Gardening is more...
Follow
Find
1.3K views | +0 today
Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt
Tips, articles and help with gardens and gardening
Curated by Vivaldi
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Thorny problems: lawn care - Telegraph

Thorny problems: lawn care  - Telegraph | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Helen Yemm gets her lawn in order.(Thorny problems: lawn care http://t.co/wQAwVNZE...)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Benefits of Red Beans

Benefits of Red Beans | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Red beans are fibrous.  This soluble fiber fights the risks of having high cholesterol in the body.  Aside from being fibrous, they are packed with magnesium, iron, potassium and vitamin B3.  All... (There are so many health benefits from red beans.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

How Much to Plant Per Person in the Vegetable Garden

How Much to Plant Per Person in the Vegetable Garden | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
It's time to plan the vegetable garden, but how much should you plant per person? Here are some guidelines for how much to plant, but remember that they're just guidelines. How much to plant depends on a number of factors.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Growing Trench Celery - Grow Your Own for Show

Growing Trench Celery - Grow Your Own for Show | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Of all the 20 point vegetables celery is a tricky one to grow to perfection.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Foods to prevent cancer - Vegetables with cancer-fighting abilities

Foods to prevent cancer - Vegetables with cancer-fighting abilities | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Did you know there are foods to prevent cancer? Scientists have identified numerous vegetables that can slow or stop the growth of tumors and are associated with a lower risk for developing cancer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

A snowdrop masterclass / RHS Gardening

A snowdrop masterclass / RHS Gardening | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
A snowdrop masterclass / RHS Gardening http://t.co/Pa7SYUwj via @The_RHS...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Container Garden with Ease and Tips for Gardeners with Arthritis / Container Gardening | Fiskars

Container Garden with Ease and Tips for Gardeners with Arthritis / Container Gardening | Fiskars | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Author: Fern RichardsonGardening when you have arthritis in your hands, knees, or back can be a real pain. Literally! But it doesn’t have to be. With a little forethought, gardening can be an enjoy...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

75 Things You Can Compost, But Thought You Couldn't - Planet Green

75 Things You Can Compost, But Thought You Couldn't - Planet Green | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
The basics of composting are simple. Most people know they can compost fruit and vegetable peels, leaves, and grass clippings. But what about that tea bag you used this morning? Or the fur that collects in the brush when you...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Earth Plants Are Friendly | House and Garden Magazine

Earth Plants Are Friendly | House and Garden Magazine | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
We are all perhaps familiar with the stress and difficulty that comes from attempting propagation of our beloved perennial plants using cuttings or division, (Earth Plants Are Friendly: We have been all maybe informed with the highlight as good as...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Butterfly Gardening | sdeezys.com

Butterfly Gardening | sdeezys.com | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
What is butterfly gardening? Simply put butterfly gardening is the art of growing flowers and plants that will attract these colorful and dainty creatures to your garden. Delight your family and visitors with beautiful butterflies, but ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Home

Home | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Welcome to River Cottage Gardening where you will find a gardening article for December as well as a host of articles about gardens, flowers, vegetables and plants.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

The Veg-Edible Guide - Allotments - Raised Bed Gardening

The Veg-Edible Guide - Allotments - Raised Bed Gardening | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
More Raised Bed Gardening in 2012...http://t.co/ro851wa5...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Growing Potatoes-Vegetable Gardening For Beginners

Growing Potatoes-Vegetable Gardening For Beginners | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
 
Potatoes are one of those staples that everyone should have in their pantry. The potato is a great source of the nutrients and vitamins that we all need. In fact, it seems that the Irish survived by...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Home Vegetable Gardening: Growing Great Carrots

Home Vegetable Gardening: Growing Great Carrots LSN: .sIY http://t.co/SY13DhXK...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Plants Use Body Clocks to Prepare for Battle

Plants Use Body Clocks to Prepare for Battle | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
[HTML1]

By Olivia Solon, Wired UK

Biologists at Rice University have discovered that while plants might look fairly inactive in the da...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Vegetables and Fruits: Get Plenty Every Day

Vegetables and Fruits: Get Plenty Every Day | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Table of contents

Introduction
Vegetables, Fruits, and Chronic Disease

Cardiovascular Disease


Blood Pressure


Cancer


Gastrointestinal... (Vegetables and Fruits: Get Plenty Every Day - What Should I Eat?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

What You Can Compost: Things You Have Around Your Home

What You Can Compost: Things You Have Around Your Home | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
RT @CanarsieBK via @ConnectedRoots Only compost dryer lint/fluff from biodegradable eg cotton or wool clothes though...http://t.co/GoAJHUCJ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Grow a Patio Vegetable Garden with 14 Crops in 2 Square Feet – The Garden Stick

Grow a Patio Vegetable Garden with 14 Crops in 2 Square Feet – The Garden Stick | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
RT @gardenerfrankie: Grow a Patio Vegetable Garden with 14 Crops in 2 Square Feet – The Garden Stick http://t.co/tApzEGR9...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Sage in the garden - Tasty Herbalist

Sage in the garden - Tasty Herbalist | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
(An old picture from the summer becuause there has been constant rain here for the last week) There are many times I laugh at my ridiculousness.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Helen Yemm's Thorny problems - Telegraph

Helen Yemm's Thorny problems  - Telegraph | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Helen Yemm answers your gardening questions.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Winter-flowering plants: 10 of the best

Winter-flowering plants: 10 of the best | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Add a bright splash of colour to gloomy January gardens with Jane Perrone's pick of the 10 best winter-flowering plants (Winter-flowering plants: 10 of the best: Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn' A vigorous shrub featuring sugar pink flo...)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Eight Easy Steps to a Wonderful Winter Garden

Eight Easy Steps to a Wonderful Winter Garden | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
It may be the dead of winter, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a lovely garden too.  Now is the perfect time to consider how you can make your winter garden more attractive.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

Hungry plant traps worms underground : Nature News & Comment

Hungry plant traps worms underground : Nature News & Comment | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Latest science news and analysis from the world's leading research journal (Slaughter in secret: carnivore plants hunt worms underground http://t.co/Arl5hIqa #science...)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

10 Oldest Trees in the World | Environmental Graffiti

10 Oldest Trees in the World | Environmental Graffiti | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Proving that life for us mere humans truly is short in comparison, we look at the 10 oldest trees on earth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Vivaldi
Scoop.it!

18 of Nature’s Most Powerful Medicinal Plants | WebEcoist

18 of Nature’s Most Powerful Medicinal Plants | WebEcoist | Gardening is more than Digging the Dirt | Scoop.it
Here are surprisingly common herbs, flowers, berries and plants that are anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, repel insects, antiseptic, expectorant, antibacterial, and pain relieving. (RT @zombieresponse: FYI, good info to know!
more...
No comment yet.