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English lavender 'Edgerton Blue'

Smell the lavender?

October 31, 2018

Find the right lavender, says Penny Woodward, to use for its calming and relaxing effects.

Pickeral rush in pond

Create an edible pond

October 18, 2018

Setting up a pond with edible plants will provide water for wildlife and help cool your garden in summer.

Young cherries

Cherry tree thoughts

October 14, 2018

Penny Woodward discusses four things you need to know for successful cherry production.

Corn Seedlings

What to plant in October

October 2, 2018

Looking for something productive to do this weekend? Check out Justin Russell's October plantings.

Aphids on broccoli

Pesky aphids

September 27, 2018

Spring is aphid season says Penny Woodward. Here's how to control them.

Elephant garlic

The elephant of garlics

September 17, 2018

It's much too late to plant garlic, explains Penny Woodward, but the perfect time for Elephant garlic.

Beeswax lip balm

How to make beeswax lip balm

September 13, 2018

Even if you can't keep your own bees, you can make your own beeswax lip balm. Here's how...

Heirloom bean graphic

Which bean is that?

September 13, 2018

Want to know which heirloom bean is which? We reveal all here!

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