How Many Cucumber Seeds Per Hole + Seed Germination Tips

How Many Cucumber Seeds Per Hole + Seed Germination Tips

How many cucumber seeds should you plant per hole? Well, some gardeners say to add two cucumber seeds in every hole just in case one doesn’t sprout. Other gardeners say to add more than two cucumber seeds per hole. Others say you only…

How Deep Should a Raised Garden Be?

How Deep Should a Raised Garden Be?

It can be challenging to decide how deep your raised garden beds should be, as many factors go into determining the best size. You should consider the plants you want to grow, how far you want to bend down to…

Top 9 Best Fruit Trees for Zone 4 Gardens

Top 9 Best Fruit Trees for Zone 4 Gardens

Hey there, zone 4 warriors! You didn’t pick the easiest climate for a fruit tree garden but don’t despair – I have 9 of the best zone 4 fruit trees for you. Not only are they extremely cold-hardy, but they’re…

Why Are My Cucumbers White and Are They Safe to Eat?

Why Are My Cucumbers White and Are They Safe to Eat?

If you’re new to growing cucumbers, it can be a big worry when they don’t turn out as expected! You may be wondering: Why are my cucumbers white and are they still OK to eat? As with all homegrown vegetables,…

How to Pick the Perfect Ears of Corn From Your Garden

How to Pick the Perfect Ears of Corn From Your Garden

Picking ears of corn, whether in one’s garden or at the supermarket, can be more challenging than picking other vegetables or fruits. It’s easy to tell if bananas are ripe because of how they look and feel in one’s hands….

The 12 Easiest and Healthiest Vegetables to Grow in Your Garden

The 12 Easiest and Healthiest Vegetables to Grow in Your Garden

Are homegrown veggies more nutritious? Yes! It comes down to one main reason: The second a vegetable is picked, the nutrient content begins to decrease. Commercially-grown vegetables can spend several weeks in shipping while they travel thousands of miles from…