Fruit

Growing fruit provides so many benefits for the entire family!

One thing I’ve heard gardeners say continually – if they could go back in time and do something differently, they would start fruit trees sooner!

Some fruit plants and trees grow quickly and some takes years to bear fruit. Some are annuals and others come back every year.

Read all about growing your own fruit here!

How to Propagate Blackberries: Multiply Blackberry Brambles
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How to Propagate Blackberries: Multiply Blackberry Brambles

Growing fruit in the backyard always leaves us wanting more! I only have two small blackberry plants and this winter the animals practically decimated them. I’ve decided to learn how to propagate blackberries so I can restore our brambles to production quality once again. My mom has kindly offered for us to dig up a…

Cantaloupe Companion Plants – What to Grow with Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)
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Cantaloupe Companion Plants – What to Grow with Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)

If you’re wondering where to grow cantaloupe in the garden, you aren’t alone. I was looking for the best cantaloupe companion plants so I can plot out my fruit and veggie gardens this year. Since I needed to know what to grow with cantaloupe, I thought you might want to get some ideas, too. This…

Watermelon Companion Plants – What to Plant and NOT Plant Nearby
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Watermelon Companion Plants – What to Plant and NOT Plant Nearby

If you’ve ever tried growing watermelon, you’ve likely noticed it takes up quite a bit of space in the garden! I sure did, so I got to thinking about watermelon companion plants so I could maximize my growing space. I’m happy to share my favorite combinations of what to plant near watermelon and what to…