Planning a garden? Here are my 50 favorite tips and ideas from across the web.
- Make a tiered back door herb garden with The Vintage Wren (above).
- Tips for growing basil from Tipnut.
- Make a one-pot indoor herb garden with Apartment Therapy.
- Givers Log has 13 tips for planting an herb garden.
- Learn a better way to grow cilantro from Sunset Magazine.
- The Vegetable Gardener shares advice for Cut-And-Come-Again Lettuce (above).
- Tons of tips for Growing the Best Green Beans.
- Organic Gardening shares 7 Ways to Plant Potatoes.
- Urban Farmer makes potato towers.
- Grow cucumbers with Your Gardening Info.
- Tips for the best green pepper yield from the Baltimore Sun.
- “Recycle” your green onion end and grow a crop of your own.
- Grow tomatoes indoors with the help of Mother Earth News.
- Grow your own celery with Garden Ally.
- Tips for growing your own lettuce indoors.
- Grow carrots in a container with the Vegetable Garden Guide.
- Trick for big tomato plants from Love Apple Farms.
- Seed Starting Transplanting and Troubleshooting Tomatoes with Common Sense Home.
- Urban Garden Casual grows her tomatoes upside-down in 5 gallon buckets.
- Grow carrots in a 2L soda bottle.
- Garden Advice tells us how to grow zucchini.
- The Daily Green shares 8 perennial vegetables anyone can grow.
- Grow your lettuce in a hanging basket with Rainyside. Love this!
- Sherry’s Greenhouse shares 13 Tips For Healthy Seedlings.
- Seed Starting Made Simple with Organic Gardening.
- DIY Heat Mat for Seed Starting from Vegetable Gardener.
- Make your own seed pots out of newspaper.
- Garden Therapy creates seed pots out of toilet paper rolls.
Pest & Weed Control:
- Simple Organic shows companion planting and pest control plants.
- A Garden For The House uses vinegar as an effective herbicide.
- 35 pest & disease remedies from Fine Gardening.
- TLC shares 15 homemade organic gardening sprays that work.
- The Art of Food encourages us to start small with home gardening.
- Create a garden journal with Sunset Magazine.
- Free garden planning tool from Gardeners Supply.
- Plant a compact veggie garden with tips from Boys Life.
- This Old House has a step by step article for making the ultimate garden.
- Martha Stewart has a list of 13 easy to grow veggies.
- Vegetable Garden Plans aplenty from Better Homes & Gardens.
- Learn how to build a no-dig vegetable garden.
- Keeper of the Home shares 7 Gardening Lessons From a Novice.
- Blackberry growing with USA Gardens.
- Grow blueberries in a pot with Tipnut.
- Grow your own ginger with Learn2Grow.
- Tips for successful window boxes and pots from Make It Do.
- Measured by the Heart shares a few tips for bigger better veggies.
- Build a compost pile with organic gardening.
- Learn how to plant garlic with The Art of Doing Stuff.
- Build a Perfect Raised Garden Bed with Sunset Magazine.
- Backyard Garden Tutorial from Earth Easy.