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Small space container gardening recipes that are easy to make and taste great.

Fruit Mint Salad
Dressing Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup orange juice concentrate, defrosted
  • 1 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 1/2 tbsp sugar
  • 1/2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp grated orange peel
  • Whisk together, cover and chill for one hour


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Container Gardening in the Shade

How to Create a Successful Shade Garden

Perhaps when you were landscaping your yard you wanted to create a lot of shade to offset hot summer days. Now that your trees are mature and providing that much-needed shade, you might not know what your options are for planting flowers or a vegetable garden in the shade. Is container gardening in the shade an option for vegetables? Can a flower garden grow in the shade? The answer to both of these questions is yes. A container garden, whether planted with flowers or vegetables, can be successful in the shade if you take some time to learn what to plant and what containers to use. (more…)

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Container Gardening

Have a Small Space? Grow a Garden with These Container Garden Ideas!

If you are limited by space, location or back/knee pain, then you’re probably looking for some creative container garden ideas. Consider growing vegetables and flowers in containers on your patio, balcony, rooftop or in a window, as each will provide an excellent space for productive mini gardens. Diseased plants, pests and poor soil conditions are easily overcome when you garden in a container. (more…)

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