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Archive for January, 2014


   Jan 21

Your Questions About Gardening

Sharon asks… Why is it illegal to grow your own tobacco? Is it because the gov’t is, oh so concerned about our health, or is it to make sure the Big Tobaccy has no competition? Just goes to show that, once again, Americans are free-er [sic] than Canadians, because it is illegal to grow it [...]

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   Jan 20

Your Questions About Gardening

Nancy asks… What brand of potting soil should I use for vegetables? What brand of potting soil should I use for my container garden in So Cal? I understand that the different vegetables will require different fertilizers but what is a good and preferably inexpensive basic soil to use? Any other container gardening tips are [...]

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   Jan 19

Your Questions About Gardening

Mary asks… How to grow your own vegetables and herbs? I would like to grow my own vegetables and herbs in my back yard. I have the perfect amount of sun light it gets back there it would be perfect for location. I have hesitated doing this only because I worry if it is safe [...]

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   Jan 18

Your Questions About Gardening

Donald asks… Christmas present for a garden lover? What would be a good Christmas present for a person who loves to garden, but has all the gardening tools that exist? GardenersCardiff answers: A gift card, an amaryllis bulb, a really rare plant for the special garden lover, a plant encyclopedia, cactus seeds, a seed propagator, [...]

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   Jan 17

Your Questions About Gardening

Mandy asks… How do I make tobacco for a pipe? How do I flavor it as well?? Hey everybody. I am planning on soon getting my first tobacco pipe. While I intend on purchasing my first tobacco for smoking, I plan on growing my own too. Can anyone tell me how to make tobacco for [...]

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   Jan 16

Your Questions About Gardening

Susan asks… When is the best time to start an herb garden? I want to start an herb garden and don’t know where to begin. Where is the best place to get the starts, when is the best time to start it and should it be indoors or outside? GardenersCardiff answers: Most garden centers will [...]

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   Jan 15

Your Questions About Gardening

Michael asks… What Green Coffee Bean Extract should I use or actually works? This is what I get from most sites….”Oz said he would not endorse any one product because he didn’t want his name associated with it, but people should look for green coffee beans extract with at least 45 percent chlorogenic acid and [...]

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   Jan 14

Your Questions About Gardening

Daniel asks… How do I grow a wall garden? saw it in a recent garden magazine….i would like to grow chicks and hens in particular! GardenersCardiff answers: You have to get the half baskets and hang them on your wall where you’d like and plant the hen and chick, anlso rose moss make a nice [...]

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   Jan 13

Your Questions About Gardening

William asks… How will you weather the current economic depression? Hoarding canned goods? Growing you own food stuffs and canning? Hunting/Fishing? America is not prepared for a food shortage. People in the high rise apartments in the urban areas may well starve. The new currency will be growable land GardenersCardiff answers: I’m not doing anything [...]

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   Jan 12

Your Questions About Gardening

Maria asks… What do I need to start a outdoor fruit and vegetable garden? I’m trying to start a garden in my backyard, but I don’t know what I need to get it up and started. I went to home depot and I just ended up feeling like the guy was just trying to sell [...]

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