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Urban Gardening is growing vegetables, fruits, and other food items in urban environments. Considering the era that we are living in, growing our own food can be an excellent solution for various reasons, be it personal or business use. Not all people have the blessing of a green thumb, and even for those who have that luxury, there can be different burdens limiting their desire for a green garden. But, nothing is impossible if you…

Gardeners can select from many types of lettuces that are easy to grow, highly productive in a small space, and virtually disease and pest free. Lettuce is one of the more “care-free” crops. There are a few key principles though that should always be kept in mind. What Need for Lettuce Gardening? For good lettuce production, it’s wise to select a place where the soil drains well, yet retains some moisture. The soil should be…

Sowing seeds or plants? Numerous vegetables can be directly seeded where they are to grow, including lettuce, beans, carrots, beets, chard, spinach, peas and squash. But it’s better to start with small plants rather than seeds for crops that take longer to mature. Purchase transplants for tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and melons (or start your own indoors 6 to 8 weeks before planting them outside). Besides, if you wish to boost up the season, consider a…

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