Bell Peppers Not Germinating? 6 Tips to Sprout Them

Bell Pepper Plant - Bell Pepper Seeds Not Germinating

When bell pepper seeds don’t sprout, it can be frustrating and disappointing. It takes care, time, and the proper conditions for bell pepper seeds to germinate (also known as capsicums). So in this post, I’ll go over what all those conditions are, and give you some tips to get your bell pepper seeds to sprout … Read more

Why Is My Rhubarb Thin? (And How To Fix It)

Why is My Rhubarb Thin and How to Fix it

Rhubarb is known for its delicious stalks, while the leaves of the plant are inedible. So of course, you’re going to what thick, juicy rhubarb stalks. But what do you do when your rhubarb stalks are thin? Luckily, this issue can be fixed. In this post, I’ll look at why your rhubarb might be thin, … Read more

Globe Artichoke Vs. Jerusalem Artichoke: What’s the Difference?

Globe Artichoke Verses Jerusalem Artichoke

While both Globe Artichokes and Jerusalem Artichokes have the word “artichoke” in their name, they are actually wildly different plants. They may have similar culinary uses, but the way they grow and look is very different. So what is the difference between the Globe Artichoke and Jerusalem Artichoke? And how are they similar? Let’s take … Read more

Why Are My Beets So Small? Answered!

Why Are My Beets So Small

Beets are a delicious root vegetable, whether pickled, cooked whole or chopped up. While the leaves of beets can be eaten, what you really want are those delicious roots. So if your beets are small and aren’t growing very big, you’ll want to know why. Luckily, most of the time when beets are small, the … Read more

Eating Sweet Potato Leaves with Recipe Ideas

Eating Sweet Potato Leaves with Recipe Ideas

So you’ve managed to grow a crop of sweet potatoes and you’re looking at the long, leafy expanse of vines covering your garden and wondering if the sweet potato leaves are edible? The good news is you can eat sweet potato leaves. Read on to learn why you should add this veggie to your next … Read more

Why Is My Eggplant Dying? Causes and Solutions

Why Is My Eggplant Dying

Eggplants are a delicious vegetable garden addition, often prized for their versatility in cooking. But eggplants can also be sensitive and can run into growing problems and fail to thrive. So if you’re wondering why your eggplant is dying, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, I’ll explain potential reasons why your eggplants … Read more

Spots on Arugula? Causes and Solutions

Spots on Arugula Causes and Solutions

Arugula is one of my favorite plants to grow in the garden. Its crisp, delicious green leaves are a great addition to salads, sandwiches, and pesto sauces. But it can also be difficult to grow, and you can run into problems like spots on arugula leaves. Here are some of the most common causes of … Read more

Does Rhubarb Die After Flowering? Answered!

Rhubarb in Flower- Does Rhubarb Die After Flowering

Rhubarb is a delicious garden plant, and who doesn’t love a good rhubarb and strawberry pie? So if you’re growing rhubarb, and you notice it starting to flower, you might be wondering; does rhubarb die after flowering? In this post, I’ll answer that question, as well as other common questions related to rhubarb flowering. Read … Read more

Are Carrots a Fruit or a Vegetable? Answered!

Are Carrots a Fruit or a Vegetable

Carrots are one of these ambiguous veggies and they might have you wondering, are carrots a fruit or a vegetable? Let’s take a look. The definitive answer is carrots are a vegetable. As the root of the plant, carrots are botanically a root vegetable. So let’s find out what classifies carrots as a vegetable, how we … Read more

Why Is My Rhubarb Dying? Causes and Solutions

Dying Rhubarb Plant - Why is my Rhubarb Dying

If your rhubarb plants are dying, you’re going to want to figure out why as soon as you can, so you can fix the issue. Luckily, most things that cause rhubarb to die can be fixed with simple, at-home methods. In this post, I’ll talk about the most common causes of rhubarb plants dying, and … Read more