Heirloom Gardening

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Heirloom Gardening

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A new infographic offers tips for getting to the root of the problem.

Why are my plants turning yellow?


Vegetables and herbs that do NOT grow well next to each other - great to know

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A super easy DIY project that will make one of your gardening chores easier!

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making seed tapes for lettuce and carrots- perfectly spacing the seeds so you don't have to thin later.

Spring Gifts: How to Make Seed Tape Strips


Vegetable Gardening Guide

The Ultimate Vegetable Gardening Guide in Handy Infographic Form


All you need to know for growing your own garlic, and all the reasons why you SHOULD grow your own garlic

5 Step Guide to Growing Gorgeous Garlic -


building a hoop house

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Heirloom Vegetables - Strawberry Spinach

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Heirloom 'Chocolate Cherry' Tomato. Red-brown 1" round fruits; are crack resistant & hold well for several days after harvest. Care: Plant 24-36″ apart in rows 3-4′ apart in full sun. Plants grow 4-6′ tall.

Tomato ‘Chocolate Cherry’ Cherry Tomato


Why do my Heirlooms split? - Growing Tomatoes Forum - GardenWeb

Why do my Heirlooms split? - Growing Tomatoes Forum - GardenWeb


Raspberry plants are the number one choice for heavy yields of firm berries with exceptional flavor. Extra sweet with great red color, Heritage Raspberries are the perfect berry for freezing and preserving. Everbearing plants are vigorous and hardy, producing two seasonal crops in a year on strong, upright canes that don’t require staking. Harvest from older canes in the summer and from new canes again in the fall.

Raspberry Plant - Heritage


Heirloom pumpkins and gourds

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Apples: Fruit of Knowledge. A Maine pomologist is passionate about apples -- and preserving hundreds of heirloom varieties.

Apples: Fruit of Knowledge - Martha Stewart Food


How to select and plant an heirloom apple tree.

Growing Days: A Tale of Two Apple Trees.


An organic guide to heirloom apples - includes a list of heirloom apple varieties and some recipes | Organic Gardening

An organic guide to heirloom apples: Organic Gardening


Know your apples

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There are so many ways that you can use those extra apples besides just apple pie! Who knew?!?

20 Ways to Use Apples - Surviving The Stores™


11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes


Vegetables You Can Grow in The Shade

Vegetables You Can Grow in The Shade


5 Vegetables to Plant now for a fall harvest. Great list of vegetables to put in now to extend the growing season, plus which ones to sow from seed and which ones should be transplants. Found on melissaknorris.com

5 Vegetables to Plant Now for a Fall Harvest


Grow strawberries in gutters.

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How to grow cherry tree from seeds.

How to Grow a Cherry Tree from Seed or Pit | eHow


How To Grow A Dwarf Lemon Tree Indoors.

Indoor Lemon Trees


Growing Grapes In The Garden

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