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5 Tips for Growing Mushrooms In A Bag

With different opportunities available, gardening does not have to stop once the cold comes knocking! One such gardening opportunity in the wintertime is growing mushrooms in bags, although this can take place throughout the year as well. Mushrooms are known to have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and anti-cancer effects. Their full of vitamins B and D, phosphorous, …

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10 Signs Your Plants Are Too Cold

Young adult woman hand showing dry black currant leaves. Weather change effect. Damaged bush. Garden problem. Closeup.

This is the season for snowflakes, mittens, and jingle bells, but don’t forget your plants in between. Temperatures are dropping, and a new set of plant care concerns come with that cold weather. Plants are just as susceptible to extreme weather conditions as humans are. Scorching summers and freezing winters can damage plant life, making …

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How To Care For Your Succulents During Winter

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Succulents have become increasingly popular as understated home decor since they are incredibly low-maintenance. They can store water in their leaves, stems, and roots, giving them a fleshy appearance. However, they still require the occasional upkeep, which can change from season to season. The following guide is all about taking care of your succulents during …

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9 DIY Cold Frame Ideas To Keep You Growing

Growing in a Cold Frame

A cold frame is a handy gardening accessory that’s also an alternative to a greenhouse. Mainly, these frames are boxes that lie flat on the ground with a glazed, sloping, and transparent lid. They are convenient if you have limited space or are looking for a cost-effective alternative to a greenhouse. Below you’ll see some …

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