Did you grow up watching Popeye squeeze a can of spinach into his mouth to gain some strength? Maybe learning how to grow spinach will help you with your muscles. Probably not, but learning about how easy to grow spinach will flex your Green thumb.Continue reading
I am sitting here laughing because many of you may associate curds with souring milk. Maybe little Miss Muffet who sat on her tuffet eating her curds and whey. I can assure you Little Miss Muffet was not learning how to grow cauliflower.
The curd is the fancy word for the dense brassica head that you get when you successfully grow cauliflower. It is the white stuff on the cauliflower that you roast up or you cook to eat. The bigger the better is really the essence of how to grow cauliflower.Continue reading
You might be thinking of how to grow lettuce is too difficult. You might see all the plants in your local garden center. Sure, they have tomatoes, peppers, and every kind of herb ready to be planted for your home garden or container.
Where are the lettuce plants that you could just stick in your garden found? Chances are there will be no selection or a very limited choice of lettuce plants. You don’t need to get those plants from there. Continue reading
You planted a bunch of beet seeds this year in your garden and want to know all the dirt on how to get them to your plate safely. You are just not quite certain if you know they are ready. Harvesting beets are incredibly simple following our expert advice.
Maybe you just started growing beets and need a little guidance on the best methods of when to harvest beets. We will cover this and a few other topics about the most ideal beets harvesting methods.Continue reading
You just moved into the neighboorhood. You are a big red bulb with tasty greens and like to chill out in the cooler temps. So what is the most ideal beets companion plant to keep things cool and chill in the hood?Continue reading
Winter Gardening | 3 Tips to Grow Vegetables during the Winter
It is the end of January 2019 and the winter weather is predicted to be an arctic vortex of cold air that will grip much of the US.
Would you even consider gardening in the winter time after an artic event like this? I raise my hand because I love the challenge.
Winter gardening is certainly possible with a few garden hacks & applied techniques.
You don’t have to be en expert or experienced gardener to grow plants in the winter. However, you might want to start off with just a few plants and some simple techniques first to get more comfortable growing in the winter.Continue reading
You managed to grow your Spinach seeds from tiny little seedling to a plant that looks like something Popeye would eat. You might not be certain how to harvest spinach. Maybe you want some baby spinach leaves and not the crinkly matured ones.Continue reading