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Start Planning Your Fall Garden

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Discover how to plan your fall and winter garden in August for climate zones 5-6. Learn key gardening tasks and tips to ensure a bountiful harvest ahead.

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How Long To Run Soaker Hose For Garden

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Do you love your garden but feel like you’re spending all of your time watering it? With a soaker hose, ...

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How To Attract Bees To Your Vegetable Garden

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Bees are essential to the health of your vegetable garden. The buzzing sound of these little creatures flying around is ...

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When To Start Growing Sweet Potato Slips in the Garden

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Have you ever considered growing sweet potatoes in your own garden? Surprisingly, over 22 million tons of sweet potatoes are ...

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Best Tips For Zone 5 Gardens: Zone 5b Planting Guide

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You don’t have to be a master gardener to enjoy the bounty of fresh vegetables from your own garden. If ...

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How Often to Water a Vegetable Garden in the Summer

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Do you want to grow your own vegetables in the summer but don’t know how often to water them? You’re ...

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How To Grow Sprouting Broccoli in the Garden

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Broccoli sprouts are the baby version of broccoli. Growing sprouting broccoli is an excellent way to add nutritious veggies to your ...

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Pumpkin Growing Stages In The Garden

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Growing pumpkins in your garden can be an incredibly rewarding experience. It’s also one of the best ways to make ...

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When Are Potatoes Ready To Harvest in the Garden

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Potatoes are a delicious and versatile food that can be cooked in a variety of ways. But when it comes ...

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When To Pick Banana Peppers In The Garden

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Welcome to the world of growing banana peppers! It’s an exciting journey, but one with its own set of challenges. ...

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When To Harvest Butternut Squash in the Garden

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Welcome to the wonderful world of butternut squash! Harvesting butternut squash is a rewarding experience that you can share with ...

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How To Grow Spinach In The Garden

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Growing spinach in your garden can be a rewarding experience. Imagine the feeling of walking through your backyard, and seeing ...

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Brussel Sprouts Growing Stages In The Garden

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Growing Brussels sprouts in your garden can be a rewarding experience! Did you know that Brussels sprouts are considered to ...

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How To Harvest Romaine Lettuce In The Garden

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Harvesting romaine lettuce from your garden is an incredibly rewarding experience. Not only do you get to enjoy the fruits ...

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When To Harvest Broccoli In The Garden

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You’ve done all the hard work—you planted your broccoli, cared for its needs, watched it grow, and now you’re ready ...

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When To Pick Jalapenos In The Garden

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Do you ever wonder if it’s too early or too late to pick jalapenos from your garden? Have you ever ...

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Reasons Your Cucumber Leaves Are Turning Yellow in the Garden

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Did you know that cucumbers are one of the most popular vegetables grown in home gardens? In fact, according to ...

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When To Harvest Carrots In The Garden

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Harvesting carrots is an important part of the New England gardening process. If you want to enjoy your own homegrown ...

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How To Grow Corn In The Garden

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Gardening can be a rewarding endeavor, especially when you are able to successfully grow your own produce. Growing corn in ...

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How To Tell If A Potato Is Bad In The Garden

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Potatoes are a staple of many meals, and they’re easy to grow in your garden. But if you don’t check ...

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When To Harvest Jalapeno in the Garden

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Harvesting jalapenos in the garden is an important part of enjoying their flavor in your favorite recipes. But when is ...

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When Is Spaghetti Squash Ripe in the Garden

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Welcome! If you’re interested in learning more about spaghetti squash and when it’s ripe, you’ve come to the right place. ...

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Native Vegetables to Grow in New England Gardens

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Gardening’s a great way to enjoy the outdoors and provide the satisfaction of growing your own food. New England has ...

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How To Grow Garlic Indoors

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Growing garlic indoors is a great way to enjoy the delicious flavor of garlic year-round. You don’t need to have ...

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How To Trim Brussel Sprout Plants in the Garden

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Welcome! So, you’re interested in learning more about Brussel Sprouts? Trimming Brussels Sprouts can be a daunting task, but it ...