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All About Swiss Chard

Chard is a close relative of beets. It is often grown as a summer substitute for spinach because of its tolerance for warm temperatures.

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Asparagus

Asparagus roots received before planting time should be kept in moist sand, or wrapped in damp newspapers, and stored in a cool cellar. Wipe off any storage mold.

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All About Radishes

Although among the easiest and fastest vegetables to grow, radishes can be overwhelming. Every seed in a generous packet sprouts and very shortly literally hundreds of radishes are demanding harvest.

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All About Melons

All melons are warm-season crops that prefer rich, warm soil in full sun.

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All About Petunias

Petunias are moderately easy to grow from seed, and extremely easy to grow from commercially grown seedlings.

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All About Broccoli

Broccoli is a slow-growing, cool-season crop that grows best in full sun. The key to success is to grow broccoli where they are sure to get a full days worth of sun, and no shade.

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All About Arugula

Arugula grows best in cool, moist, well-drained soil. Full sun is OK but light shade is even better during the hottest times. 

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All About Cilantro

Cilantro needs full sun or light shade in southern zones since it bolts quickly in hot weather. It grows best in a well-drained, moist soil.

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  • If there's a lady in the household, start saving discarded panty hose and stockings now for a supply of "garden helpers" next spring and summer.
    Nylons are excellent for tying tomatoes and peppers to stakes and for supporting melons and other heavy fruits on trellises and fences. You can even fill the stockings with harvested popcorn, hot peppers, and herbs to
    hang in the garage or attic for drying and storage.