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There is no Santa, or DIY Greenhouse

Could have been the whiskey. might have been the gin. its probably the 3, 4, 6, re-instal of windows that made me loose all the photos I took for the DIY greenhouse. 774 more words

Gardening

Low-Light Gardening Round One

So you may recall from my last post how hard it is to get full-bodied plants growing in a basement.  Well, I decided it was time to get my nerd goggles on, and set up a semi-scientific round of tests.   356 more words

Gardening

To bolt does not mean to run

So adding on to a post from a few days ago, I learned something new last night.

5 week old seedlings can “bolt.” Now when I first heard the term bolt, I thought of either running or a white disney dog, and wondered how it applied to plants. 186 more words

Planting

Seed Heating Mat & Grow Light

This year I used a new setup. The Jump Start Grow Light Stand and Seed Heating Mat. I wasn’t sure how it would impact the seed starting process. 98 more words

Seed Starting

i'ma make some plants

so, i’ve been quite the slacker when it comes to this blog! i can’t believe my last post was in july of last year. actually, i can once i consider that july of last year is when i began the process of becoming a homeowner! 297 more words

Gardening

Radish Shoots and Adventures in Subterranean Gardening

So gardening in a basement is hard.  In typical low-light environments, you can easily grow kale, lettuce, arugula, and many more vegetables that don’t need sun all day.  297 more words

Gardening

The Indoor Radish Garden

The radishes are growing, but they needed more light than the window provided on some cloudy days. This is the light setup I have now, a daylight bulb in a clip-on utility light. 74 more words

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