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How To Grow Zucchini in Pots

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Zucchini is a popular vegetable for home gardeners because it’s easy to grow. With the proper care, you’ll see lengthy vines and plump, mouth-watering fruits. While it’s true that zucchini plants are large, you can grow them in containers. This is perfect if you’re short on space or want to continue growing your plants in …

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7 Tips For Planting A Fall Vegetable Garden

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Fall is a busy time for gardeners. There’s harvesting, clean up, and prep for next year, but what about planting a fall garden? It may seem daunting, and with winter fast approaching, you may be wondering if you even have time. You may be ready to pack away the trowels, but fall gardening can be …

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How To Prevent Powdery Mildew On Your Squash Plants

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Has your squash plant been covered in a layer of white powder lately? If so, you’re likely dealing with powdery mildew – a common fungal infection that can be tricky to treat. It’s important to know how powdery mildew affects squash plants, and what you can do to protect them. Keep reading to know how …

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How to Grow Green Onions

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Green onions are a delicious addition to any meal, whether you use them to garnish your favorite ramen dish or grill them on the BBQ. If you’ve been wondering how to add these flavorful tubular alliums to your garden, you’re in luck. The process is quite simple, whether you’d prefer to grow them indoors or …

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How and When to Harvest Onions

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Onions are a staple worldwide in many cuisines, home gardens, and kitchens. You can use them in various dishes, from soups and stews to salads and stir-fries. Given their popularity, it’s no surprise that onions are relatively easy to grow at home. Onions (Allium cepa) are a root vegetable native to central Asia. They prefer moist, well-drained soils …

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