Migratory birds are welcome helpers in the garden, but they, along with other food chain members, are constant mortality reminders for the gardener.
Long after spring hardneck garlic scape season, garlic chives form another scape, delighting professional chefs and home cooks with a delicious culinary treat. Mild garlic flavor shines in Potato and Garlic Chive Scape Soup. Celebrate summer's end by making this comforting recipe.
Every region has beautiful flowers that favor the local environment. While the traditional cottage garden may be out of the question, with a little research, you can create your own flower-filled haven for butterflies and hummingbirds.
Weeding is not necessarily a favored garden chore, but a little perspective can make it a bit more palatable.
Find new ways to make the most of your garden bounty when you're sick of eating it yourself.
You've sketched your garden layout on graph paper and seed-saved and nurtured your seedlings and waited patiently for the frost-free date. This will be the year your garden takes off. And then Mother Nature says, "Oh, really? Watch this."
What cool weather crops are good for extending the fall garden into the colder months, or starting up the spring garden after a long winter?
Does growing cilantro leave you frustrated? Doug Oster has some helpful advice to get the plant going in your garden.
Delight your taste buds, mind and eyes with beautiful photos and inspirational techniques on everything you need to know to grow, preserve and cook your own heirloom fruits and vegetables. You won’t want to miss the stories about plants passed down from generation to generation.
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