Tag Archives: Renee’s Garden

Filling My Salad Bowl

Earlier this week, I had my first vegetable harvest—some lovely leaves from my three lettuce-bowl gardens, dressed with a ranch-style dressing spiced up with snips of chives and parsley from the yard. I love the taste of home-grown leaf lettuce, … Continue reading

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Seed Ordering Season

Last year I discovered some inner truths about growing vegetables. My tomatoes grow better in the sites of former compost piles than they do in containers, and that has everything to do with my watering habits rather than soil. I … Continue reading

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Garden Trends 2012

At this time of year, there’s plenty of discussion about what’s hot, what’s new and which trends will influence gardening this year. Some of the trends are fun, if superficial. Expect to see even more hot orange flowers now that … Continue reading

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