How to Direct Sow Seeds Outdoors at the Proper Depth

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Are you direct sowing seeds into your garden this season? Planting your seeds at the proper depth is critical for strong and healthy plants. In this article, gardening expert and former organic farmer Logan Hailey shares exactly how deep you need to plant your seeds when direct sowing into the ground.

How to Bottom Water Seed Starts in 5 Easy Steps

Bottom Watered Seeds in Garden

Bottom watering your seedling trays is a wonderful thing, and yet many people struggle with it! But there’s a way to make it work every single time, and it’s a specific combination of the right trays, the right growing medium, and the right watering regimen. With just a few simple tips, you can get from … Read more

4 Ways to Grow Vertical Gardens in Small Spaces

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If you are struggling with a lack of space, growing a vertical garden can be a great way to solve that problem. While it can seem intimidating, it’s actually not too complex if you follow the right steps. In this article, gardening expert Melissa Strauss walks through each step you’ll need to take for a successful vertical garden in a tight space.

13 Plants to Avoid Planting With Tomatoes This Season

plants to avoid planting with tomatoes

Are you planning on companion planting your tomatoes this season, but aren’t sure which plants to avoid? There are several plants that can compete with tomatoes for nutrients or attract unwelcome diseases into your garden. In this article, gardening expert Melissa Strauss shares the plants you should avoid growing near your tomatoes this season.