How To Grow A Garden

  • How To Start Growing A Garden
    Learn how to start growing a garden from a gardening expert in this gardening video. You will find out what you need to do and use to make your garden perfect.
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  • Basic Gardening Guides, Maps And Tips
    There is no such thing as \I can't Grow a Plant\"...You just haven't learned how to care for it properly yet!"""
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  • Your First Season? Beginner Gardening Tips.
    Start with annuals, easy plants for beginner gardeners. Improve your soil before you plant. Know the level of sunlight needed for your plants.
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  • Planting Flowers In Spring
    When to plant depends on the weather each year. Learn how to tell if it is still too early and how to keep your plants safe until it is time to plant them.
    STEP : article

  • Average Date Of Last Killing Frost
    When making your plant selections, it is wise to consult more experienced gardening friends and neighbors for advice regarding possible local micro-climates or unusual conditions.
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  • Planning Your Garden Design
    Planning your flower garden is a way to avoid the classic dilemma: wandering around with the plants you've just bought, wondering where the heck to plant them.
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  • Gardening Accessories : Soils For Gardening
    Different plants flourish in different soils. Learn about gardening with different types of soil from an award-winning horticulturist in this free home landscaping video.
    STEP : video

  • Watering Your Garden
    A healthy plant is 75 to 90 percent water. Adequate water is especially critical during the first few weeks of growth, while plants are building their root systems and getting established.
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  • Perennial Garden Care
    Once your plants are growing, perennial garden care will probably take you about two or three hours a week, as long as your garden is a reasonable size.
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  • Mulch: For Easier Maintenance
    Mulch - it's one of best things you can do for your garden. You simply use it to cover the bare soil between plants in your planting beds. Some benefits of mulch: keeps weeds down, conserves soil moisture, moderates soil temperatures, and keeps soil from splashing onto leaves.
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  • Plant Health Problems
    Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving some common plant health problems.
    Plant Health Problems
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  • How To Control Insects
    How to control the insects, bugs and garden pests that can damage your plants. The article also provides photos of some of the common plant pests.
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  • Beneficial Insects
    One of the best ways to combat destructive insects is to use 'good bugs'. This is not a new concept, but one that many gardeners need to be reminded of! The articles lists several plants that attract beneficial insects.
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Created by: 4 editors Views: 699 Steps: 13 Learners: 5 Updated: October 30, 2011

Description: How to start growing a garden.

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Tom Downey

October 30, 2011

The frost map alone makes this playlist worth it

My friend told me before the first time I planted a garden "once you do it you'll be doing it every year for life" and he was right.

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