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First cherries!

July 5, 2020, 3:16 am

Hi All, I took a real risk this year planing my cherry tomatoes a month early. Two freezes and they survives. I was very, very luck. 6 of my 10 peppers did not. Anyway, my foolishness paid of... Read more »

Carrot Transplants

June 30, 2020, 4:31 pm

My wife tried an experiment with carrots. She planted seeds in flats in the greenhouse, then transplanted them to the garden. The transplant seems to have made them go crazy; they have multiple roots... Read more »


June 29, 2020, 4:37 pm

Is there a moderator or someone who has control of this group? I didn't mind the occasional spam posting for drugs, but this morning there were 13 posted. If anyone is in charge, please remove them. ... Read more »

bug eaten Napa Cabbage

June 26, 2020, 6:05 am

Hi All, They had cute little Napa Cabbage on sale at Wally World. I impulse bought some. They don't look so cute now: And something has been eating holes it them with re... Read more »

ping Songbird: onion seeds

June 26, 2020, 6:02 am

Hi Songbird, These are what my green onion flowers look like now. They are 2 to 3 balls. Is it time to shot off the top 12? -T Read more »

Eating rosemary?

June 22, 2020, 7:42 am

Hi All, My rosemary bush does not produce those nice rosemary stems you get in the grocery store. But instead, nasty tasting, bark like leaves. Is there a special type of rosemary plant your for... Read more »

cat skat

June 20, 2020, 8:51 pm

Hi All, I have a bot a 4 foot circle in my rocks in the front yard I grow flowers in. When I water the garden in the back yard, I take a 2 gallon bucket of water and water the front planter. An... Read more »

scapes question

June 18, 2020, 5:30 pm

Hi All, My bogatyr garlic just scaped. I cut them all of and they are slated for the dinner table.l Isn't it a little early for scapes? And about 1/3 of the leaves are now yellow. Is it time to... Read more »

done with planting

June 17, 2020, 4:55 pm

other than a few bare spots i'll poke a few seeds into the gardens are all planted for the season. just in time for the strawberries to start coming in enough to keep me busy with those and w... Read more »

No blooms on tomato plants

June 16, 2020, 2:26 pm

I live in the middle of NC. I started several types of tomatoes in the house and transplanted them to the garden around the middle of April. The Better Boys and Celeberties are looking good and h... Read more »

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zucchini x pumpkin

rating: 5

According to Wikipedia, dome types of pumpkin and zucchini are the same species. supposedly that means they can cross breed (if i remember my biology correctly). has anyone ever grew a hybrid? purpo... Read more »

Another plum bites the dust but Tehranivee shines

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In a month or so, we're going to be cutting down our plum tree. It's the second one we're removing, and we're taking it out for the same reason. It's growing shoots out of the root stock's roots. Thi... Read more »

Thai Pepper plants having trouble - Florida - "pickinu"

rating: 5

Someone Please help me!! My Thai spicy pepper plants are having a bit of trouble here in S. Florida. 1.) A number of them have leaves which are getting a white swiriling line going through the leaf ... Read more »

Burpee Matchless Tomato Seeds

rating: 5

Who has the Burpee Matchless tomato seeds for sale? Let me know where I can get some. Thanks Read more »

How to sweeten pears (or other fruits)

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I have five sixty-years old pear trees in sandy soil, SE Michigan. This year I winterfed them with substantial amounts of wood ash and some manure and wood chips and I got an overwhelming harvest (I ... Read more »

How to get rid of aphids on chives

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I have a window box with my herbs in and lately I have noticed black aphids on my chives (and a few on my coriander). There are so many on my chives, that they are all turning yellow and dying. Can a... Read more »

San Remo Tomtao Seed Source?

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Ordering my seeds last night and I can not find a source for San Remo tomatoes this year. White Flower (Shepherds) does not carry it anymore, Renee's Garden (Shepherds) does not either. Anyone have ... Read more »

Pea & Bean Booster

rating: 5

Have got a couple of packets to try. Its organic, a live culture of harmless bacteria. You coat the seeds with this powder prior to planting. What it claims to do, is fix the nitrogen in the plant to... Read more »

Corn tasseling too early

rating: 5

I live in the southern Utah desert, zone 8-9-ish, heavy clay soil and hot summers. I planted corn in my front yard, which previously had rather unsuccessfully tried to be a lawn. This year, I forg... Read more »

Why can't I grow a regular tomato?

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Hi All, I have seven cherry tomato plants. For the forth week in a row now, I have harvested what I estimate to be 100 cherries (each time). My legs are actually sore from stooping! (I would sa... Read more » is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.