I bet you’ve heard the term ‘true leaves’ tossed around in the gardening community like common every day jargon. But if you’re new to gardening, the term may not be as obvious as experienced gardeners may think. Recognizing true leaves on your tiny seedlings and understanding … [Read more...] about PLANT: Recognizing ‘true’ leaves on plant seedlings
There is always something to do in the garden. On any given day, there's plenty to keep me busy. Weeding, watering, deadheading, and harvesting is in a gardener's job description. And oh, let's not forget the job of pest patrol - especially if you are an organic gardener, which … [Read more...] about create a zen space in your garden
I love onions. I think they're delicious in almost any dish. I use onions routinely constantly in my kitchen, so I always have plenty on hand. Sometimes I have too many, and they sprout in my pantry before I can use them. But that's not such a bad thing, because I plant them and … [Read more...] about sprouting onions – don’t toss them, plant them!