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Planting Peas
Harvest

Easy “Pea-sy” Pea Planting

Peas are one of the first crops you can plant in the spring. They like cool weather. As soon as the soil is workable (meaning, the soil is not frozen and not soaking wet) you can plant. Depending on where you live, that means you can plant peas sometime between mid-February to the end of May.

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Snake Plant
Indoor

Jaz’s Five (Actually) Undemanding Houseplants

I’ve compiled a list of five plants that are *actually* the most undemanding houseplants. I would even go so far as to say you could stick these in a room and turn off the light for a couple of weeks and although it would be mad at you and develop some trust issues but it wouldn’t be dead.

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Borage
Bloom

Flowers: Colorful Powerhouses

Planting flowers is now a must in my garden for all the reasons above and beyond. That being said, vegetables can be high-maintenance (and we all know I like low-maintenance plants!) so what I look for in a flower is that it is easy to grow and take care of. Here’s a selection of my favourite easy-to-grow and low-maintenance flowers to add to your veggie garden now.

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Andy's House Plant Rescue
Indoor

What’s Up with my Peace Lily?

A popular houseplant, peace lilies are generally easy to grow, low-maintenance and can tolerate low-light conditions but if you suspect your peace lily isn’t thriving, you’ve come to the right place.

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Harvest

Growing Carrots in Containers

Maybe you’ve read that carrots are a challenging crop to grow? Maybe you’ve tried in the past only to have grown a wee little thing that might somewhat resemble a carrot. I’m here to urge you to try again BUT in a container!

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