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A plant-killer's guide to balcony gardening

I love my little apartment. It’s nothing special but occasionally I see it as my palace. I’m under no illusions, it does need a makeover. I’d like drawers that don’t sqawk in protest when I open them or a shower that doesn’t leak. 404 more words

Apartment Living

Harvest Monday - February 1st, 2016

Okay, let’s do this again.

No big harvests yet, of course, not in the middle of winter, but I’ve started growing garden cress in the kitchen again. 46 more words


Grow on That Balcony

No Sense Listening To That Box Store Jockey

You wanna grow? Anything? On that 4×11 Balcony? Free food, great greenery? How about you Townhomies? Patio and then a long narrow strip? 126 more words

Garden Coach

Community Gardening

What’s in Your Food?

Made You a Salad… Typical Saturday Purchase at a Box Store, From the AD!!

Seems the trend these days, when buying produce, is Eating Healthy. 465 more words

Richmond Gardening

Holiday Trash Piling Up? Grow Something!! Gardenology, 101...

So, everyone is filing thru for the Holiday? Parties among us? Trash bags filling up? And, “Whats this thingy Aunt Meg Brought???”

Well, let’s put on our Grow Cap for a sec, the things I always tell you to look out for. 237 more words


Homegrown chilli peppers

These peppers were meant to be small. This is the 3rd year that we have grown our own peppers. Christmas 2012 we got some tiny peppers, but quite hot peppers in Germany and baptised themĀ  288 more words

Original Photography

How To Water Plants Properly

It seems pretty straight forward, but one of the biggest problems gardeners have, and one of the most frequent questions they ask is, “Am I watering properly?” 724 more words

Balcony Gardening