Bell Pepper*they hate nitrogen/commercial fertilizer* Wait til plants flower before fertilizing. Then spray leaves w/ 1 tsp Epsom salt in 1 qt water (peppers need Magnesium to set fruit). Peppers also enjoy small amounts of potassium (wood ashes)
How to grow Asparagus. Asparagusis one of the tastiest, easiest vegetables you can g row. A little work up front pays off with years of good eating. Find out how to plant and manage this quintessential spring crop.
HAPPY ZINNEAS ~ CUTTING, CARE AND COLLECTING SEEDS
winter sowing: a frugal, fool proof way to start seeds for your spring and summer veggie gardens. Works well for most veggies and flowers. Totally doing this!<<just pinning for the trench in the snow pic.
Mushrooms are very easy to grow and are now becoming a very lucrative, simple home-grown business. Blue oyster mushrooms are some of the easiest and cold hardy mushrooms to grow. Oyster mushrooms grow out of logs and decaying wood in nature.
Whether or not you currently have a food garden, practical wisdom says you should stash away some heirloom seeds for the long term. If the time ever came when food was in short supply or overly expensive, your stored seeds … Continue reading →