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So, you bought seedlings. Now what?

So, you bought seedlings. Now what?

This is the time of great excitement...when you start planting seeds or you buy seedlings from a local grower or nursery and you get them home and wonder what to do next.

If you purchased plants from me this year, Thank you! Here are a few posts that may help and a link to the descriptions of what you may have purchased this year.

I consolidated a few posts below that may help you get started and may help with issues you face throughout the season. Happy planting! I hope you have a wonderful season of gardening and enjoying your own home-grown food.

Tips for Getting Started

Transplanting Seedlings

Companion Planting

5 Steps to Tomato Gardening Success

Vegetable Plant Supports

Hand Pollinating Squash & Cucumbers

Tips for Dealing with Garden Problems

Tunnels in Leaves: Leaf miners

Natural Kitchen Remedies for the Garden

Getting Rid of Slugs Naturally

Battling Squirrels with Cayenne Pepper

What Causes Deformed Cucumbers?



Asparagus, Pea and Lemon Risotto

Asparagus, Pea and Lemon Risotto