Spring Vegetable Garden
Welcome spring with a garden full of vegetables ready for you to pick and pull from the earth to your kitchen and onto your dinner table. Vegetables from your…
I walk in my gardens on a July evening, admiring the lush green that abounds in midsummer. The bee balm is chest high and near blooming, the lavender, catnip, and oregano are in full flower; the sage, rosemary, thyme, and basil are growing tender new leaves almost daily; and the peppermint and lemon balm are spreading prodigiously.
Growing carrots in the garden doesn’t have to be hard. This gardening guide is everything you’ll need to know for how to grow carrots in your own garden. You can start them from seed, grown them in raised beds or in containers. You just need the right soil for the plants. There're even suggestions on how to preserve your carrot harvest for later use. I didn’t realize why carrots can split but now I know.
In summer, strawberry plants send out runners that colonize the soil around them. The leaf cover is good for protecting the plants over the winter, but it needs to be cleared in spring. Here's how to tidy up the thatch in an overgrown strawberry patch to keep the bed healthy and productive #gardening tips #vegetablegarden #growstrawberries
I love to square foot garden, but I never know that vegetable to put where in my raised beds--its so hard to make a plan. Now I don't have to guess with these free printable square foot gardening templates using the seeding square! #squarefootgarden #seedingsquare #printable #plan #design