Tips & Tricks

see all articles

Pick A Perfect 'Melon
Learning how to pick a ripe watermelon is not the easiest thing to learn, but there are indicators to look for.

Read

Preseve Your Herbs
By drying, you can enjoy your bounty for much longer!

Read

How to Harvest
When harvest time comes, it comes big-time. For many gardeners, the challenge may now be staying ahead of a tsunami of vegetables that need harvesting.

Read

Pick a Peck of Peppers
Enjoy all the wonderful culinary uses peppers provide, and when eaten as a snack, loaded with vitamins.

Read

It's the Tops!
Take a little off the top: don't neglect the delicious greens that come naturally with a lot of vegetables. 

Read

Great for Grilling
Grilled garden-fresh vegetables are the hottest thing at the barbecue party.

Read

Recipes

see all recipes

Watermelon and Tomato Salad

Read

Quick Pickled Lunchbox Peppers

Read

Roasted Delicata

Read

Tomato Herb Frittata

Read

Marinated Tomato Salad

Read

Sweet and Sour Bell Peppers

Read

Cut Flowers

see all articles

Lovely Lisianthus
Elegant rose-like beauties that can really take the heat.

Read

Cut Flowers for Bouquets
Take inspiration from the experts and grow your own backyard bouquets.

Read

Make Them Last
Tips and Tricks to make your cut flowers last longer. 

Read

Perennials as Cut Flowers
Every garden should contain flowers that perform exceptionally as a garden plant, but also provide indoor pleasure as a cut flower.

Read

Bring In the Sunshine
See how easy it is to grow these summertime favorites!

Watch

All About Hollyhocks
Hollyhock truly is an old garden favorite, with a long blooming season.

Read