Planting Spring Vegetable Containers

It’s Mid-March and time to get my vegetable containers planted. Every year I plant tall pots filled with vegetables such as beets, carrots, kale, lettuce, pak choi, peas, and radishes. It’s easy, and just a few pots can yield a lot of produce. Here’s how.

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How to Grow Tomatoes From Seed to Harvest

Tomatoes are America’s #1 garden vegetable and growing your own from seed has its advantages. It allows you to grow the newest, coolest seed catalog varieties of your choice and helps ensure stock is disease-free at planting time.

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Top 10 Best Tasting Winter Squash

Do you love delicious pumpkins and winter squash for pies, muffins, cakes, and soups? Then try growing some of these extra tasty squashes in your garden. All are easy to grow and sure to satisfy your tastebuds.

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The 10 Fastest Growing Vegetables for Instant Gratification

Do you think that you don’t have the time or patience to grow vegetables? Then check out these 10 really fast-growing vegetables. These provide harvestable produce in as little as 20 days. The list includes everything from zucchini to carrots and kale.

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The 10 Best Lettuce Varieties for Organic Gardening

Fresh lettuce from the garden tastes so much better than anything you can buy. Here are 10 of the best lettuce varieties for home growing. Many are bolt and disease-resistant heirlooms that stay crisp and sweet, even in the summer heat.

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Gro Your Own Video: Indoor Herb Growing

Fresh herbs taste best for home cooking, so why not grow your own indoors this winter? Here are the best herbs for indoor growing plus tips for successful indoor cultivation.

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Gro Your Own: Growing and Harvesting Perfect Melons

Ever wonder how to grow great watermelons, cantaloupe, honeydew and other melons? Or are you unsure when to harvest them? These melon growing tips will help you make the most of your melon growing.

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Gro Your Own: Growing String Beans with Success

Whether bush or pole, wax or green, string beans are an essential part of any good vegetable garden. Their flavorful pods are rich in protein, and the plants fortify the soil with nitrogen—making them the best rotation crop to follow heavy feeders like tomatoes, potatoes and peppers. Here’s how to grow great beans in your garden!

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Gro Your Own: Growing Great Strawberries

Here’s everything you need to know to grow bountiful strawberries this season! We cover everything from different strawberry types, growing tips, and the most cost-effective way to buy them.

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