All posts tagged with Home gardening
09/13/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

There are few simple pleasures in life as juicy and fulfilling as taking a bite of a freshly-grown tomato. Tomatoes

08/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

University of Illinois researchers have announced that they have discovered a way to design a landscape that can provide people

08/01/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Researchers have discovered the earliest example of the use of potatoes in North America, and it dates back far longer

07/26/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Turmeric is one of the easiest plants to grow. The medicinal root is extremely low-maintenance and produces ample yields which

05/10/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Bee populations have dwindled in recent years. Pesticides, parasites, and the disappearance of wildflowers have all been cited as reasons

05/09/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Every gardening process starts with the seeds. Seeds vary in size, shape, and germination period. Some seeds take longer to

05/05/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

You can easily grow this blue superfood in your home. Yes, you read that right. The highly-touted “happy food” can

05/01/2017 / By Earl Garcia

A vast number of studies have demonstrated purslane’s efficacy in reducing blood cholesterol levels. As reported by, the plant is actually

04/26/2017 / By Russel Davis

Differentiating hybrid, heirloom, and GMO vegetables can be confusing. Gardeners still interchange these terms, yet the nuances among them need

04/24/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Do you have a bare, shady spot in your garden? Or is your terrace facing the wrong side? Though it

04/21/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Do you half-jokingly describe yourself as having a “brown thumb”? The evil twin to the green pixies, this description applies

04/20/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

We’re hitting the middle of Spring! With temperatures rising and your garden soil reaching that “Goldilocks” temperature of not too

04/17/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

What makes the cucumber truly special is how easy it is to grow. All you need is planning and patience, and

04/15/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Beets are a superfood that can be easily grown right in your own back yard.  This article will walk you