What, How, and When to Plant Vegetables [Infographic] • Insteading
For all you urban farmers out there, here's an infographic about how and when to plant vegetables, plus a few of my own urban farm lessons learned. Enjoy!
How To Grow Tomatoes – The Easy Way
One of the first things almost every gardener learns to do is how to grow is tomatoes. It is probably because we all love eating tomatoes and use them in our
101 Gardening Secrets the Experts Never Tell You
If you want to know exactly how to grow a vegetable garden, here is all the information you will ever need.
These versatile connectors let you link sections of commonly available PVC pipe to build a wide variety of low-cost utility structures. Suitable for use indoors or out, they are available in eight configurations and in three sizes to fit 1/2", 3/4" and 1" nominal PVC pipe. Made from high-grade PVC that is impact-, scratch- and UV-resistant, they secure to pipe with a snug friction fit, permitting disassembly for reuse or storage. (PVC cement may be used for permanent installation.) The open…
Container Vegetable Gardens: Growing in pots, Indoor or Balcony Potted Gardening
A productive growing guide for container vegetable gardening with all you need for growing an indoor or patio potted garden.
How to Lay Out a Planting Bed
It’s important to have the correct spacing when you’re planting out seedlings or direct-sown seeds. At Four Season Farm, Barbara Damrosch has developed a clever way to keep produce in neat, tidy rows.
Chocolate Fudge Cake: Marshmallow S'mores Dessert
This recipe for S'mores Chocolate Fudge Cake is loaded with marshmallow and graham cracker. It's the next best thing to sitting by a campfire in the summer.
How to Build a Vertical Vegetable Garden
Vertical gardening is a great way to maximize the use of a small space. You can grow everything from pole beans and tomatoes to larger plants like potatoes and pumpkins. This guide will show you how.
Companion Planting Guide
In natural ecosystems, plants perform functions that either help or prevent other plants to grow the same is true in our gardens. Certain plant give nutrients back to the soil, while others need to take up nutrients. Plants aromas and flowers can attract pollinators or deter pests. Below is a chart to help you understand which plants grow well together and which to plant far apart!
Blind-Tastings: The shades of Black Tea
Tea geek alert! Warning: tea sommelier attempts ahead. If you have some of our black teas, play along! The most nuanced differences in our loose tea collection is found in our straight black teas, in my opinion. While darjeeling has very distinct muscatel notes and lapsang souchong is heavy on the smoky notes, I have t
Hyacinth Bean Vine... Grows fast and is so showy and fragrant., attracts Butterflies and Hummingbirds to your habitat. Plant with Moonflower Vine which is also fragrant. May grow up to 20 Ft. high. Perfect planted by a birdbath on a trellis.