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How to Harden Off Seedlings

comments (5) December 31st, 2012<p><b>Chris McLaughlin</b>, contributor<p>13 users recommend<p>Seedlings that have been germinated indoors need to be hardened off …

Seed Starting Strategies

comments (9) February 18th, 2009<p>21 users recommend<p>After New Year’s revelry is over and winter’s moodiness sets in, spirits sometimes sag, but when …

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From the Farmer's Almanac

Culinary Herbs That Grow Well in Shade

comments (5) July 19th, 2010<p><b>Chris McLaughlin</b>, contributor<p>16 users recommend<p>Lemon Balm will tolerate some shade in a garden.<p>Photo by Jess Beemouse …

Herbs for Tea

comments (8) March 29th, 2012<p><b>susan belsinger</b>, contributor<p>14 users recommend<p>Here is a list of favorite herbs for tea. You can plant these in a garden …

Tea

Growing Herbs in Windowboxes

comments (16) August 6th, 2008<p>50 users recommend<p>by Frédérique Lavoipierre<br>April 1998<br>from issue #14<p>The sun set hours ago, and a steady, cold rain is …

Pest-Fighting Flowers

comments (20) April 27th, 2011<p><b>Greg Holdsworth</b>, contributor<p>187 users recommend<p>One of the great things about vegetable gardening is that at some point …

Powdery mildew is a fungal disease that is one of the more common plant diseases that many home vegetable gardeners will experience. Powdery mildew …

Organic Gardening

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The Urban Gardener: Indoor Window Garden Inspiration

Love gardening, but short on outdoor space? Below you'll find some inspiration for planting indoors — all you need is a window.<p><b>BOTTOM ROW</b><br>6. Ship & …

Outdoor Spaces

Perfect Body Butter Bars - Humblebee & Me

I’m having a hard time deciding what it is I love most about these perfect body butter bars. Is it how they melt perfectly on contact with my skin …

A Guide to Essential Oil Substitutions - Humblebee & Me

After writing about carrier oil substitutions, I couldn’t wait to write more about swapping this ingredient for that, and why things do or don’t …

How to Make Fresh Mint Bug Spray - Humblebee & Me

I once read that Calgary has two seasons: winter and mosquitoes. I’m betting we’re not the only place that feels that way. With all the rain and …

A Guide to Carrier Oil Substitutions - Humblebee & Me

One of the questions I am asked the most is along the lines of “I don’t have ingredient X, can I use ingredient Y or Z instead, or just leave it …

10 Healthy Herbs to Grow at Home

Growing herbs at home is a fun, money-saving hobby that also happens to be good for your health. In addition to flavoring up your favorite dishes, …

17 easy-to-start seeds for beginner gardeners

Think you can't grow anything? Try these easy-to-grow seeds in your garden and you might begin to think you have a green thumb.<p>Starting your own …