Have you ever pruned your tomato plants? Most of us haven’t. Usually we just plant them, water them, give them fertilizer, and simply wait around for those gorgeous tomatoes. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, really, but there is a better way. If you prune your tomato plants the right way, you can actually […]
8 Tips for a Continuously Productive Vegetable Garden
The only problem most gardeners have with their gardens is that once the harvest is over, it’s over. It’s honestly kind of a boom-and-bust cycle, and it can be kind of a downer after you’ve picked everything. Fortunately, there is a way you can get more out of your garden by stretching your harvest time into […]
Know Your Grow: The Best Vegetables Based on Grow Region
One of the most important factors in successful gardening is knowing what grows well where you live. Knowing your growing zone is extremely helpful. If you don’t know yours, this US zone map can help you. Once you know, you can look for plants that are likely to do well there. If you’re just starting out or aren’t sure […]
14 Plants You Can Grow in Your Apartment – and Eat!
If you live in an apartment where outdoor space is limited — or non-existent — you may think growing your own food isn’t possible. But with these 14 plants, you can grow some fresh food without any garden space at all. Time to carve out your own piece of the country — right in your own living […]