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Preparing Your Garden for Winter ❀

PREPARING YOUR GARDEN FOR WINTER

OVERWINTERING PLANTS & OTHER FALL GARDENING TASKS

See our list of fall chores to prepare your garden for winter—and ensure a beautiful and vibrant spring! We’ve covered vegetables, herbs, berries, perennials, roses, trees, and shrubs. ✿

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HOW TO OVERWINTER YOUR PLANTS AND GARDEN

 


Best Tips for Starting Seeds Indoors :) Grow Your Own!

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Starting Seeds Indoors ~ Earlier fruits and flowers, plus endless variety.

Starting seeds indoors will give you earlier vegetables and flowers, and your cultivar choices will be endless. The process of germination may seem complex, but the act of seed planting is reassuringly simple. Just take it step-by-step, and you’ll soon be presiding over a healthy crop of seedlings.

http://www.organicgardening.com/learn-and-grow/starting-seeds-indoors

Here are tips from The Old Farmer’s Almanac on how to start your seeds indoors.
http://www.almanac.com/content/starting-seeds-indoors


 

Best Tips for Starting Seeds Indoors

Save money on vegetable seedlings and grow superior varieties of vegetables by starting seeds indoors.

Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/starting-seeds-indoors-zm0z12djzsor.aspx#ixzz3PfKp2qTL

 

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Long Cold Winter …

few pics of my frozen world 🙂 enjoy!

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Turn your Porch into a Garden

This is what i plan on doing this winter as project, converting my porch into solarium for all seasons and growing year round.

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71 Breezy Porches and Patios Here

How to Make a Greenhouse on a Screen Porch ~ By Michelle Powell-Smith, eHow Contributor

Turn your screened porch into a greenhouse for the winter. You can opt for a year-round permanent greenhouse or a temporary one to use in the winter, depending upon how you normally use your screen porch. Your greenhouse can let you start seeds while there is still snow on the ground, winter over delicate plants and continue your gardening through the winter months.

How to Build a Patio Greenhouse ~ By Cheryl Munson, eHow Contributor

Many homes have gardens — but not every home has a greenhouse. A gardener makes a clear and obvious statement about just how seriously they take gardening and caring for their plantings when they install a greenhouse. It doesn’t take a major investment to have a greenhouse. You can build a “mini” greenhouse to protect your plants through all sorts of weather, and protect your wallet from having to repurchase plants after a frost, drought or rainstorm.

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What to grow in a greenhouse in winter

With the right growing techniques, an unheated greenhouse can be a productive, pollution-free garden asset all through the year.

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How To Build An Indoor Container Garden

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Winter Container Garden Ideas : Fall & Winter Flowers