Transitioning from Greenhouse to Garden

Warmer weather has started to settle in here in the Mid-Atlantic and many ofmy vegetables and flowers that were sewn inside will need time to acclimate tothe elements before being transplanted into the garden. This process istypically referred to as "hardening" and I will admit, I strugglewith it. This year has been my most successful … Continue reading Transitioning from Greenhouse to Garden

Why should I grow potatoes and where do I start?

Poutine. Still need more convincing? Okay, okay...salt potatoes, french fries, home fries, mashed, baked, oven roasted, tots, hush puppies, the list of deliciousness goes on and on. Not to mention potatoes are low in fat and rich in potassium, magnesium, vitamins C and B6, iron and dietary fiber. Yes, please! I've also found that I … Continue reading Why should I grow potatoes and where do I start?