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Gardening Tips From the Pros: Jump-Start Your Edible Garden

April 2, 2017

Start your garden right away! From sprouts and micro-greens to windowsill herb gardens and other edible container gardens, you can begin growing your own delicious foods any time of year. Discover the many benefits of growing your own fresh food, and learn what supplies you’ll need and how to arrange your plants. […]

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Small Space Gardening — Edibles and Ornamentals

February 17, 2017

Patios, small decks, fire escapes—whatever your space constraints, there are a wealth of container gardening ideas and designs you can enjoy. Taking you through several seasons, this lesson shows you how to take advantage of small spaces to blend ornamentals and edibles (such as tomatoes and blueberries) and come up with creative solutions for everyday gardening challenges, including color balance, privacy with neighbors, and pest control. Adapt each of these techniques as your space allows! […]