Red & Blue Grow Lights: 5 Tips to Get You Started

I have had several inquiries recently about my use of grow lights for starting seeds inside, so I thought I would share my advice here for all of you to reference as well. There are several benefits to starting seeds inside in early spring. Not only does it extend the length of your growing season by 2-3 months, but it also gives you more control … Continue reading Red & Blue Grow Lights: 5 Tips to Get You Started

Garden Planning: The Method To My Madness

It’s that time of year. Seed catalogs are arriving weekly, if not daily, and you’re getting the itch to start seed shopping. Wait a hot second! Before you start filling your cart it may be helpful to do some planning. Spacing is very important for a fruitful garden and you don’t want to buy significantly more seeds than you have the soil for. I’ll take … Continue reading Garden Planning: The Method To My Madness

A Green Thumb’s Wishlist

T’is the season!!! I’m sure you have a green thumb or two on that list you’ve made (and checked at least twice) that you’ll need gift ideas for. In an effort to help both my fellow shoppers and my gardening comrades, I’ve put together a list of items that are, or have been, on my wish list. Galvanized trough style raised bed planter – Gardner’s … Continue reading A Green Thumb’s Wishlist