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  1. Homesteading and gardening
    I can't remember what this is anyone know?
  2. Homesteading and gardening
    Does anyone know what plant this is??? I planted it and can't remember what it is.
  3. Homesteading and gardening
    This is my first tomato plant, grown from seed. It is a couple months old and I am so proud of it. However, in the last week or two, the bottom leaves began to yellow and wilt, eventually just dying on the plant. Just yesterday, the next leaves started to yellow. I have looked up some...
  4. Homesteading and gardening
    Can someone tell me what are these small round bulbs are on my potato plants? See pic:
  5. Homesteading and gardening
    DH and I are signing a 2 year lease in about 6 hours and are SO excited about our new apartment. It has a huge balcony (narrow but long) and I'm planning to do some small-scale container gardening. Mostly herbs and little things that don't need too much space. My question is which plants I...
  6. Homesteading and gardening
    I would like to keep it as organic as possible. A friend told me to spray with some water and dish detergent and leave it on for a few hours, then rinse off. Does that work? Any tips? Just let it be?
  7. Homesteading and gardening
    As some of you know we bought our first home in December and are now seeing all the fun treasures popping up in our yard. I have these plants in my garden, in what appears to be an herb area. The leaves have a really strong minty smell when you crush them... almost like lemon Mr. Clean. lol...
  8. Homesteading and gardening
    26 April 2011 Tomato Plant Growth to date. 26 April 2011 Tomato Plant Growth to date. The tomato plants are doing well. They may have to be placed in larger pots, since they cannot be placed in the ground until about 26 of May. The new Greenhouse is serving me well. Transplanting Tomato Plants...
  9. General Chat
    CTV Edmonton - Reactor not damaged in Japan nuclear plant explosion - CTV News My prayers are with those in Japan - the military is giving out doses of iodine to treat people for exposure to radiation. If the radiation gets into the ocean, it will take approximately 36 hours to reach the...
  10. For Sale or Trade
    I am looking for plant hangers... you know, the macrame looking things you put a flower pot in and hang from the ceiling. I can't seem to find them anywhere in the stores, probably the wrong time of year. Anyone have any laying around they don't want?
  11. Homesteading and gardening
    All the things going on in the world right now has made me realize that i want to know where my food comes from so i plan on putting in a huge garden.... I would like to can some veggies...make my own tomato sauce and make lots and lots of pickles....but i am just a beginner and am not sure what...
  12. Homesteading and gardening
    I just picked up my very first organic basil plant. My challenge now is to keep it alive and healthy!
  13. Homesteading and gardening
    August 2009 How a Potato Plant Grows Potato growing test box was opened today. The pictures literally speak for themselves. Clearly there is no advantage in carrying out excessive hilling when growing potatoes. The purpose of hlling is to insure the tubers are covered. For comparison one...
  14. Homesteading and gardening
    I am regretting not starting my garden earlier. I do have 2 tomato plants that are barely producing,a few bean plants, squash and spinach growing..not sure if I planted them to late to get anything off them this year. :( IS there anyway to plant seeds now and still have time to harvest? Thanks
  15. Question and Answer
    I planted a container garden for the first time. My husband does a big garden, but I wanted some different plants then he has in his. He looked at my tomato plant and said, "He's never seen anything like that before" The question is this; The bottom of my grape tomato plant is clearly in...
  16. Freebies
    AgriMarks is offering a free sample of their weather resistant, clear plastic plant markers for empty seed packets. This offer is available to US residents only. master
  17. Homesteading and gardening
    I have a small patio and should have room for about a dozen plants. I plan on using some pots and then some of those upside down pots (that I will make from scratch). I don't get direct sunlight at any point during the day and its fairly damp. I am going to try a couple of tomato plants in...
  18. Homesteading and gardening
    i have a few houseplants... and "visitors". since i brought the plants inside (due to cold weather), i've had a small problem with gnats. now i've been watering the plants only once a week and i've added dish soap (as a natural way to prevent the new born from flying & will die & become...
  19. Homesteading and gardening
    Can I put water in the bottom of the trays with the plants sitting on a rack or do I need to put the water in containers?
  20. Freebies
    AgriMarks™ Plant Markers are rugged, weather-resistant, clear plastic holders for empty seed packets.
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