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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 9 days ago

A New Tomato Selection Tool

by DonShirer 18 days ago

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


small h commented 10 days ago

Kennebec - grow your own

by gnashingshitfactory 28 days ago

I've found that fresh Kennebec potatoes (for French fries) for sale to the public are few & far between. Decided to ...

Shrinkrap commented 16 days ago

Is it time yet to plant seeds indoors (Zone 6)

by DonnaMarieNJ 1 month ago

Is it now time to plant seeds indoors now? I want to plant seeds for lettuces, cabbage, onions, etc. Is it too earl...

DonShirer commented 1 month ago

Tomatoes with taste? Seeds available

by medlar 2 months ago

The seeds available now are not the final version, but a January 27 New York Times article on tomato research (tradit...


therealdoctorlew commented 2 months ago

Fiskars Lopper: Replacement Blade?

by sbp 8 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...


ellabee commented 2 months ago

Lemongrass Plant

by sharkfin 2 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...

sharkfin commented 2 months ago

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

by Googs 7 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, ...


peppermint1968 commented 3 months ago

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During christmas times - fertilizer

by Maximilien95 3 months ago

Hello, Sorry I am not English but I ask my question because I saw several experts on the forum. What fertilizer...

Favorite gardening forum?

by MrsJonesey 2 years ago

Do you have one? Most that I know of aren't very active. Garden Web looks interesting, but it seems cumbersome to fin...

Shrinkrap commented 3 months ago

fuyu persimmon from seed?

by pinstripeprincess 7 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...


Dnholbrook commented 4 months ago

Peeling garlic a week before planting

by Shrinkrap 6 months ago

I have the good fortune of being in Florence right now,and see the most amazing looking "Aglio Rosso" garlic at the...

Shrinkrap commented 4 months ago

Overwintering container fruit plants

by DonnaMarieNJ 4 months ago

I live in New Jersey and have several blueberry, raspberry and blackberry plants in small containers. Most of these ...

JustJake2 commented 4 months 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...


JRC14 commented 4 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...


digidana commented 5 months ago

New Compost Tumbler: no action at all

by danna 6 years ago

I've been very excited about my new tumbler....started it up with Liriope clippings and dead flower stalks and dried ...

coll commented 5 months ago

what happens to green bean plants after i pick the beans?

by lilaki 6 years ago

hi hounds, i'm growing green bush beans for the first time ever ... i picked off my first crop last week and enjoy...


nitrolock commented 5 months ago

No maintenance garden?

by terasec 6 months ago

I Live in the city but have place outside the city where i can garden problem is am never there often enough to pro...


nitrolock commented 5 months ago

Who knew, Radish Pods?

by Fooley0401 4 years ago

I just found out yesterday that when you let radishes bolt, that the radish plants eventually form these little green...


nitrolock commented 5 months ago

"Pesto Perpetuo" Basil

by cheesemaestro 4 years ago

This year I grew a pot of this basil to make some late-season pesto. If you're not familiar with this variety, it is...

DonShirer commented 5 months ago

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