How To Ripen Green Tomatoes In The Fall

How To Ripen Green Tomatoes In The Fall
There are always green tomatoes left on the vine in the fall. Deciding when to either pick the tomatoes green or let them get hit by frost, is a tough call. And then there’s the problem of how to get them to ripen. Most tomatoes need temperatures above 60 degrees F. to finish ripening and... 
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6 Dressing Substances To Fertilize Your Plants

6 Dressing Substances To Fertilize Your Plants
Every plant needs some special care to grow better, so we can use some fertilizers to keep them growing and blooming. What are the necessary fertilizers? Nitrogen is responsible for activating photosynthesis and promoting the growth of leaves. Don’t be excessive as it can cause less blooming and fruiting. Phosphorus is important for the process... 
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DIY Garden Trellis On A Budget From Leftover Materials

DIY Garden Trellis On A Budget From Leftover Materials
If you are growing pole beans, pickles, cucumbers, and peas in your garden, they are all much happier on trellises, so you need a couple. Prepare tree branches (1″-2″ thick, over 5′ tall, preferably with some branches coming off for horizontal support), twine and/or garden trellis net and/or zip ties, leftover wooden stakes and garden... 
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31 Beautiful Yet Practical Vegetable Garden Designs

31 Beautiful Yet Practical Vegetable Garden Designs
Our dream kitchen garden is practical, prolific, and beautiful. Here are some that we love—all working gardens, but pretty enough for leisure time, too. Smartly and beautifully organized raised garden beds, trellises, stylish greenhouses – everything here isn’t only super functional but also looks very neat. Even garden beds can look sculptural, if you add... 
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