Growing Pomegranates in Containers

Propagation and Growing Pomegranates in Containers Pomegranate plants can be propagated by cuttings or by seeds in spring to summer when temperature remains in range of 68 F (20 C) but it is better to buy a 2 – 3 year old plant from nursery or online. This way you don’t have to wait long…

How to Grow Tomatoes in Containers

It’s not surprise that tomatoes grow well in containers. After all, they do sell them in those upside down growing containers, right? If you love fresh tomatoes throughout the year, you can easily grow them in just about any sized container, depending on the variety of tomato that you want to grow. You will want…

Build a Grow Light System for Starting Seeds Indoors

I look forward to starting seeds indoors under lights each spring. Growing your own transplants offers a number of benefits. It is less expensive than purchasing nursery seedlings, there is a greater selection of seeds available in comparison to the standard plant varieties at most nurseries, and it provides a little gardening therapy during the winter…

This Insane Watermelon Skinning Trick Will Make Your Jaw Drop

  We all know how to cut watermelon into cubes and slices, but how many times have your guests really been impressed with those shapes? One former NASA engineer, Mark Rober, figured out the coolest party trick that presents the fruit in a way you’d never imagine. Rober takes two watermelons close in size —…

How To Grow Lavender From Seed

Lavender is one of the most delightful scents that Mother Nature has created in my opinion. There are so many uses and health benefits of lavender. Lavender will even keep mosquitoes at bay in your outdoor area. If you are interested in growing your own lavender from seeds, then see our outline below on how…

How to Grow Cantaloupe

  How to plant cantaloupe seeds: If you wish to begin your seeds indoors and get a jump on the growing season, simply plant the cantaloupe seeds in seed starters. You want to do this about 3 weeks before the final frost of the season. Use nutrient rich soil and make sure the seeds have…

Vegetables with fewer calories you should have in your garden

Vegetables are some of the healthiest foods, are rich in vitamins and minerals and are low in calories. So if you want to follow a healthy lifestyle, vegetables are a must in any garden. Discover some of the vegetables with the fewest calories and how you can grow them: Lettuce In 100 grams of salad…

Gardening beginner Here s what to do first!

Everyone dreams of a beautiful garden, rich and well maintained, but the reality is that lack of time and especially money make us quit. Do not despair! With a little effort and minimal investment you can have a beautiful garden. Here are some gardening starting tips: 1. Establish what you want more When you do…

How to pick tomatoes from the garden

Tomatoes picking period begins in July and lasts until autumn. Of course, this period may vary depending on when you planted tomatoes in the garden and depending on your area climate. Here’s what to keep in mind when picking them. 1. Tomatoes must be collected periodically, as they ripen at a time. Usually tomatoes picking…

How To Start Seeds In 3 Days

Pick out your seeds.  I chose morning glories, moonflowers, and cypress. Pour your seeds out. Clip the end off of each one…this can take a while, so get comfortable. And…please excuse my hideous nails. Once you have clipped them, put them in a glass of water and let them soak overnight. This softens the seed…