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And where do you get these Meyer Lemon trees? AAAGH

by VAfoodie 6 years ago

The more I read, the less I know. Price seems to range from $11 (Logee's) to $80. Dwarf? Semi-dwarf? Does it matt...


hottina44 commented 4 days ago

DIY solution to add calcium to potted peppers?

by small h 6 days ago

My pepper leaves are distorting, which some internet research indicates is due to a calcium deficiency. I found a rec...


MikeG commented 5 days ago

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2016 Pepper Project

by dfrostnh 11 days ago

Is anyone else growing their own paprika, Aleppo pepper, or chili powder? Last year I bought a dehydrator which has l...

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Basil and the Asiatic Beetle

by Bonbon10 12 days ago

Basil is a leafy herb that is enjoyed not only by humans but these contacorous pest called Asiatic Beetles. I never ...

Something is eating my basil??

by cassC863 2 years ago

So I bought some basil and planted it! It took a while for me to get around to planting it, so I kept it in the pot f...


Bonbon10 commented 12 days ago

Are these Fiddlehead Ferns I see in my garden?

by Googs 17 days ago

I'd love to eat them before they entirely unfurl, but that whole possible death thing... well you know... buzz kill.


medlar commented 14 days ago

Why did my hydroponic basil wither and die?

by fldhkybnva 3 years ago

I have been using a lot of basil and so I figured it'd be a good idea to get a hydropic plant. I have never had a gre...


Rachlee commented 26 days ago

Where to Purchase Bean or Pea Growing Frame (Trellis) in SF Area

by headranger 1 month ago

Vegetable planting season is here.....I am looking of where to buy a Pea or Bean Trellis Frame for growing sugar bea...


dfrostnh commented 1 month ago

Can I bury my kitchen waste in the garden rather than composting in a bin?

by janniecooks 6 years ago

It's difficult to keep the compost pile wet enough to produce good hot compost - the heat and the sun in Florida drie...


yogamed commented 1 month ago

Container gardening

by lilmomma 5 years ago

I have a sunny front yard and want to do container gardening. My husband said we can't have a veggie garden in the f...


breadfanatic commented 1 month ago

Teeny, tiny white bugs on my indoor parsley plant. What to do?

by Googs 6 years ago

How can I get rid of the insects without harming hubby or my cat? Yes, I know my cat shouldn't be eating my plants, ...


pmc777 commented 1 month ago

Fiskars Lopper: Replacement Blade?

by sbp 7 years ago

My Fiskars Powergear Bypass Lopper blad has some big chips in it. I want to replace the blade, have not been able to...


Bluejeans46 commented 1 month ago

ISO Italian Tomato and Pepper Plants

by itryalot 2 months ago

Want to continue my own farm to table experience. Are there any nurseries or special places where I can purchase plan...

prima commented 2 months ago

Bay Area Seed Lending Libraries

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Recently I learned about public libraries "loaning" seed. Then last month... commented 2 months ago

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California Seed Exchange Democracy Act

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Three years ago, I first heard about seed banks housed in public lending libraries.

Help with gardening questions

by cstout 3 months ago

Everyone has an opinion as to what works or does not work, but that is the interesting part of gardening. Since Chow ...


cstout commented 3 months ago

Wal Mart bags & kiddie pool gardening

by cstout 3 months ago

Larry Hall has started an internet revolution with using Wal Mart grocery bags filled with soil & plants sitting in k...

SunnyCalifGirl commented 3 months ago

Winter Cooking From the Garden

by dfrostnh 5 months ago

It's closing in on the end of December in NH - zone 5ish. It's been unusually warm but I have pulled the last of the ...


Cybrczch commented 3 months ago

fuyu persimmon from seed?

by pinstripeprincess 6 years ago

a batch of persimmons i got in chinatown had about 4 seeds each (usually mine are seedless) and since i thought i'd...


Fishgranny commented 3 months ago

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