Pests on Tomato Plants – How to Control 3 Common Ones Naturally

Pests on Tomato Plants – How to Control 3 Common Ones Naturally

As a tomato gardener, you will no doubt encounter a whole host of common garden pests. Creepy critters like cutworms, flea beetles, grasshoppers, spider mites, and root weevils are all too eager to feast on your beautiful, healthy plants. Three of the most common...

10 of the Best Soil Amendments For Tomatoes

10 of the Best Soil Amendments For Tomatoes

If you are going to invest the time, money and energy to grow tomatoes, you’ll want to achieve the best possible results for your efforts. When you start researching how to achieve this, you will no doubt come across the topic of soil amendments. Learning how to...

5 of the Best Tomatoes for Making Sauce [Infographic]

5 of the Best Tomatoes for Making Sauce [Infographic]

With thousands of tomato varieties on the market, selecting the best options for your garden can seem like a monumental task. Since each variety offers up its own unique set of characteristics, you’ll want to make selections based upon how you plan to put your...

Starting Tomato Plants From Seeds Indoors Is Easy

Starting Tomato Plants From Seeds Indoors Is Easy

Are you planning on [easyazon_link identifier="B01NC3QJSX" locale="US" tag="edibleterrace-20" cart="y" popups="y"]starting tomato plants from seeds indoors[/easyazon_link] this season? Even though this is a more time-intensive process than simply buying seedlings at...

Can You Grow Pumpkins in Containers?

Can You Grow Pumpkins in Containers?

Who does NOT love the idea of growing your own pumpkins? Think of how amazing your pie will taste from a pumpkin you harvested right out your back door? OR, how much easier Halloween will be without having to run out and buy them so the kids can have their fun? Hey, I...

Learn How Growing Dwarf Fruit Trees In Containers Is Doable

Learn How Growing Dwarf Fruit Trees In Containers Is Doable

The thought of having your very own fruit trees is a wonderful idea, but growing full-size ones might not be a good option for those of us with small gardening spaces. Full size trees require a lot of care and space. You might have better luck growing dwarf fruit...

Companion Planting Charts for Vegetables & Fruit – Best of the Web

Companion Planting Charts for Vegetables & Fruit – Best of the Web

Carrots Love Tomatoes: Secrets of Companion Planting for Successful GardeningCompanion planting charts for vegetables abound on the Internet. In case you are new to this gardening technique, it is the art of planting certain garden plants next to each for the purpose...

Can You Grow Watermelon in a Container?

Can You Grow Watermelon in a Container?

SO many people ask can you grow watermelon in a container? Surprisingly, growing watermelon in containers is more common than you think. I found two tutorials online that cover all the bases for us gardeners who are interested in growing watermelon in pots. [toc]...

Tips For How To Grow Tomatoes In A Pot – The Easy Way

Tips For How To Grow Tomatoes In A Pot – The Easy Way

Do you ever wonder why store bought tomatoes have SO little taste? This is because many are flash frozen before they are completely ripened, and then packaged and shipped. During the shipping, they defrost and the extra water dilutes the taste. <BLEK!> Other...

The 7 Best Tips On How To Grow Cantaloupe in Containers

The 7 Best Tips On How To Grow Cantaloupe in Containers

In this ongoing series, we are going to cover how to grow cantaloupe in containers. Who doesn't love the idea of going right outside one's door to pick the fruit you are going to eat for the very next meal?!?   How To Start Melon Seeds First, a little piece of trivia....

7 Real-Life Lessons on How to Grow Strawberries From Seeds (Video)

7 Real-Life Lessons on How to Grow Strawberries From Seeds (Video)

We love them in salads. They perfectly complement spinach, and putting them in smoothies gives you just the right sweet. Let’s not forget how delicious they are when you dip them in chocolate or fudge. The thing is, to get good quality strawberries you have to buy...


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