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13 Trees You Should Never Plant In Your Yard

13 Trees You Should Never Plant In Your Yard For most people, the end of summer and approach of autumn means cooler temperatures, harvest time for crops, and of course, the vibrant colors of changing leaves. For those looking to grow trees or shrubs, however, the approaching fall means it is almost the perfect time …

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What To Plant Now For Your Fall Garden

What To Plant Now For Your Fall Garden So if you are lucky right now, you are tucking into loads of homegrown salad vegetables, potatoes, beans and squashes. Fall doesn’t have to be a time in your garden when your bountiful summer crops simply start to slow down. In fact, in most areas of the country, …

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Vegetables to Plant in September, Sorted By Region

Vegetables to Plant in September, Sorted By Region  The success of growing your vegetables can depend on various factors – including which monthly to plant or when to sow your seeds. If you are unsure of when to sow, or what you can sow each month, then look no further than this comprehensive breakdown of when to plant vegetables. This list …

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How To Make Homemade Plant Food

How To Make Homemade Plant Food Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. Your plants need food — nitrogen, phosphorous, potassium — to grow healthy and strong. But they don’t know the difference …

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10 Perennial Foods: Plant Once and Enjoy Forever!

10 Perennial Foods: Plant Once and Enjoy Forever! Maybe you have a thriving garden but just want to add more so that you can reduce trips to the grocery store. Maybe you are curious to test your green thumb. Perhaps you just need a few trusty ingredients on hand at all times! There are so …

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How Much Should You Plant In Your Garden To Provide a Year’s Worth of Food

How Much Should You Plant In Your Garden To Provide a Year’s Worth of Food Not long ago, people had to think about how much to grow for the year. They had to plan ahead, save seeds, plant enough for their family, preserve enough. It was not just a hobby for them. It didn’t take up a 4 foot by …

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