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How to Perform a Soil Acidity (pH) Test at Home

Soil pH directly affects plant nutrition. It depending on soil type and location, the soil pH can vary from 4.5 (very acidic) to 9.0 (very alkaline).

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Pawpaw Fruit & Trees

The trees are hardy, the fruit is delicious, but you won't find it in the grocery store


Miracle-Gro® Orchid Plant Food Spikes

Essential nutrition helps promote green leaves & beautiful blooms

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How to Grow Giant Pumpkins

Find out how to grow the biggest pumpkin on your block

Project:   Growing Cucumbers

This is one vegetable that really produces

Project:   How to Grow Pole Beans

Treat it right, and your plant keeps on producing

Project:   Growing Broccoli

You can plant this popular vegetable in the spring or fall

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Growing Carrots: Delicious and Crunchy

The vegetable everybody loves is easy to grow

Project:   Growing Cabbage: It's Delicious and Ornamental

It looks good on your plate, and in your garden

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Growing Melons

What to do in your Southwestern melon patch before the heat picks up

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Edible Landscaping

Just because it looks pretty doesn't mean you can't eat it.

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Pizza Garden: Gardening Ideas for Kids

Create a pizza garden with your kids.

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Fall Harvest Vegetables to Plant in Summer

Make your garden grow 3 (or 4) seasons!

Project:   Planting a Salsa Garden

Make salsa with your own fresh-from-the-garden vegetables and herbs

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Growing Sweet Peppers

This versatile veggie makes all the difference in many meals

Project:   How To Grow Onions In The Spring

Use them in stews, salads, and stir-fries for added deliciousness

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Canning Your Own Grown Food

Canning is a great way to enjoy your harvest months later.

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Preparing Garden Beds for Vegetables

The ins and outs of preparing your vegetable garden

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Growing Cool Season Plants in Hot Weather

Find out how you can start cool-loving veggie and flower seeds in the hot summer

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When to Plant Tomatoes in Florida & Growing Tips

When to plant tomatoes depends on where you live