Gotta try this....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.
Colorful Relics Heirloom vegetables, fruits, and flowers are making a comeback as gardeners strive for more organic plants in their gardens. The colorful seed varieties from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds make you wonder why we ever strayed from the old-fashioned varieties of tomatoes, melons, and peppers.
Grow Blueberries In A Pot? Sure! : "Fresh blueberries can cost a pretty penny at the grocery store, but did you know it’s easy to grow your own…even on a balcony! Depending on the variety you choose, it can take 2 or 3 years for a plant to start producing fruit but once it does, you’ll enjoy picking blueberries for many years to come. Here’s a tip sheet to get you started…"
We got these instructions to grow Alfalfa Sprouts from my daughter’s teacher years ago when she was in the 4th grade. It was meant to be an at home experiment to teach them about seed germination, but it was so fun, we continued to make the sprouts to eat. We like to use them...Read More »
Natural Weed Control...Cornmeal. Sprinkle on garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. It will keep any seeds from germinating so don't use in vegetable garden until plants are established.