Growing Cucumbers Vertically

Growing Cucumbers Vertically

I have just recently started growing cucumbers vertically.  For many years I grew my cucumbers by the old traditional method.  Make a hill and plant a few seeds and let them grow out from the hill.  This worked and I got plenty of cucumbers.  However, I discovered...
5 Vegetable Gardening Tips For The Urban Gardener

5 Vegetable Gardening Tips For The Urban Gardener

5 Vegetable Gardening Tips For Beginners Many people are starting their own gardens to grow vegetables that are healthier and tastier than what they can get at the grocery store.  Growing your own can be fun as well as be a money saving activity.  It can be healthy by...
Lasagna Gardening – What It Is and How To Get Started

Lasagna Gardening – What It Is and How To Get Started

What is Lasagna Gardening? A trend in urban gardening today is lasagna gardening.  Lasagna gardening makes new soil by layering materials as when making lasagna to cook.  Layering yard wastes and kitchen scraps instead of tomato sauce and cheese.  As...
Organic Gardening – What it is & How To Get Started

Organic Gardening – What it is & How To Get Started

What is Organic Gardening? Some first time urban gardeners might wonder why they should bother with organic gardening.  They wonder if it even makes any difference in the long run.  Before that question can be answered a person must first understand what organic...