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garden woes

You only need one luffa seed

You only need one luffa seed

You only need one luffa seed to feel like a master gardener. Luffa, sometimes spelled loofah, actually refers to the fruit of the vine. Luffa aegyptiaca is a member of the cucumber (Cucurbitaceae) family. It can be eaten in the young fruit stage, or it […]

Starting Seeds

Starting Seeds

For a long time, I thought that seed packets were a money trap. I would venture to say that most people that buy seeds they see at the store, actually have very little yields to show. (At least I was in that category.) It has […]

Garden Markers

Garden Markers

I love my garden markers. They took some time, and I realized I needed way more than I originally planned, so I have been buying them over time. To make them, I cut the names out using my silhouette. I weeded the positive and left […]

Strawberries

Strawberries

I have always wanted to be able to walk into my yard and pick strawberries whenever I wanted. I am not sure how many strawberry roots I have bought and planted and only gotten a small numbers of berries from…too many to count. I decided […]

Starting a Garden

Growing up, the only “gardening” I remember doing was raking the pine needles. I do remember my mom having a pot of cherry tomatoes on our patio when I was in elementary school, but that was the extent of our garden. Sometime after I started […]