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Tomatoes Worth Growing: ‘Giallo a Grappoli’

Tomatoes Worth Growing: ‘Giallo a Grappoli’ | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
2011. It was the first year in my new garden, and with what initially felt like space to spare, I went wild, starting seed from every tomato that caught my fancy. I had heard about Italian long keeping tomatoes and was eager to try them.
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Guide to Growing Lettuce and Salad Greens

Guide to Growing Lettuce and Salad Greens | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Salad greens are one of the first crops that I start outdoors. It snowed today, but as soon as the soil is workable, I will be out there, seeds in hand, to get started.
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Turning it On Upside Down: Flask Vase and Light | Urban Gardens

Turning it On Upside Down: Flask Vase and Light | Urban Gardens | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Linking you to the freshest innovative and eco-friendly designs, trends, and ideas for the stylish urban garden.

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Crowdfunding for 100 Urban Gardens Across America

Crowdfunding for 100 Urban Gardens Across America | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Whole Kids, PACT and Indiegogo have joined forces to create an inspiring crowdfunding initiative: building 100 urban gardens across the United States.
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October Gardening: It’s Still Not Too Late To Start

October Gardening: It’s Still Not Too Late To Start | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
You might not have listened in the beginning of the summer…
…Or in September when I told you it’s not too late to start your garden.
It’s now October and guess what?
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Redefining Urban Gardens: Greening Roofs with Sod | EcoSalon ...

Redefining Urban Gardens: Greening Roofs with Sod | EcoSalon ... | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Interest in urban farming has generated creative uses of space, with many rooftops turning into skyscraping gardens. And another trend is filling in green building tops: sod roofs.
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Dont just go local, grow local! [Infographic]

Mother Nature News has a great infographic describing home gardening in the United States using data from the National Gardening Association.
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How to create a self-watering planter from scratch | Urban Gardens ...

How to create a self-watering planter from scratch | Urban Gardens ... | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
By Devon Johnson, Contributing Writer. Devon Johnson is a new contributing writer for Urban Gardens NYC. Devon grew up in Brooklyn in NYCHA's Marcy Development, and is one of our New York based writers.
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Making gardening gangsta in South Central L.A. | MNN - Mother ...

Making gardening gangsta in South Central L.A. | MNN - Mother ... | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Finley recently gave TEDTalk about the experience and how he's working to increase the number of urban gardens in South Central L.A. and turn the culture around so that gangsta in his neighborhood is associated with ...
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The Urban News » Tips to Start Composting for Your Garden

The Urban News » Tips to Start Composting for Your Garden | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Across the country people are embracing the concept of self-sufficiency and preparedness, “mini-farming” anywhere, from rooftop urban gardens to suburban backyards to larger land plots. Growing food is easier than ever, ...
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The Easiest Thing to Start Growing

The Easiest Thing to Start Growing | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
What is the simplest thing you can grow?
Which vegetable is pretty much failproof?
What is the one vegetable that is recommended for beginner’s to start with?
These are questions that I often get and the answer is pretty simple.
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3 Simple Ways to Use Mint From Your Garden

3 Simple Ways to Use Mint From Your Garden | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
Mint is a weed…
…that means it grows like crazy and should be kept in a container.
If you are growing mint, you likely have more that you know what to do with. You can easily harvest it to encourage more growth too.
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The Easiest Urban Garden? Gardenista

The Easiest Urban Garden? Gardenista | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
The Easiest Urban Garden? — "Gutter" is not the most beautiful word in the English language (nor does it have the happiest connotations: read "guttersnipe"). But when it com...
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Environmental Works of Heart | Urban Gardens | Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces | Urban Gardens

Environmental Works of Heart | Urban Gardens | Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces | Urban Gardens | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
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Floating ship crane converted into urban garden in Antwerp ...

Floating ship crane converted into urban garden in Antwerp ... | Sustainibility | Scoop.it
One of the city's newest green spaces is an experimental one -- built right on an old crane vessel.
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