Gardening

Get advice on growing herbs, lettuces, tomatoes, beans, peppers, and anything else you want in your vegetable garden. Plus advice on pests like snails, beetles, and ants.

Ready peeled garlic in my garden?

by jaybirkland1970 1 day ago

Okay, I'm working in my mother's garden. Digging up and turning over the soil. While she's not been neglectful, i.e...

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medlar commented 10 hours ago

Does using cayenne pepper and red pepper flakes as pest deterrent affect the flavor of the vegetables?

by Sherri 8 years ago

Yes, this is a serious question, not a joke. When I first began using red pepper flakes and cayenne pepper to deter ...

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Brent212 commented 7 days ago

Menus from the Garden

by dfrostnh 1 month ago

What are you growing based on a particular favorite vegetable? Last year I experimented with a lot of different ...

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dfrostnh commented 13 days ago

Purple Garlic Flowers

by ChristyM1223 19 days ago

I have Garlic that the scapes have flowered into the purple flowers. I know they are edible but don't know what recip...

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dfrostnh commented 15 days ago

Living Butter Lettuce - can this be done at home??

by cstout 4 years ago

I just purchased a head of butter lettuce in a sealed plastic dome for 3.89 in the produce department. It had a brown...

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inedible commented 16 days ago

Lemongrass Plant

by sharkfin 7 months ago

Does anyone know where I can purchase a lemongrass plant. I know I can try to grow from a stalk but I would like a p...

jpr54_1 commented 17 days ago

Help with insect identification.

by MrsJonesey 5 years ago

Something is eating my sunflower leaves. Besides a trail of ants on one (no sign of aphids), the only insect I've see...

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czerwcr commented 26 days ago

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

by janniecooks 7 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...

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ricepad commented 1 month ago

Getting rid of roly-poly's (or pill bugs)?

by baloney 8 years ago

How do I get rid of these pests? They aren't a huge army but they are all spread out over my garden. They like to h...

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doggymomma commented 2 months ago

Fresh Cayenne Peppers??

by Hoss 11 years ago

When I planted my garden this year I accidentally bought a cayenne pepper plant along with my jalapenos, serranos and...

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medlar commented 2 months ago

Pollinating cucumbers

by small h 2 months ago

I've been moderately successful growing cucumbers on my 5th floor balcony in the past, but this year my attempts at h...

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small h commented 2 months ago

what's eating my green bean plants?

by AmyH 5 years ago

I like to plant Kentucky Wonder pole beans but every year, right after they come up and start getting leaves, somethi...

AmyH commented 2 months ago

Is is safe to eat Basil with bugs?

by crowmuncher 6 years ago

I notice this white, nasty growth on my sorry excuse for a basil plant. I do like to use it on pizza, etc but always...

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jnm3079 commented 3 months ago

Seed potatoes

by trufflehound 4 months ago

Where can I get seed potatoes? Preferably metrowest.

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dfrostnh commented 3 months ago

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by Kaur 3 months ago

I made a small garden bed. Its full of compost, Peet Moss, garden soil and mulch on top. I planted Zucchinis, Tomatoe...

Lemon thief

by emglow101 2 years ago

I have a small Meyer lemon tree in my back yard. This is it's first year producing. Friday I went out to the back and...

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ricepad commented 3 months ago

Vegetable seeds

by nbled 8 years ago

I am visiting Montreal and would like to buy vegetable seeds. Surely some of you wise Montrealers are gardners as we...

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dfrostnh commented 3 months ago

Has Anyone Planted "Ketchup & Fries"?

by kaleokahu 2 years ago

I was startled last week when the checker at my local nursery told me that Potato-Tomato (aka "Ketchup & Fries") graf...

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mtduch commented 4 months ago

Wal Mart bags & kiddie pool gardening

by cstout 1 year ago

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

ad7yn commented 5 months ago

A New Tomato Selection Tool

by DonShirer 6 months ago

Tomatoes are wonderful fruits that come in a myriad of shapes, sizes, colors and flavors, and are almost as muc...

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small h commented 5 months ago