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great little space & able to keep critters at bay, change or paint the wood ;)

plant fruit trees close together and keep them very small to increase production. Great tips here to grow lots of fruit in a very small space!

How To Harvest 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From 5 Plants

Angelonia Serena – a tough plant that blooms all summer long with blooms that resemble a snapdragon. Angelonia loves the hot, dry conditions of summer, are resistant to disease, & make great cut flowers. They are compact enough for both container and border plantings. If you are searching for a prolific blooming, hot weather (but humid tolerant) plant, give Angelonia a whirl.

10 underused trees and shrubs for the fruitful edible yard - Thoughts for the future orchard, the Garden Planner from growveg.com has just added another 30 fruit and nut trees to its selection....

Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio. @ its-a-green-life

Korchia Balls | 22 Insanely Cool Conversation-Piece Plants For Your Garden

Fenway Gardens scores a home run for Boston Red Sox with this new rooftop urban farm.

HOW TO PRUNE FRUIT TREES arborday.org

Proverbs 31 Woman: How to Grow Honeyberries - and Easy-to-Grow Super Food

How a homestead is set up. kinda neat. i love to see people still learning, like us.

Garden Tower - A Self Contained Garden/Composting System. - Earth Changes and the Pole Shift

Zinnias - butterflies and hummingbirds adore these colorful flowers ~ My favorite flower!

  • Grace
    Grace

    I adore them too!

Not all vegetables are equal when it comes to sunlight. Some will take part shade.

5 Basics of Intensive Gardening- you can do it!

Learn how to grow broccoli, a plant that can be grown in the spring or the fall, depending on your climate. Learn how to properly take care of your broccoli plant for the best harvest.

How to improve your soil without a compost heap with eggshells, coffee grounds, and banana peels

  • Little Yankee Homestead
    Little Yankee Homestead

    Construction & Stuff I'm a new follower and would LOVE an invitation to join your Urban Farming board! My blog is littleyankeehomestead.com, which features organic gardening & garden-to-table meals. Thank you!

7 Berries that are so easy to grow

Basil

Vegetable garden: grow Your Own Sprouts on Your Kitchen Counter Top Project » The Homestead Survival

Finally! A grapevine pruning tutorial with all the details

22 Fruits, Flowers and Herbs to Attract More Bees to Your Farm - Photo courtesy Steven Severinghaus/Flickr (HobbyFarms.com)

Interview with Kathryn Robles - Homesteading on 1/10th of an Acre - The Mind to Homestead

How To Grow An Avocado Tree. ~ The avocado is widely considered a vegetable, since it is commonly used in salads. However, it is actually a fruit that tastes like a vegetable, and most markets display it with other typical fruits.

How to Grow Asparagus in Your Garden, including how to plant asparagus bulbs, how to care for asparagus crowns, how to harvest asparagus, and more tips.