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The Pros and Cons of Vertical Gardening

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If you’re considering delving into the realm of vertical gardening, you might have a few questions, especially what are the pros and cons of vertical gardening? When I first started this practice, I didn’t do the research and just dove in – planting and growing. Unfortunately, I’ve lost several plants along the way because I didn’t realize …

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How to Start a Vertical Garden Indoors and Out

Vertical gardens are a great way to save space while still growing a decent number of edible plants. You can create them in a wide range of styles, designs, and looks and a host of different plant types. I enjoy a combination of several for both my indoor and outdoor gardening spaces. If you’re not …

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23 DIY Fairy Garden Ideas for Your Backyard

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A few years ago, I moved into a new neighborhood in Chicago, where I saw a gorgeous fairy garden for the first time. I’d heard of them before, but when I saw this beautiful one with glowing colored ball lights, tiny fairy houses, and gorgeous plants of many varieties, I fell in love. And I …

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What Is the Ideal Temperature and Humidity for a Grow Tent

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If you’re considering buying a grow tent, or you have already bought one but you’re wondering what temperature and humidity it should have inside, this article will be very useful. Understanding these two things is crucial if you want your plants to grow properly in indoor areas. However, if you’re looking for something smaller to …

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Everything You Need To Know About Growing Plants Under Lights

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Growing plants under lights indoors are something you might have heard about but haven’t attempted. Many people believe growing plants under lights is a costly and complicated business but the truth is anyone with even a little gardening know-how can set up lights for growing plants indoors. It might be that the climate you live …

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Grow Your Own Cilantro from Seeds or Cuttings With This Easy Guide

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There’s nothing like fresh herbs to make your recipes pop, and even if you don’t cook, herbs are a fragrant addition to your garden. Cilantro (also known as coriander or Chinese parsley) is hardy, easy to grow, and may promote healthy skin and reduce inflammation, among other health benefits, when ingested. It can grow from …

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