Do your tomato plants grow huge and out of control each year? Do they flop over, get taken over by disease or overwhelm parts of your garden? Do you want bigger tomatoes earlier in the season? If you answered yes to any of these questions then pruning your tomatoes should be on your garden task list this season.
Need a space efficient way to grow your beans or possibly your peas? This would be very compact and fairly mobile. An alternative use for a tomato cage. The how-to can be found here.
"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier" by sophia
Raised Garden bed with cinder blocks. I'd make the footprint of the cardboard bigger than the blocks and lay it down first, then the blocks, then the dirt, then mulch around the outside, to keep the weeds down.
Snipping off the “suckers” from a tomato bush will help the plant to focus its power on the rising fruits instead of the leafs, Growing better, healthier fruit. Clipping any branches off at the bottom of the tomato plant that is reaching the ground helps to ward off insects and mostly disease, such as blights and wilts.
Patio Garden idea. Growing green beans on a tomato cage - derp. "why didn't I think of that?"
How to Grow Asparagus,one of the tastiest, easiest vegetables you can grow. A little work up front pays off with years of good eating. Find out how to plant and manage this quintessential spring crop.
Growing carrots in containers: Fill with peat, make drills, sprinkle seed, cover and water, thin out to 1" spacing when 2" tall then grow on and harvest. Min 10 plants per person
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How to Grow Asparagus (with twice as much success as traditional techniques)