Plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! You can use them as herbs in cooking as well. Remember to brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity.
We are still about 9 weeks away from our average first frost but I know a lot of you are already experiencing cooler temperatures so I thought I’d share with you nine plants for the fall garden that are frost tolerant. Now, frost tolerant means that they can withstand temperatures down to about 26 degrees …
Growing and Using Greens covers lettuce family, mustard family (mustard greens, kale, collards, turnip, arugula, etc.), and beet family (beets, chard, spinach), for mesclun salad mixes and cooked greens. Permaculture principles like species diversity, inter-planting, and succession planting maximize yield and nutrition, and prevent pest problems. Transplanting, direct seeding, harvesting, and recipes.
Growing and Using Greens for Salads and Cooking - One Acre Farm
Why succulents? They come in tons of different varieties, colors, textures, and shapes. They are great indoors and out, their shallow roots accommodating a range of containers. You can increase your garden simply from cuttings, they take care of themselves, and with an emphasis on water conservation they are a wise choice! Read on as eBay shares some great succulent garden ideas using items found around your house!