“Start with herbs” – why is this sage advice for all budding gardeners?
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“Start with herbs.” That’s the advice of almost every gardener you will meet about where to begin your growing adventures. But why is growing herbs considered a good beginner’s goal? They don’t mind drying out so much: Herbs thrive in the kind of well-drained soil found in more arid regions, and hence tolerate water stress […]
Designing your indoor drip-irrigation system
I spend a lot of time day-dreaming about projects I want to do, when I should probably just be doing them. That’s not to say that day-dreaming is bad, because without it I would never have come up with this idea of a way to get your morning caffeine fix, and line your tummy with […]
Everyone loves freshly harvested, home-grown salad, and there is no doubt that being able to harvest & eat living food gives your health a boost. In the window garden your plants get plenty of nourishing sunlight most days of the year, but how can we make sure they get enough of that vital water as […]