August is quickly giving way to September, and here on the coast, the rains have come again. The summer crops have been harvested and put up for the winter, and now the time has come to plan for the fall garden.
Is there any wrong variety of heirloom tomato to grow in your garden?
I learned about growing and cooking the perfect bean last summer.
Old-fashioned gardens were sprawling collections of flowers, vines, and herbs that grew large and in abundance. Imagine such a welcoming space in your own garden.
Here’s how you know whether your soil is ready to be worked, plus some tips to garden through any season.
These tricks and resources can help you keep your heirloom crops from cross-pollinating.
One reader wonders how rare chestnut trees can really be since so many are alive and thriving.
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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