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Some Beginners Tips For Starting Your Organic Garden

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Yes, It’s that time of year again. Time to get into gardening mode. I truly do love this time of year, the chickadee’s are singing the spring “fee-bee”song, the coyote’s are howling, the days are getting longer, and I can smell it in the air. As for my gardening preparation, I can’t do anything outside yet as the ground is still Check Out The Rest of “Some Beginners Tips For Starting Your Organic Garden” →

7 Veggies That Just Love To Start Out Early

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Green Peas

Here is list of 7 vegetables that can be started very early, most as soon as the ground can be worked. They are all very hardy or hardy and thrive in cooler weather. Don’t be afraid to set them out in the cooler weather. They really do like and can handle the frost !!

1.- Peas – are a very hardy vegetable that can be sown directly in the garden as soon as the soil can be worked. Which is usually 5-6 weeks before the average date of your last frost. Plant them about 2 inches deep and 2 inches apart. Provide a nice trellis for them to climb on . They like Check Out The Rest of “7 Veggies That Just Love To Start Out Early” →

7 of our Favorite Small Space Vegetables

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Edible container garden in NYC. Credit Tashian at Flickr

Spring is on it’s way and if you’re doing your gardening in a small space, especially in containers, or square foot gardening. You should be looking for vegetable varieties listed as ‘compact’ or ‘dwarf’. Great for the urban or suburban dweller where space is at a premium.
There are many different varieties of vegetables out there that you can use for compact container gardens or limited space you just have to Check Out The Rest of “7 of our Favorite Small Space Vegetables” →

It's Time To Meet The Cole's

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Meet the Cole family – Broccoli, Cauliflower, Cabbage, and Brussels Sprouts. There are more but these are the most common for home gardeners. All are from the Brassica oleracea family, but different groups. They are all Very Hardy plants and thrive in the cold weather. Since they all grow similarly, with the same basic conditions we wanted to introduce all of these. Common traits: They should be planted in Check Out The Rest of “It’s Time To Meet The Cole’s” →

A Nod To Nasturtium

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Nearly everyone that has spent anytime in a garden has grown a Nasturtium. And today’s foodies, salad lovers, and veg eaters know the tangy, peppery taste of the seeds, leaves and flowers are one of the best in the edibles category, likewise most gardeners know they are one of the best pest repellent varieties to be had.

A native of Mexico they are Check Out The Rest of “A Nod To Nasturtium” →

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