What is an F1 hybrid plant? Read Article
The Heirloom Life Gardener by Jere and Emilee Gettle 228 pages Hyperion, 2011 List price: $29.99 Because Jere Gettle is such an iconic figure in the world of heirloom vegetables, I couldn’t wait to read the book he wrote with … Read Article
In this video, Tricia from Peaceful Valley introduces the benefits of growing a winter cover crop and how to get it started.
Sow seeds of biennials in summer for bloom the following year. Read Article
As you celebrate Memorial Day weekend, and hopefully spend ample time working in your garden and yard, be sure to also make some time to check out the new and expanded $14.99 and Under section at Horticulture’s official store, GardenersHub.com. … Read Article
I have purchased enough seeds, corms, tubers and bulbs for this year to keep a non-pregnant, in-shape, unemployed woman busy for eons. Is this part of the nesting impulse? I’m certain I need an intervention.
Growing from seed is an economical and rewarding gardening practice. Master Gardener Kathy Cropp and Botanical Interests’ resident horticulturist, Ryan Schmitt, help you navigate the wealth of information on seed packages. It’s really all on the packet! This month’s RadioGarden … Read Article
There are many good seed companies to choose from but the list that my daughter and I developed may help you out even more – click here to view the list. Use their websites to your advantage as you look … Read Article
Master Gardener Kathy Cropp’s guest for this episode is Darcy Cropp. Darcy holds a horticulture degree and runs two businesses, including King & the Cropp Farm in North Carolina. Together they’ll make your seed buying experience easier by explaining the … Read Article
Here are some tips to follow to prevent damping-off, a fungal disease that often attacks young seedlings in containers. Read Article
February is already upon us, and we have some gardening goodness to help you through this sometimes-wicked-weather month. It seems like the first day of spring won’t come soon enough, but we can make use of the few weeks left before the thaw to get seeds started. To help you in that endeavor, we’re hosting a month-long seed giveaway. Read Article