How To Grow Pineapples

Pineapples are a versatile fruit and there are a couple different ways you can grow them. Growing pineapple from seed is easy, but growing...
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6 Great Gardening Books You Should Buy Right Now

Gardening is a fun and rewarding activity. Nothing beats being able to grow your own food and having it go from garden to table...
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Last Minute Gift Ideas – Garden Books

Christmas is only a short time away and gift giving season is about to be in full swing. You carefully select that perfect gift...
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Keeping Pests and Disease Away During Winter

Insect pests and diseases are a problem that every gardener has to deal with. For those that choose organic control, as opposed to chemical...
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Keep Your Yard Beautiful with Winter Plants and Borders

Winter is a sad time for gardeners. It’s the end of the beauty that you spent so much time and effort on through most...
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How to Overwinter Your Spring Veggies

What is Overwintering Your Garden Overwintering is the process of creating a safe dormant state for your plants during the winter months. There are several...
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Keep Your Soil Healthy with a Winter Ground Cover

Protecting Your Soil In The Winter Taking care of your soil is vital to producing a good crop. During the winter months though, this could...
How to properly take care of your garden tools in the winter

How to Properly Take Care of Your Garden Tools

Storing Your Gardening Tools In order to have a healthy garden for many seasons to come, it’s important to keep your garden tools in top...

6 Steps to Buying the Perfect Christmas Tree

Thanksgiving is nearly upon us, and the Christmas trees are out and ready for their holiday home. But how to you select your perfect...
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How to Prepare Rose Gardens for Winter

We can’t help but worry about our gardens in the winter, especially the roses. Will they survive the frost? However, if the proper care...
Preparing Perennials for the Winter

Guide to Preparing Perennials for the Winter

If you live where winter is cold, with temperatures below freezing, it is easy to define what winter means. However, if you live in...
How to Plant Fruit Trees in Late Fall

How to Plant Fruit Trees in Late Fall

When most people think of fruit trees, they automatically picture hot summer days. Ironically though, the best time to plant fruit trees is in...
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Guide to Pumpkin Harvesting and Storing Seeds

Nothing screams the fall quite like pumpkins do. This crop comes in all different sizes and serves countless purposes. With pumpkins, you can even...
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3 Ways to Use Citrus Fruit Peels in the Garden

Whenever we eat citrus fruits, we are so accustomed to just throwing out the peels afterwards. However, did you know that instead of tossing...
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Six Health Benefits of Plums

When summer rolls around, who doesn't love to eat plums? While they're extremely tasty and juicy, plums are also packed with so many nutrients...

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