Alan Hall

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Potted Plants And Squirrels: Learn How To Protect Container Plants From Squirrels

Squirrels are tenacious creatures and if they decide to dig a tunnel in your potted plant, it may seem like keeping squirrels out of containers is a …

101 Gardening: #Gardening : Avocado tree from seed

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101 Gardening: How to make a potato barrel using chicken wire

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Why You Should Never, Ever ‘Turn’ A Compost Pile Again

Image source: Pixabay.com<p>Many experts insist that in order to make good compost, it must be turned regularly, but is that really the case?<p>Consider: …

Indoor Herbs are Better Than Houseplants

Herbs work harder than your ordinary houseplants. Not content at just being decorative, they bring fragrance to the room and flavor to the food. As a …

Gardening

Welcome to the BKG Homepage · Diary of a Brussels Kitchen Garden

This website is about vegetable growing in a small urban garden in a large modern city. With lack of growing area it deals with vertical growing and …

Best Shade-Tolerant Vegetables

<i>Even in shady conditions, you can bask in great garden harvests if you choose the right crops and make a few easy adjustments.</i><p>By Colleen</i> …

Growing organic cucumbers

August 28, 2012<p>The thing I love most about growing cucumbers is that they are such heavy croppers. In fact I think it’s one of the most productive …

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The nutritional needs of succulents are similar to those of cacti, but succulents can generally tolerate more water and a lower pH than cacti. Most succulents can thrive in the same soil as the rest of your garden plants, so long as the soil is well drained, but when growing them in pots, it's …

Easy Tips For Growing Perfect Strawberries! | My Favorite Things

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3 Great Ways To Stop Weeds This Year Without Using Harsh Chemicals

“How can I stop weeds without spraying everywhere?!” It is probably one of the most popular questions to our blog every spring, summer and fall. …

Gardening

3 Simple Organic Fertilizers That Can Power Your Garden!

The Power of Organic Fertilizers! Let’s face it, sometimes your vegetable plants need a little boost. When it comes to the dirt in the garden, …

Gardening

Grow These Native Plants So Your Backyard Birds Can Feast

Birds and native plants are made for each other, thanks to millions of years of evolution. Large, colorful fruits feed birds and, in return, birds …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

Shopper’s Diary: Peonies in Paris, for Flowers and Coffee

Recently opened in the 10th arrondissement of Paris is Peonies, a shop that advertises, simply, “coffee and flowers.” What better companions?<p>Designed …

Rutgers sowing seeds for a tastier, tangier tomato

A sure sign that spring is just around the corner: Think New Jersey tomatoes.<p>For a second year, home gardeners have a chance to grow a new version of …

Do Your Plants Always Die? This Smart Plant Pot Waters Itself For A Whole Month

Who needs green fingers🌿<p>No matter what anyone says, every gardener knows it is not that hard to kill your plants, even if you do consider yourself …

Unconventional Gardening Methods: Pros and Cons - Organic Gardening

Novel gardening methods go through phases of prominence on the gardening scene. Perhaps made popular by a new book or a reinvigoration of an old …

There's a Legitimate Reason You Hate Green Peppers

Fascinating!<p>Sorry, green bell peppers… we have a problem with you. And our problem is that red, orange and yellow peppers taste SO much better.<p>We know it's harsh. But also true. Green peppers never quite taste as nice as the other colored varieties, and there's actually a very good reason for …

5 Designs for Growing Veggies Vertically

Spring is around the corner, and so it is time to start considering what vegetables we want to try to grow this year. While we are at it, we ought to …