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I live in Niagara just past hamilton and this is where I ordered my Kaffir lime tree. Perry is great for getting your plant to you. I just did an etrans...
Thu, Jul 30, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM PDT
Without pollinators, like bees and butterflies, the world would be a dull and bland place. How can we make sure these creatures are always fluttering, s...
We like to try new tomato types and see which ones produce best in our climate in Santa Barbara - found a new winner on all counts - size, flavor, early ripening, few seeds, dense full interior tex...
Sun, July 26, 2020
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
The Basics of Beekeeping!
In this class taught by Jan Spieth of the Mt. Diable Beekeeping Association, you will learn essential honeybee biology in...
We're ready! Our patio was renovated this past winter and we are anxious to get it growing again. We were able to save our chives and oregano which are coming back nicely in their original pots. We...
I want to make stuffed zucchini flowers but my plants are not producing very large blossoms. I’m aware female blossoms should be left to mature into zucchini, and that some male blossoms should be ...
" . . . We’re at a moment in time where it’s become so obvious we really need to work together. If the pandemic has made anything clear, it’s how truly interdependent we are, how we need to join to...
I moved recently from lower Westchester County NY to the Southern Catskill Mountains NY.
I have been container gardening, very successfully the past ten years. Growing 20-35 plants most years. Bu...
I've recently started an aerogarden with herbs, and am excited. Especially in these Covid, social-distancing times, being able to have fresh herbs at my fingertips seems like a great idea. All the ...
"We would like to invite you to the
North Pond Seedling Distribution
this Saturday, June 6th at noon
in front of the restaurant. We will be providing seedlings to anyone who would like to add s...
Some of the leaves on my bay leaf tree are turning brown, and I'm not sure what the best plan of action should be. It's potted, and lives on my porch in San Francisco year round. The rainy season j...
" . . . The hope is that as more seeds go open-source it will help lead to a boom in the biodiversity of seeds again and leave future generations with more varieties of plants and food to enjoy (an...
From Food for Thought Ojai:
" . . . Piccirillo’s passion for seeds resulted in a beautiful book she authored for elementary-school students explaining the how and why of seed saving, accompanied b...
While some of y'all have been obsessing about the hoarding of TP, https://www.chowhound.com/post/panic-buying-begun-area-grocery-stores-area-crazy-empty-1089590, others have been buying out seeds ...
I want to get my Aerogarden going again, but really hated the algae that grew last summer. What can I do to prevent that? I believe I tried hydrogen peroxide...
Gardening is not shut down during the time of Covid-19.
"Thanks to the work of Slow Food Sonoma County North, Bode...
Does anyone know where to buy sprouting seeds in the GTA and/or in Ontario?
Brick & mortar or online store? any recommendations?