Category Archives for "How-Tos"

How to Deal With Transplant Shock

Let’s talk about one of the more frustrating parts of propagating and transplanting: the dreaded transplant shock.The name makes it sound worse than it actually is, but transplant shock is still something to watch out for whenever you are moving your plants from one container to another. After the move, it’s common for growth to […]

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Hydroponics for Kids: Build a 2 Liter Bottle Garden

I was chatting with Charlotte, a subscriber on the Epic Gardening YouTube channel and she had a REALLY good idea: ​Actually, it would be kinda cool if you had a page on the site for kids….. school projects and such for hydroponics.I homeschool 5 kids, and this would be a pretty cool science project. How […]

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How to Grow Hydroponic Onions

The Grand Hydroponic Onions Experiment **Update** I’m in the middle of another hydroponic onion experiment as of 2/18/2013, and should have an updated post for you soon.  If you don’t want to miss out on that post, subscribe to my newsletter in the sidebar! I’ve been interested in growing root crops hydroponically, but never taken […]

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Hydroponic Herb Garden Guide

Build an Indoor Hydroponic Herb GardenI’m willing to bet that you love using fresh herbs in the meals you prepare for yourself and your family. Herbs are a fantastic way to add flavor and zest to any dish imaginable…but there’s a problem. Most of the time, we settle for dried herbs for a couple of […]

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