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Winter Gardening | 3 Tips to Grow Vegetables during the Winter

Winter Gardening | 3 Tips to Grow Vegetables during the Winter

Winer Gardening with a greenhouseIt 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

Gardening with Kids Tickle Me Plant | Zombie Plant Review

Gardening with Kids Tickle Me Plant | Zombie Plant Review

In this video, Jeremy Starke from Green Thumb Gardener & his children shows fun gardening with kids project.  They show the Tickle Me Plant (Zombie Plant) or the mimosa pudica plant. Gardening with kids is a perfect way to spend quality time with your children.

Growing the Tickle Me Plant is a fun way to introduce gardening with the kids. The Tickle Me Plant would also make a really fun gardening gift for kids. Your child’s face will light up with excitement the first time they see the plant tickle.

This unboxing and gardening gift review will show you what is included with the Tickle Me Plant. This fun garden gift comes with instructions, a packet of mimosa pudica plant seeds, mini flower pots, soil pellets, and a reusable greenhouse.

This is such a fun introduction of gardening with kids & family.  This is a tickle me plant review that also shows you how to get started with the Tickleme plant. It goes through the gardening fundamentals of the growing cycle of plants.

This unboxing and gardening gift review will show you what is included with the Tickle Me Plant. This fun garden gift comes with:

  • Instructions
  • A packet of mimosa pudica plant seeds (Tickle Me Plant)
  • Mini flower pots
  • Soil pellets
  • Reusable greenhouse.

You may be curious as to what is the exact plant.  The Tickle Me Plant is actually the mimosa pudica plant.  It is also called a sensitive plant.  The plant has a reflex that helps scare aware predators of the plant.  This is what gives it the zombie effect or tickle effect.

You can purchase the plants by clicking here.

This is such a fun introduction of gardening with kids & family. Another fun gardening with kids project is a DIY Worm Bin.  Check it out here.

Have a question about Gardening with Kids or the Tickle Me Plant? Post in the comments section of this post!