Vegetables are grown hydroponically by various commercial growers today. You can also use hydroponic methods to grow your own vegetables. This is most useful for those in an apartment situation who do not have access to a balcony or much in the way of natural light.
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Many garden herbs are perfect container garden plants. In some cases, it would be hard to design a better container plant:
- Many herbs are naturally small, and even those that grow somewhat larger can be kept to a reasonable size if kept in a pot.
- Those herbs that
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Container vegetable gardening is similar in many ways to in-ground gardening, but there are some important differences you need to be aware of before you start planting lots of vegetables in containers. Some of these differences are advantages, and others are disadvantages.
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Starting a garden of any type can feel daunting, especially if it is your first time with a garden of your own. A herb garden can certainly seem a daunting task, especially if you are basing your expectations on something you’ve seen at a botanical garden or in … Read the rest
How to Build Raised Garden Beds
Raised garden beds are an extremely practical method of gardening in many circumstances. Raised beds can be built on top of asphalt, concrete or places where the soil contains poisons or is just impossibly stony.
- Raised beds drain better
- Soil in raised
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How to Grow Herbs from Seed
Growing herbs from seeds indoors is perfectly possible. Sometimes, it may be the only way to get your hands on the exact variety you want. Herb seeds can be found in most seed catalogs, but if you are looking for something unusual … Read the rest