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Understanding Seedless Watermelon Seeds & Plants
Fruit | Seasonal | Seed Starting

Understanding Seedless Watermelon Seeds & Plants

Ah, delicious, juicy watermelon—without seeds! I’ve always wondered where seedless watermelons come from and how you get seedless watermelon seeds in the first place. Turns out it’s a fairly complicated scientific process for the amateur gardener. Still, I’m super interested so I decided to dig into it a bit. So many questions come to mind…

Fabric Grow Bags – My Experience Growing a Garden in Felt Bags
Featured | For Gardeners | Gardening | Seasonal

Fabric Grow Bags – My Experience Growing a Garden in Felt Bags

During the earliest days of the pandemic, I threw myself into seed starting to offset some stress. Since we have awful rocky clay soil here, I invested in a bunch of fabric grow bags. We found lots of different sizes to accommodate what we wanted to grow! After some research, I had mapped out how…

Volunteer Plants – Nature’s Surprises in the Garden
Gardening | Seasonal | Seed Starting

Volunteer Plants – Nature’s Surprises in the Garden

The garden’s always full of surprises! Volunteer plants, those that you didn’t plant yourself, are one of the best garden surprises. It’s so exciting to find a new plant growing when and where you least expect it. Volunteers randomly show up in the garden without warning. They may pop up in your flower bed or…