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
Simple Keys on How to Harvest Spinach | Pick at the Right Time
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
Spinach Plant Spacing | 4 Fundamental Tips for Beginners
Are you uncertain on how close you should space your spinach plants? You love eating fresh spinach and you went out and maybe bought some seeds. You might be curious if it is easy to plant Spinach.Continue reading
Growing Sugar Snap Peas | 7 Tips for Healthy Plants
What is healthy and sweet that can be added to stir fry or into your salads? You guessed it – Sugar Snap Peas. Growing sugar snap peas is a breeze when you direct sow them in your garden at the right time of the year.
What is the best way to grow sugar snap peas? We prefer to grow them by directly sowing the pea seeds in the ground. Continue reading
Growing Sweet Peas Indoors | Super Guide to Get you Growing
Have you ever wanted to grow sweet peas indoors to help you get a jump start on your crop? Its the late winter and you are just itching to get your sweet pea plants out there since they are one of the earliest crops you can plant.
You might also just want to grow them indoors year round and need to know if it is possible.Continue reading
Did you grow up eating pickled beets and want to relive your childhood memories? Have you always wanted to grow beets in your garden? Is your favorite salad mixed with arugula, beets, and goat cheese?
Growing beets is the perfect way to culminate your desire to satisfy these needs. Beets are a perfect root vegetable that is so easy to grow and taste like no other vegetable. It has an earthy component to it that makes it a unique flavor for on your plate.
Some cultures even believe that a beet that a man and woman shares will create an endless love between them. Eating beets are even shown to help you stay together with some increased sexual drive.
You either love beets or you don’t. It is funny because I am the only one in my house that cares for them. In fact, I just juiced one with some carrots and celery and had a beet salad for lunch because I had an insatiable craving for beets as I have been researching and writing about beets for a few days.