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7 Places To Get Garden Supplies For Free (or Next To Nothing)

7 Places to Get Garden Supplies for Free (or Next to Nothing)

Buying garden supplies can be pricey, especially once all of those shiny ceramic pots, miniature tools, and bags of potting mix start to add up. If high costs are holding you back from growing food at home, then look no…

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How To Choose The Best Starter Plants From The Nursery

How to Choose the Best Starter Plants from the Nursery

Not able to grow your own from seed? Here’s how to choose the best vegetable and flower starts. Though you’ll get the most bang for your buck and have the greatest selection when growing from seed, we know this is not…

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The Ultimate List Of Gardening Terms

The Ultimate List of Gardening Terms

Sometimes "garden speak" can seem like a foreign language, especially if you are new or inexperienced. Below we've compiled a list of as many common gardening terms we can think of, so you can read up and start speaking the…

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Kokedama: How To Make A Japanese Moss Ball Garden [Infographic]

Kokedama: How to Make a Japanese Moss Ball Garden [Infographic]

Based on the ancient Japanese art, Kokedama or "moss ball" gardens are becoming a new trend in indoor gardening. Kokedama can be suspended in mid-air by string or fishing line, or set down in a decorative tray or bowl. Kokedama…

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Indoor Gardening 101

Indoor Gardening 101

When the winter gets you down and you find yourself dreaming of fresh herbs and veggies from your summer garden, consider taking up indoor gardening! On top of providing you with lots of yummy things to eat, indoor plants cleanse…

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The Dirt: Everything You Need To Know About Soil

The Dirt: Everything You Need to Know About Soil

Soil, dirt, Earth, or whatever you happen to call it, is one of the most critical components of the garden no matter what kind of gardening you do (except for hydroponic growing in soil-less media, but that’s another story). We…

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Spring Garden Checklist [Infographic]

Spring Garden Checklist [Infographic]

Whether you're an urban gardener with a tiny space, or you live out in the country with acres and acres to spare, one thing is for certain:   Spring is coming.   As crisp sunny days in the garden are…

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Indoor Seed Starting 101

Indoor Seed Starting 101

The secret to growing a lush and fruitful garden begins with a single seed. When it's cold and dreary and the garden is covered in snow, it's a great time to start thinking about and planning what you'll grow in the…

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