When should I plant my seeds? First and Last Frost Date Chart

Grow, Harvest, and Cure GARLIC - The Fall Crop

Grow, Harvest, and Cure GARLIC - The Fall Crop

Planting garlic is very similar to planting Spring Flowering bulbs, such as tulips.  Timing is probably the most important step to successful garlic growing.  You plant in the Fall hoping to get roots to establish but not too early to produce top growth until Spring...
Nicole Fleming
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Popcorn grown in a backyard garden

Grow Popcorn from Seed and Harvesting Tips

Grow your own healthy snack that everyone will enjoy!

Homegrown popcorn is fresher, tastier, and more fun than store-bought brands. 
Popped in Coconut Oil sprinkled in Sea Salt - Once you have tried it you will never go back!
Nicole Fleming
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Grow Ginger and Turmeric in Marginal Zones

Grow Ginger and Turmeric in Marginal Zones

(Zones outside of 9-11)

A whole piece of ginger is called a “hand” and has several “fingers”. 

So if you don’t live in a zone 9-11 you will need to Pre-Sprout.  Pre-Sprouting is done ...

Nicole Fleming
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When should I plant my seeds?   First and Last Frost Date Chart

When should I plant my seeds? First and Last Frost Date Chart

When should I plant my seeds or transplant my seeds outdoors is a common question I hear often.  A simple answer is - it will be determined by your first or last frost date.

So what exactly is a frost date?

Nicole Fleming
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