"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…"
"I hear you, Lynda, regarding getting out in the garden whenever you can. Sorry to hear you are dealing with some health issues but it looks like you don't let that get in the way of creating beauty in your garden."
"Charlotte, I do feel blessed that my husband shares my passion for gardening. Your harsh climate in Oklahoma does make it especially challenging for you, but I'm guessing it also makes gardening even more rewarding when your efforts pay off."
"Well, you are lucky that your husband enjoys gardening with you. My husband keeps telling me that I'm never finished and he's right; I will continue to add beds because I enjoy lush landscapes. Living in Oklahoma is tough…"