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Basil Basics: Prune basil regularly for best flavor. About every four weeks, prune basil back to just above the bottom two sets of leaves. If allowed to flower, it will lose flavor. From Fine Gardening.

Cutting your Herbs~Tutorial: How to cut herbs - for basil don't pluck leaves off, instead trim stem. Leave two sets of leaves on stem (leaves grow in pairs across from each other). Cut immediately above the second set of leaves from the ground. Plant will then grow new branches from this cut.

Before winter, cut some of the tops off your basil and put them in water. They will make new roots and you can pot them up for next year.

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How to Propagate Basil from Cuttings

How to propagate basil from one singe plant!

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7 tips for growing mad giant basil plants

7 tips for growing mad giant basil plants | Offbeat Home Prune basil regularly for the best flavor. About every 4 weeks, prune basil back to just above the bottom 2 sets of leaves. If allowed to flower, it will lose flavor.

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How to Plant a Vegetable Garden - Herb Gardening - Redbook

When you plant a pot, put an un-cracked egg in the bottom. As the egg decomposes it will feed the plant.

Tomato plants like deep watering. Why waste water when you can make a simple reservoir delivery system. Neat idea. The photo says it all.

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How To Make More Basil Plants

How to make Plenty Of Basil Plants for Pennies

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What to Prune When

Pruning Perennial Flowers

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How to Grow Herbs to the Peak of Flavor

If you're growing herbs to eat, don't let them flower. The energy a plant spends in blooming and setting seed saps the plant of its potency as a food product. As soon as they appear to be heading to that stage, deadhead them

You put in your zip code, and it tells you what plants you should be planting now. You can even look ahead a few months to plan out your garden!

Wall Trellis Kit This is an ingenious product. With it, you can make a trellis of any shape and put it almost anywhere. To make a trellis, use the silicone glue to bond a number of the anchors to a wall or window. Next, string the wire from anchor to anchor to create a frame. Finally, use the vinyl tape to support plants on the newly created trellis.

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5 Lessons Learned: Herb Gardening

5 Lessons Learned: Herb Gardening. A gardener shares what she has learned from years of growing herbs, including pruning, using them in companion planting, using them for landscaping, and more.

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No Garden? Here Are 66 Things You Can Can Grow At Home In Containers

66 Things You Can Can Grow At Home In Containers