choose a spot that will best accommodate your garden – you’ll want lots of sun and water, as well as plenty of good soil. There are many varieties of vegetables, and each has different methods of care required, so be aware of the best way to care for your plants.

How to Plan a Vegetable Garden

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Learn how to grow your own mushrooms for garden fresh produce to use in recipes or salads! Our tips for planting, growing, caring for and harvesting mushrooms will produce the best results. See the best conditions and soil to plant your mushrooms, how often to water and weed them and when to harvest them.

How to Grow Mushrooms at Home

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Growing vegetables in containers is easier than you might think! Get fresh produce in your backyard, big or small, by following these amazing gardening tips. Even small spaces can grow vegetables, and we’re proving it with these container gardening ideas.

Growing Vegetables in Containers

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Whether you’re a beginner or not, you’ll love this list of must-grow plants in a vegetable garden. We’re making vegetable gardening easier for everyone by sharing our best gardening tips for what, where, and what to plant in a garden filled with fresh produce.

Vegetable Gardening: 10 Must-Grow Plants

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Most of the veggies we love have to be replanted every year. However, there are a few types of vegetables that behave as perennials! Just plant once and get produce yearly with these varieties of artichokes, asparagus, onions, radicchio, rhubarb, and sorrel.

7 Perennial Vegetable Garden Plants

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Spring and summer aren’t the only seasons to grow yummy veggies. This fall, make fresh salads with root crops and vegetables in the cabbage family that you can grow later in the year. Find out our tips and tricks for getting the timing right for your garden. Also, discover how to prepare your garden for the fall, why you should start from seed, how to care for your fall garden, which crops you can harvest fast, and what plants are perfect for fall (and even plants that will survive a frost)!

Fall Vegetable Gardening

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There are many uses for mint plants, so we’re teaching you the best way to care for them if you’re growing a mint plant in your backyard. Mint is a quick and easy herb plant to grow, and it’ll be even simpler to do with the help of these tips and tricks.

Guide to Mint Plants

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Wherever you live, you can grow a container herb garden! Containers confine herbs, and help them thrive. Whether you grow your herbs indoors or outdoors, make sure they have lots of sun! Basil, chives, cilantro, lavender, lemon balm, mint, oregano, rosemary, sage, and thyme are all awesome herbs to grow in your container garden. In addition to having a pretty and fragrant container garden, you can use your own herbs to cook!

Best Herbs for Container Gardens

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Starting a vegetable garden this summer? Try growing your veggies in containers! Many types of vegetables (including tomatoes, broccoli, beets, cabbage, carrots, cucumbers, eggplants, green beans, lettuce, onions, peas, peppers, and spinach) grow really well in containers. Check out our advice for where to put your container in your yard, how to care for container vegetables, the type of pots and soil needed, and when to harvest.

Growing Vegetables in Containers

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Get the best out of your bulbs this season by employing our gardening tips and tricks. Begin by selecting high quality bulbs. Then choose the right soil and planting conditions so they thrive through the season. We also give you tips on watering and harvesting your bulbs.

Tips for Planting Your Favorite Bulbs

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You’ll be surprised to learn all the different herb substitutes you can use for fresh herbs like basil, chives, cilantro, parsley, and more. Use this guide to swap out herbs you don’t have with herbs you do have in your cupboard.

Herb Substitutes

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Create a DIY raised garden bed with our easy step-by-step instructions. You’ll love the pretty look of this raised garden bed in your yard. Whether you don’t want to hurt your back by bending over so much to garden, or you’re looking for an easier way to grow flowers or produce, a raised garden bed is a great addition to your outdoor space.

How to Build a Raised Bed

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Are you considering a vegetable container garden? Check out our tips and tricks for growing your produce in pretty pots. Try hanging baskets, using recycled containers, combining different colors of plants in containers, growing herbs, using different textures, and more! Add interest to your yard and get a great harvest at the same time!

Fresh Ideas for Growing Vegetables in Containers

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