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An Almost Foolproof Way to Grow an Avocado Plant from a Seed

An Almost Foolproof Way to Grow an Avocado Plant from a Seed

How to grow avocados is a question with a few answers possible. First it depends on how soon and if you want the tree to fruit. Grown from the seed an avocado fruit will take about ten years to mature and bear fruit - and this will only happen if...

Finally! I can preserve all that basil I have growing for enjoyment during winter time. I tried drying the leaves and it was gross.

Finally! I can preserve all that basil I have growing for enjoyment during winter time. I tried drying the leaves and it was gross.

Here are some tips for growing cucumbers by the ThriftyFun community.  Feed Cucumbers Often    Remember cucumbers are heavy feeders so be sure to feed them often. I use a weak solution of miracle grow or the generic/store brand weekly and this year I have gotten more cucumbers than ever. Cucumbers need lots of rich soil, lots of manure and heat and water.

Growing Cucumbers

Here are some tips for growing cucumbers by the ThriftyFun community. Feed Cucumbers Often Remember cucumbers are heavy feeders so be sure to feed them often. I use a weak solution of miracle grow or the generic/store brand weekly and this year I have gotten more cucumbers than ever. Cucumbers need lots of rich soil, lots of manure and heat and water.

How to grow plant cuttings. Step-by-step instructions for pinching plants and rooting the cuttings.

How to grow cuttings—pinch for bigger blooms, root for more plants!

How to grow plant cuttings. Step-by-step instructions for pinching plants and rooting the cuttings.

Beat match 3 levels to restore a wonderful garden to its former glory!

Beat match 3 levels to restore a wonderful garden to its former glory!

How to : Eat an avocado (fun part) Clean-off the pit Suspend it over a dish of water with toothpicks (half-submerged) Wait 3 to 6 weeks for it to sprout Plant in a 10″ diameter pot, filled with good, well draining potting soil. Simple enough, right? Now, I can't guarantee that you'll have fruit for…

How to plant an avocado tree

How to : Eat an avocado (fun part) Clean-off the pit Suspend it over a dish of water with toothpicks (half-submerged) Wait 3 to 6 weeks for it to sprout Plant in a 10″ diameter pot, filled with good, well draining potting soil. Simple enough, right? Now, I can't guarantee that you'll have fruit for…