Virtues: We love ‘Bull’s Blood’ beets for their deep red-burgundy foliage and dark reddish pink roots (the beets). With sweet-tasting, gorgeously colored foliage and tender baby beets, these easy-to-grow vegetables make the perfect addition to salads and other recipes.
Most gardeners would agree that crops should be rotated, but the reality is that this is not always necessary. If you have a small garden, it may even prove impossible.
Watch this video to learn how to grow pomegranate at home.
As a new grandmother I looked into some ideas for planting a themed edible garden with kids in mind.
Whether you prefer red or white beans, pinto or kidney types, you can group all dry beans into three categories based on how they grow:
Do you love raspberries and blackberries in the summer? You can grow your own with just a little care.
I know you should rotate crops according to their family, but are there any other guidelines for crop rotation?
Many herbs do quite well in the backyard garden and make a fine addition to the perennial edible garden. Some can be invasive, but there are tricks for dealing with them. By taking a look at plant color and height, … Read Article
Virtues: We love bok choy for its large, lush, deep green leaves that rest on top of creamy white stalks; these leafy veggies are full of mild flavor, perfect for stir-fry.
It’s been over 10 years now since Mandolin and I quit smoking, the best thing we ever did for ourselves and our family. To those who have been following me a while, it will come as no shock that I … Read Article
Check out this video to see how to prune young fruit trees to protect their health and ensure a good harvest for years to come.