How to Grow Potatoes In a Bucket – The Ultimate Guide!

How to Grow Potatoes In a Bucket – The Ultimate Guide!

Growing your potatoes is a satisfying and rewarding experience. But many gardeners detest the tremendous ground space needed for cultivating a potato crop. But could growing potatoes in a container be the space-saving solution you are looking for? Let’s examine…

Why Is My Lettuce Bitter? Here Are 4 Likely Reasons!

Why Is My Lettuce Bitter? Here Are 4 Likely Reasons!

After months of tenderly caring for your homegrown lettuce, the time for harvest has finally come. Anticipating a wonderful mouthful of crisp, delicious lettuce, you’re dismayed to find your lettuce tasting bitter. How frustrating! Why is my lettuce bitter?! Bitterness in…

Broccoli Turning Purple? Blame It On Anthocyanin

Broccoli Turning Purple? Blame It On Anthocyanin

If you notice your broccoli turning purple, don’t panic! This is common during colder weather, especially when the soil is deficient in nutrients like phosphorus or nitrogen. The purple color is caused by a release of anthocyanin, a pigment that…

Help! Why Are My Cucumbers Prickly? [Hint: It’s Normal!]

Help! Why Are My Cucumbers Prickly? [Hint: It’s Normal!]

When you’re used to the smooth-skinned cucumbers from the grocery store, you may be wondering why your cucumbers are prickly when you grow them yourself. Don’t worry – it’s very common, and normal, for cucumbers to develop prickly skin. It…