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October 14, 2017

It's fall, and we're busy storing away food to sustain body and soul through the winter. Our shelves are lined with pickles and canned Tomatoes. Our freezer is full of Corn, Green Beans and pesto. Onions, Shallots and Garlic are dry and hanging in mesh bags. Now it's t...

October 13, 2017

Why sow flowers in the fall?

You can sow both perennial, and many annual flowers in the fall. Some perennials germinate best when stratified (exposed to a cold, moist period), which will naturally occur with fall sowing. Some annual flower seeds can survive a cold, mois...

October 12, 2017

Enjoying Sweet Potatoes All Winter

Our affection for Sweet Potatoes grew when we learned they are almost twice as nutritious as any other vegetable. High in vitamin C as well as calcium, folate, potassium and beta-carotene (which the body converts to vitamin A), Sweet P...

October 8, 2017

For most gardeners, the thought of raking and bagging so many leaves is not fun. There is an easier way to approach the job this season by keeping and reusing the bounty of autumn leaves, instead of perpetually dragging them to the curb. More than half the nutrients ab...

September 28, 2017

Fresh herbs add special magic to our cooking, and as fall approaches, we've done everything possible to prolong their bounty. Frosty nights send us scurrying to cover our Basil with garden fabric. We dig up Chives, Thyme and even Mint, cramming them into pots with fres...

September 12, 2017

Why Fall Is An Ideal Time to Plant

September and October is an excellent time to transplant perennials, shrubs and trees, particularly in the Southwest, where winters are mild and the summers are extremely hot. Although you won't see a lot of stem and leaf growth in the...

September 10, 2017

When it comes to planting spring flowering bulbs animals look at your garden as a meal. Tulip and Crocus bulbs are the animals favorite. Use the three tips below to help keep animals out of your garden. If you remember these tips this fall while planting your flower bu...

September 4, 2017

Is there anything better than harvesting bundles of fresh Basil from your garden and bringing them inside to wash them and strip the leaves from the stems? It anoints your hands and fills your kitchen with the overpoweringly wonderful scent that is the essence of summe...

September 4, 2017

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