18 Most Important Rules of Companion Plants and Vegetables in The Garden [Infographic]
When you know what to plant next to this or that plant, there's no magic or luck involved. In fact: Some crops should never be planted next to each other and you should take it into consideration when planting. Also, the same vegetables shouldn't be grown on the same vegetable patch for a lot of years. The location of the plants chould be changed according to the rules.
How To Grow Every Single Herb You've Ever Wanted, Indoors
Great news, everyone. The days of throwing down $4 for a sprig of thyme are behind you. Never again will you have to fork over your last bills for some w...
How to Grow Lavender | Lavender Planting & Growing Tips
Try growing lavender in your home garden. It makes a wonderful border, grows well in pots, and smells terrific for sachets, salts, and cooking.
Infographic: From Pit to Plant, How to Grow an Avocado at Home
Next time you make guacamole, think twice before you toss that avocado pit. It’s a seed after all, which you can use to grow an entirely new...
Grow Your Own Sprouts on Your Kitchen Counter Top Project | The Homestead Survival
A Life Unprocessed website shares how to grow seeds to sprouts. You can grow a huge different variety of seeds that have different nutrients and flavors.
How to Grow Turmeric
I'm not sure why turmeric isn't more popular, considering that growing your own, Thai food and DIY projects are all the rage. Curcuma longa is a tropical rhizome with an intriguing past that looks just as great in the garden as it tastes on the table. The whole plant is edible; the roots are boiled, dried and ground up to produce turmeric powder, the leaves make a wrap for steamed fish, and even the flowers can be eaten as an exotically beautiful vegetable, like lettuce with a kick. Oh, and…
Grow Your Own Alfalfa Sprouts -
We got these instructions to grow Alfalfa Sprouts from my daughter’s teacher years ago when she was in the 4th grade. It was meant to
Growing Fruit Trees From Seeds - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
You can save big bucks growing peaches, apricots and nectarines from seeds. Growing fruit trees from seeds is remarkably easy on you and your wallet!
How to Grow Lettuce
How to Grow Lettuce **This is the info for how to grow lettuce, including Boston Lettuce, Iceberg Lettuce, and Romaine Lettuce. **There are many lettuce varieties and they all grow differently. It is important to
6+ Foods To Grow Indoors Right Now
How about fresh greens, tomatoes, sprouts, peas, and herbs any time you want? Grow them year round indoors on your windowsill or under grow lights. This is local food at its finest.
12 Fall Vegetables You Should Know How to Cook
Have the tomatoes and zucchini suddenly vanished from your farmers market? It’s always sad to see ripe summer vegetables fade out, but there is excitement that comes in with the even more interesting and complex vegetables of fall. Anyone can slice a tomato and put it on a plate, but do you know how to enjoy turnips? Or how to make cabbage even more delicious? (Spoiler: Roast with bacon.) It’s time to get serious about fall vegetables.
How to Grow Your Own Lentil Sprouts
Well my lentil kick continues and this time it’s a little bit different. This time it comes in the form of lentil sprouts. These sprouts have a nice flavour to them – similar to fresh g…
15 Herbs for Headaches
If you're suffering from bad headaches and are looking a natural solution, you'll want to check out this post on 15 herbs for headaches. You may even be inspired to grow your own headache garden!