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Growing, Harvesting and Shelling Fava Beans

I admit it — if fava beans weren’t so good for the soil, I likely wouldn’t grow them at all, edible or not. Hidden inside those fat long pods are …

Boost Story Conflict By Exploring The Dark Side of Your Hero's Best Qualities

Every hero or heroine needs positive traits to not only make them likable and worthy, but also to see them through the tough times ahead in the …

Procrastinating on a Writing Project? Use the 300 Words Trick

There’s something about a writing project that makes procrastination especially easy, even when you’re motivated to do the project. An email …

Writing Dialogue: Lose the Said? - Linda S. Clare

Reader Cat loves good dialogue.<p>I’ve been editing a student manuscript. This particular writer is getting a bit confused over attributions–those …

NZ Gardener News | Stuff.co.nz

Ushering in the Year of the Dog in New Zealand.<p>Money doesn't grow on trees, but money plant will grow in a pot.<p>Gardening guru and author Lynda …

How-To: Display Orchids in Terrariums

View On One Page<p>ADVERTISEMENT ()<p>Start Slideshow<p>← Use Arrows Keys →<p>Orchids are a beautiful, allergy-friendly choice for brightening up your home, but …

DIY Succulent Garden Art Ideas

Creative ways to plant, display, and create garden art using a variety of succulent plants.This post DIY Succulent Garden Art Ideas was written by …

'A Casarella

So by now we all know that I have a thing for succulents.<p>(Wait, you didn't know? See here and here for confirmation of said obsession.)<p>Another little …

Garden Fresh

There is something about this community here, part poor uneducated people, part intelligent (not to say poor and uneducated are not) artisan, hippy …

Rustic Garden Decor To Make Photograph | Rustic Tuteur -Trel

Rustic Tuteur -Trellis With Herbs In The Center Of A Potager ...<p>Rustic Tuteur -Trellis with herbs in the center of a Potager ..., 736x1108 in …

How to Stake Tomatoes the Rustic Sicilian Way!

Behold our rustic garden.<p>This ain't Italy and we're not Sicilian but, we like how they do things (minus mafia mayhem). They treat their tomatoes with …

Rustic Gardens: A Feast for the Senses

To me, there is nothing more charming than a rustic garden.<p>The rustier, crustier, the better!<p>Let's take a peak at some rustic gardens from my …

Country Photos

How to Build a Trellis Out of Branches

Build a branch trellis to add visual interest to your garden space and outdoor landscape. Adding a focal point such as a trellis will draw your eye …

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Ann’s garden in Minnesota

<b>Today’s photo are from Ann McCormick. She says,</b> “My garden is in Crosslake, Minnesota, which is north of Brainerd. It was plagued by deer so I built …

Gardening

Garden Fresh

There is something about this community here, part poor uneducated people, part intelligent (not to say poor and uneducated are not) artisan, hippy …

Garden structure at Wildflower Center | Digging

Garden structure is more visible in winter, when plants are dormant. I always take pictures of intriguing rock work, trellises, and the like, …

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Autumn Bulb Planting Guide

GardenPost Autumn Bulb Planting Guide<p>Soils<p>Bulbs don't like wet feet! Do not plant in boggy ground! Add sand to poorly drained soils or plant in …

Daffodil growing information for New Zealand

<b>GETTING THE BEST FROM YOUR DAFFODIL BULBS</b><p><i>The following notes are aimed at the home gardener. More technical and detailed information is available</i> …

Naturalizing Spring-Blooming Bulbs

Along one of my favorite hiking trails near my home is a clear spring and the stone foundation of an old farmhouse that was abandoned more than a …

Gardening

Build a Rustic Tuteur

My father decided to build this structure not because he needed something for his vines to climb on but because he bragged to my mother that he could …

Woodworking