Want to bloom your own bounty? Here are four things to do to get your garden ready
Not much can beat a ripe, juicy tomato picked fresh from the vine, or a crisp cucumber that packs a nutritious crunch. Homegrown veggies are delicious, nutritious and cost-effective.
Yet as Calgarians also know, there’s a small window in which to grow their bounty.
That’s why those with a green thumb like to plan out their seasonal gardens – from determining the garden’s design to, of course, choosing the variety of crops – to make the most out of the planting and growing season.
If this is your first crack at planting and you’re not sure how to get started, don’t be intimidated, said Chelsie Anderson, owner and operator of Chelsie Squared Gardening. (more…)