Chard is an easy to grow and hardy vegetable which is great for beginner gardeners. Grow Bright Lights in the borders, it is beautiful, and the pests don't find it mixed in. It is great to eat, does well in partial shade.
a pinner said.Growing rose cuttings with potatoes. The other day, I read you can propagate roses by sticking rose cuttings in potatoes, and then sticking them in the ground. I decided to try it out using my rose bush, which is blooming like crazy
PLANT something! Got limited sun? These 15 vegetables only need 4 hours a day of direct light. 15 Shade Tolerant Vegetables: Utilize them in those shaded areas of the yard, and leave the sun for the tomatoes.
Picking vegetables at the Eden Project - St Blazey, Cornwall, England. This is a polyculture design of permaculture. Conventional farming uses monoculture planting, which makes the plant more susceptible to pests and disease.
Tomato plants flourish in straw bales, and no weeds or weeding! Check out the straw-bale gardening movement that has become one of this summer's hottest gardening trends. (AP Photo/Cool Springs Press, Tracy Walsh/Poser Design) Wonder if this would work?