Raised Beds and Containers

Winter Refugees

Fall is a time for change. The old year is slipping away. And despite our best intentions the yard and […]

What Do I Need To Grow Container Vegetables?

“I am starting a container garden for onions, potatoes, and carrots. I will be using the Black Gold potting mix […]

Why Aren’t My Black Mulberries Blooming?

“I purchased two mulberry bushes from Baker Creek [Heirloom Seeds] several years ago (Morus nigra). Neither of these has bloomed […]

What Is The Best Potting Mix for Potted Shrubs?

“I will be planting shrubs in containers. Which potting mix between Fafard and Black Gold would be the best choice […]

Can Watermelons Be Grown in Containers?

“Can watermelon vines be grown in containers?” Question from George of Hagerstown, MD Answer: Watermelons can be grown in large […]

What Are the Best Container-Garden Plants for Shade?

“I’m in a complex where we can only plant in containers outside…and there’s a lot of shade to complicate matters…any [&h...