Grown On Your Own

Easy outdoor living in garden of designer B. Jane: Austin Open Days Tour 2017

Easy outdoor living in garden of designer B. Jane: Austin Open...

For a refreshing contemporary design with fun colors and a restrained palette of tough-as-nails native plants, designer B. Jane‘s garden is the place...
Lettuce overwintering in unheated greenhouse

Lettuce survinging in the freezing cold

Lettuce, under a hoop-supported layer of medium weight row cover in the unheated greenhouse, is crisp, colorful, and fresh as daisies. This lettuce...

Pests and Disease

Antarctic Farm Could One Day Journey to Mars

Antarctic Farm Could One Day Journey to Mars

“Antarctica is no place for a tomato. But starting in January 2018, researchers at...

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"Vegitecture" Project Brings Vertical Farming to Paris Suburb

“Vegitecture” Project Brings Vertical Farming to Paris Suburb

July 5, 2017 by Robin Plaskoff Horton In the Parisian suburb of Romainville, a vertical farming project will transform the concept of urban agriculture in...
rosemary in the snow

Learn How to Overwinter Herbs and Keep them Happy All Year

Homegrown herbs are wonderful to have on hand for culinary purposes, natural beauty recipes, and for their natural healing properties. Just because the...
How to grow amaryllis bulbs indoors

How to Grow an Amaryllis Indoors for Stunning Winter Blooms

Houseplants of any kind are a welcome sight in the winter. They add some life to the indoors and to the long, cold...

Recipes

Secret gardeners: Jeremy Irons

Secret Gardeners: Peek into the Private Gardens of Five Celebrities

Have you ever wished that you could step into the luxurious private gardens of...
Can Food Still Be Organic If It’s Grown Without Soil?

Can Food Still Be Organic If It’s Grown Without Soil?

“A crucial battle in a...
The Huntington: Down to Earth & Out of This World

The Huntington: Down to Earth & Out of This World

You know that feeling a garden can give you—when you’re wandering around and suddenly...
Tales of a Kitchen / Homemade car perfume

Homemade car perfume

About a month ago I realised I wanted my car to smell pretty and...
We Made It to Oregon! Here's How It Went Down

We Made It to Oregon! Here’s How It Went Down

We picked the right time of year to move to Central Oregon! The last time...

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Is It A Garden Plant Or A Weed Wildflower?

Is It A Garden Plant Or A Weed Wildflower?

Every flower is a wildflower–a native plant–somewhere, though this is easy to forget when that “somewhere” is on the other side of the...

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First brassica greens from the field

Season’s first field-seeded salad greens

The season’s first field planting of salad greens, making a brief public appearance from under row cover, where they’re in flea beetle protection...
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Basic Gardening Tips : Tools Needed for Gardening

Learn how to start and maintain a garden in this free gardening video. Expert: Tia Pinney Bio: Tia Pinney is a Teacher Naturalist and Adult Program...
The Last of the Hardiest

The Last of the Hardiest

November started out marvelously with highs in the 50s(F) and one day even hit 66°(19C). The second week the switch flipped and the...
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How to Grow green chili at home kitchen gardening usa

How to Grow green chili at home kitchen gardening source