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Succulents – Living Sculpture

Succulents are easy to grow plants that require little maintenance. Lean (low in nutrients) well draining soil, bright light and minimal water are their basic requirements. There are hundreds of varieties ranging in size, color, texture and shape to meet… Continue Reading Succulents – Living Sculpture

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Easy Peasy Project – Mint Garden

Mint is an herb that has been grown for thousands of years for its medicinal properties, as a soothing tea and as a flavoring for many foods. It roots quickly in water and is easy to grow when planted in… Continue Reading Easy Peasy Project – Mint Garden

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Easy Basil Herb Garden – How to Start

How to Start Your Garden Start by purchasing hydroponically grown herbs from your favorite grocery store. We will start with Basil, but could also use Mint of any type. Purchase one pack or container of hydroponic (grown in water with… Continue Reading Easy Basil Herb Garden – How to Start

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Brighten the Dark Days of Winter

Download free beautiful and educational catalogs from our favorite on-line nurseries, Plant Delights and Joy Creek. Find rare and unusual plants and all the information needed for successfully growing them in your garden. Disclaimer:  accessiblegardens.org is not connected to the… Continue Reading Brighten the Dark Days of Winter

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Pullit DIY

 How to make your Pullit Every body needs help in the garden now and then. Here is an easy to make and use helper for all kinds of chores.  Here are instructions to turn a plastic sled into a device… Continue Reading Pullit DIY

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