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Rooting in Water

Rooting in Water

I can take a cutting and put it in water where it will root and then I can plant it. It will be interesting to see if supermarket herbs will…

Vegetable Soup and Stock

Vegetable Soup and Stock

Put lettuce stumps in water to watch them grow. You can do this with almost all of your vegetables. Use them for vegetable soup and stock. Greetings fellow gardeners,  …

Bumblebees and Seeds

Bumblebees and Seeds

I never realized how much I did not know about bumblebees. And, this week I started going through the seeds that I collected and chose several that I want to…

Building a Seed Growing Light Stand

Building a Seed Growing Light Stand

You can construct a seed growing light stand or modify an inexpensive shelving unit. You will need to take into account a few factors: there should be no cool breezes…