How to Grow Asparagus in Raised Beds | Hunker
An asparagus crop will thrive in a sunny, well-drained area and provide a delicious, perennial harvest for years to come. For best results, plant asparagus in a raised bed in an area of the garden with little shade. Keep the area free of weeds and be careful not to over water.
Flowers Teresa from Meadowbrook Farm knows her zinnias! Her favorite varieties are Magellan and State Fair. Another variety she like is Cactus. Click here to see her other must have annuals. photos from Meadowbrook Farm Year Round Lettuce and Spinach in Containers How to Grow Lettuce - Easy Methods For Success Indoor Vegetable Gardening - Virginia Cooperative Extension - scroll down for section about growing indoors A Winter Container Garden - great article from Mother Earth News I'm…
DIY Trellis & Raised Garden Box Combo
Most of the times people are discouraged from growing their own garden because of the size of their yard. This definitely shouldn’t be a setback. On the contrary! The solutions available for a person who has a small outdoor space but a big determination to grow a garden are plenty. One of these solutions is […]
Fun Garden Beds
I have a tremendous amount of amusement creating fun and new decorative garden beds in our garden. Today, I wanted to share a simple "How-To" of building a very cool flower/garden bed. We obtained a great supply of old, heavy fencing that is weathered and worn. This lumber made the perfect material for one of my favorite garden beds. I started by cutting the fence posts into varying sizes from 6" to 14" in length. I then started digging a design in the yard in the shape I wanted my garden…