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Hardening Off....how?

“Hardening off” is a term that many gardeners have heard before.

What is it?  It’s the process of acclimating your seedlings from inside your home, to the outside world. 244 more words

Vegetable Gardening

A New Yard

I haven’t had a yard since 2012. For about a year I lived in an apartment on the second floor of house on East Main Street in Trumansburg. 676 more words

As Landscape

Growing Rosemary

Rosemary is one of my all time favorite herbs.  I love the way it smells, it is easy to grow and has many cooking applications. 264 more words


Growing Chives

Chives are a perennial and are a member of the onion family.  Chives are a cool- season herb and are very cold-tolerant.  In North Carolina, they can grow year round. 303 more words


Herb of the Month: Lavender (Lavandula sp.) Part 1

March’s herb of the month is lavender.

This growing information is for Grosso lavender (the variety that I planted in my front garden last year), but other lavender should have similar growing requirements.  194 more words

Exp No. 3 - Gardening

My Favorite Basil



Red Rubin

Sweet Green

Dark Opal


Tried, true and tasty varieties!

Vinaigrettes for your Salads

I enjoy giving my leafy greens a flavor twist with four tasty homemade vinaigrette. My first step is to make just a basic vinaigrette. Since I have a lot of herbs is the summer, I use them to make my our dressing. 395 more words