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Carrots with Cumquat Recipe

Aromatic, healthy dish.

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Chunky Corn Chowder Recipe

Corn and new potatoes make a hearty pairing in this soup.

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Zucchini Timbale Recipe

Quick and creamy timbales.

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Lemony Pea Risotto Recipe

This tasty risotto rewards the patient chef.

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When Is Watermelon Ripe?

Picking a ripe watermelon is not the easiest thing to learn, but there are indicators to look for.

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Lemon Balm and Cucumber Soup Recipe

Try this refreshing uncooked soup, which is ideal for hot summer days.

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Spinach Souffle Recipe

Delicious souffle with only 5 ingredients.

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George's Secret Tomato Sauce

Burpee's owner shares his secret tomato recipe.

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Gardening Tip of the Day

  • It's worth the effort it takes to rig supports at planting time for the tall garden plants. Relatively self-reliant standbys such as hollyhocks, cleome, cosmos, and sunflowers are still vulnerable to gusty winds, heavy summer downpours, running kids and dogs or stray flying objects like soccer balls. Tie single-stemmed plants individually. Use green bamboo stakes or equally sturdy sticks long enough to be within six inches of the mature height of the plant after being sunk in the ground 10 or 12 inches. Fasten the stem to the stake with unobtrusive green string or plant ties wrapped first around the stake, then loosely around the stem then back to the stake.