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When to Plant Bulbs in the Fall

Meghan Shinn | October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here’s the general guideline for the timing of fall bulb planting according to soil temperature. Spring-blooming bulbs are best planted in fall when the soil temperature reaches about 55˚F. Generally the ground gets to this temperature once nighttime lows have …

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Staghorn Sumac is a Tough-As-Nails Native Shrub

Virtues: Staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina) tolerates dry conditions, poor soil and air pollution. Native to the eastern United States, it provides year-round interest in a garden while supporting wild birds with its berries. Botanical name: Rhus typhina Common name: Staghorn …
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Herbs are easy to grow, not prone to garden pests or diseases, and make fantastic complements to the veggies you grow and meals you prepare. But maybe you’ve had trouble growing your own in the past? Or maybe it seems easier to buy herbs at the grocery store or market – truthfully, though, those fresh herb pots are rarely really fresh. If you’ve never grown your own herbs, or want to try again, this starter collection makes it easy – and affordable! With this kit you’ll learn how to grow, preserve, and use the most popular of the culinary herbs including basil, cilantro, garlic, and more.

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Garden How-To:: Episode 15: Gro Green Organics

In this episode, Kathy Cropp talks with Adina Nance of Gro Green Organics. Adina left a career ...

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How to Dry or Freeze Your Own Herbs

Check out this video from GrowOrganic.com with Patricia Boudier, Co-Owner of Peaceful ...