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When Is The Best Time to Pick Apples?

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Apples are a highly popular fruit for several reasons. With so many different varieties available and the ability to store some for months after harvest, there are apples available year-round for your snacking and baking needs. They’re also highly versatile, adding flavor to pies, pastries, sauces and salads. But when is the best time to …

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11 Ways to Germinate and Sprout Seeds Faster

Every year when it’s planting season, I find myself rushed to get those seeds going. Sometimes, it’s because I’m a little late to get things planted, other times, I’m just impatient and want those flowers now! So, I’ve wondered, how to germinate seeds quickly? After a bit of research and experimentation, I’ve found these 11 …

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The Best Seed Starter Kits to Kickstart Your Garden

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Gardening is a tricky thing. It’s not just about dropping a seed into soil, watering it, and watching it grow—it also takes planning, tools, and dedication. One of the trickiest things about gardening is timing, and bad timing only leads to wasted seeds. To lessen the risk, germination seed kits have become a saving grace …

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63 of the Best Vertical Gardening Ideas: #27 is Gorgeous!

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If you love gardening but don’t have space, you can easily scale down a garden that could fit in your own kitchen. Vertical gardening is a great way to incorporate fresh herbs you can easily produce include in the kitchen. You won’t have to worry about traditional gardening tasks that include pest control, taking care …

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11 Mega Reasons Why Hydrogen Peroxide For Plants Is A Must

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Is your garden looking less than perfect? Have your plants got mold growth and fungus? As a gardener, it is really frustrating to see these problems cropping up in your backyard. And it is even more frustrating when store-bought chemicals or even natural home remedies fail to help. But there is another way. Using this …

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