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Archive for March, 2013


   Mar 31

Your Questions About Gardening

Mandy asks… Has anyone ever heard of a plastic gnomes statue that changes colors with the season ? I bought a garden gnomes statue at a garage sale. The lady said that it was from Germany and that its face changes with every season. It will change colors 4 times a year ? If anyone [...]

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   Mar 30

Your Questions About Gardening

Richard asks… Best product/method for lining a gravel driveway? I have a gravel driveway, want to keep it, but not the ridiculous amount of weeds that proliferate. I’ve seen products of varying composition that you can lay on the ground to suppress weeds, but don’t know which one might work. I’d like to rake the [...]

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   Mar 29

Your Questions About Gardening

Chris asks… How do I make a large clay sculpture? I want to make a lifesize sculpture of my dog that I can have a concrete mould made from for a garden statue. Can someone tell me what materials I should use? Like, what kind of clay, what should I use for the bulk of [...]

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   Mar 28

Your Questions About Gardening

Helen asks… What are the easiest things to grow indoors? Say from your own experience from growing things indoors. I would like to know because I would like to grow indoors during the winter plus I live in an apartment. Fruits, Vegetables, and Herbs anything simple that don’t need extremely huge pots. Thanks! GardenersCardiff answers: [...]

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   Mar 27

Your Questions About Gardening

Maria asks… What to bake as a gift for garden party hosts? I will be attending a garden party at the end of the month, and my partner and I were thinking it would be nice if we gifted the hosts something like a cake or quiche that we could bake. Any tips or ideas? [...]

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   Mar 26

Your Questions About Gardening

Mandy asks… What can I get my sisterinlaw for christmas? Here’s the deal. She’s about 4’4. She always wears thrift store clothing. Doesn’t use a pocketbook. She probably wouldn’t wear any jewelry unless my brother bought it for her. The only thing I am considering getting her is bath stuff cause they have a big [...]

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   Mar 25

Your Questions About Gardening

Ken asks… Does growing and hunting your own food really save money on your grocery bill? GardenersCardiff answers: Growing food absolutely saves money if you know how to do it. It usually takes a couple growing seasons to get to that point, but once you master the skill it is very well worth it. You [...]

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   Mar 24

Your Questions About Gardening

David asks… what kind of gardening crafts do you recommend? I’m wanting to do some gardening crafts this spring and the only thing i can think of to do is some stepping stones (i know how to do these). I don’t have a lot of money to spend, but i’m wanting cute,easy and cheap ideas [...]

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   Mar 23

Your Questions About Gardening

Nancy asks… How to build a greenhouse? I would like to build a wooden greenhouse this autumn/winter. We have space for a lean-to against the fence (about 6′ x 4′). I will use for over wintering tender plants and sowing seeds in the spring. We have electricity in the garden so can heat it. Are [...]

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   Mar 22

Your Questions About Gardening

Michael asks… Do you grow your own fruits & vegetables? GardenersCardiff answers: Yes here where I live out in the country we have a large piece of land that we grow our fruits and veggies on……Lets see if I can name them all….veggies – carrots, potatoes, peas, corn, beets, lettuce, cabbage, onions, turnips, celery, and [...]

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