"Bush beans grow as a bush and take up more space than pole beans. They will produce more at one time. They take less care (watering, weeding, staking). They are good if you want to preserve your beans. I almost planted bush beans but I tried pole…"
I am a true believer of using natural fertilizers and insecticides. I have grown a successful garden by using natural products and companion plants except for my lettuce that I grow in bins. Any successful hints on how to grow romaine in bins without using the nitrogen pumped miracle grow? Water amounts? Sun?
"Hi Kim, I am new to the site I am your neighbor in West Bloomfield. The lower leaves on peppers and tomatoes may turn yellow - close to the gound you can just clip the small leaves. I am assuming your plants are not that large yet due to the time of…"
"Thank you Clare :)
Believe it or not, it's just organics.
Early Spring: Corn gluten (This is a pre-emergent weed control)
Early Summer: Alfalfa pellets, also used as small animal food (Slow-release Nitrogen)
"Lorraine, this is the first year we've planted tulips in a long time. We gave up on them many years ago because the squirrels would always dig up and eat the bulbs and if any did manage to grow, the deer would eat them. We got around those two…"