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Vegetable Patch

Vegetable Patch

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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.

How to Grow Your Own Lavender - Living Traditionally

Planting Schedule for Gardening Vegetables ( may vary somewhat depending on region)

italia - tomatoes in preparation for sauce


Home grown sweet corn

Home grown sweet corn

Herb Garden: Our Journey to a Natural Medicine Cabinet

okay, okay, so these are a fruit.. so pretty though aren't they?

Plant on what to plant next to each other and which flowers keep certain bugs away. Fantastic info!!

how to get rosemary cuttings

Harvest, Cure & Store Onions

Cold frame instructions

Grow your own celery from your remains from the store. Just chop of the base and plant. One week of growth shown in photo.

Interesting idea for an herb garden!

The ULTIMATE kitchen garden...Thomas Jefferson's at Monticello.

Inexpensive Mini Greenhouses - good idea!

perfect for outdoor gardening

The next time you have green onions, don't throw away the white ends. Simply submerge them in a glass of water and place them in a sunny window. Your onions will begin to grow almost immediately and can be harvested almost indefinitely.

Carrots are easy to grow in pots. great for small spaces or questionable ground soil.

How to get more peppers from your green pepper plants: "Spray the plant with Epsom salts (1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). That gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. Spray them again 10 days later and in a few weeks, our expert friends report, you will have more peppers than you can eat."


tomato Fest!


yellow squash flower

can't you just smell it?