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How to Make Calendula Cream and Oil + Benefits!

By Jane Seeley with GardensAll Calendula (Calendula officinalis), is a flower with many benefits and from a very worthy family of plants. Related to—and sometimes confused...

Pumpkin on a Stick Ornamental Eggplant (Yes… Eggplant!)

Is it a pumpkin? Is it a tomato...? No! It's actually an eggplant! Seeds arrived in the mail from GardensAll Facebook community member, Kathlyn Pykosz...

Cucamelon – the Cutest Little Exotic Vegetable

Cucamelons are also known as: Mexican Sour Gherkin Mouse Melon Mexican Cucumber Sandita (Central American name, meaning little watermelon) Well, here it is summer and...

Sambucus Canadensis and Sambucus Nigra – the Edible Elderberries

The elderberry Sambucus canadensis and sambucus nigra, are important plants, with highly nutritious berries and flowers great for boosting the immune system and so much more. The...

Garden Harvest Basket and Colander

A Handy Produce Basket Summer means daily harvesting of garden goodies. There are many different kinds of receptacles to use for gathering fresh produce. From...

Rooting Hormone for Plant Propagation

What are Rooting Hormones? Rooting hormones are not essential to plant propagation, but definitely helpful and can significantly increase chances of successfully rooting cuttings. Rooting hormones...

Blueberry Fertilizer and 3 Easy Steps to Healthier Bushes

If Your Blueberries are Struggling... A couple years ago, our blueberry production was way off. The 40 plants at the upper level looked to be...

Suncatcher Bird Repellent from Old CDs and DVDs

Sun Catchers, Wind Chimes, and Wind Spinners for Bird Chasers Here are some crafty garden ideas for what to do with used CDs. And more than artsy,...

Can You Freeze Cucumbers?

Frozen Cucumbers? Yes! Okay, so you CAN freeze cucumbers. We got this first idea below by Julia Martens Fornay on HGTV.((http://www.hgtv.com/outdoors/gardens/garden-to-table/can-you-freeze-cucumbers)) Their main theme was to...

Home Freeze Dryer – Preserving Food for Long Term Storage

Lyophilization That's what it's called when you freeze dry something. When it comes to food, it's the ultimate food preservation and storage option. The ultimate food preservation...