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9 Gardening Supplies You Can Get for Free
Do you want to start a garden but think it's too expensive to get started? Here are 9 gardening supplies you can get for free! Includes things like soil amendments, tools, seeds, plants and more- all for free for your vegetable garden!
The Best Companion Plants for Squash in the Garden
Companion planting is a great way to improve your garden- both with fewer pests and a better harvest. Here are the best companion plants for squash to plant in your vegetable garden. Includes both winter and summer squashes
9 Gardening Supplies You Can Get for Free!
One of the most common reasons people give for not starting a garden is that they can’t afford it. If you want to grow your own food without spending an arm and leg on supplies there are many gardening supplies you can get very cheaply or even for free. Here are 9 different gardening supplies you can get for free!
How And When to Harvest Kohlrabi
Kohlrabi is a unique plant with stems that swell into juicy, round bulbs that taste a bit like a cross between broccoli and cabbage. Delicious both raw and cooked, this easy-to-grow vegetable makes an exciting addition to the garden. Learn when and how to harvest kohlrabi now on Gardener's Path. #kohlrabi #gardenerspath
Harvesting, Drying & Storing Garlic
Learn when garlic plants are ready to harvest, how to cure garlic to last longer, and how to store garlic for the winter. You can enjoy your garlic harvest all year with these tips! | It's My Sustainable Life @itsmysustainablelife #garlicharvesting #garlicstorage #garlicstorageideas #howtostoregarlic #itsmysustainablelife
How to Grow Blueberries in Your Backyard
Want backyard blueberries? You can grow your own blueberries right in your own backyard! Learn how to prepare the soil for blueberries, where to plant blueberries in your yard and more! #growbackyardblueberries #backyardblueberries #growblueberries #howtogrowblueberries
The BEST Perennials for the Lazy Gardener
How would you like to have edible perennials from your backyard, year after year, after planting them just once? That's the beauty of edible perennials! Let me show you how to grow them and the best perennials for the lazy gardener!
Seed-Saving 101: How to Save Seeds from Annual Flowers
Saving flower seeds is fun, rewarding, and easy to do. Who doesn't love free seeds? Come learn how to seed-save from annual flowers like zinnia, calendula, sunflowers and more - to keep the biggest and most beautiful specimens in your garden to gift, swap, or plant next year! #seedsaving #saveseeds #seeds #flowers #flowergarden #gardening #gardentips
What Causes Holes in Homegrown Cucumbers?
Oh no! No one wants to spot a hole in their homegrown cucumber. If you’re that unlucky gardener, figure out the possible causes fast with the tips in our guide. Pickleworms top the list, but don’t ignore scab, belly rot, or slugs as potential culprits. Learn more on Gardener's Path. #cucumbers #gardenpests #gardenerspath
How to Plant Swiss Chard: Complete Growing Guide
Discover how to grow Swiss chard plants, Beta vulgaris subsp cicla. Sow seeds in early spring, or late summer to grow chard as a biennial. Provide full sun, spread mulch, protect your plants against leaf miners, and pick outer leaves to extend your chard harvest. #chard #howto #plant #growing
How to Overwinter Your Best Tomato Plants
You don't have to watch your tomato plants die once the cold weather sets in! Overwinter them! Yep, you can keep your tomato plants alive all winter and then plant them outdoors again in the spring! Check out "How to Overwinter Your Best Tomato Plants"!
What is Companion Vegetable Gardening?
What is companion vegetable gardening? What will it do for you and your garden? Well, let me tell you, companion gardening is your key to organic gardening! Grow more vegetables with less bugs with compantion planting! #companionplanting #whatiscompanionplanting?
How to Plant a Fruit Tree Guild
Are your fruit trees performing as well as they could be? Do you feel that you could be getting more fruit? Or do you struggle with pests on your trees? You know there's a way to fix all of that, right? It's called a "fruit tree guild" and it will correct many of the problems you're having with your fruit trees! Check out this simple, but amazing solution for your fruit trees!