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Posts tagged season extending

Getting the Most of a Short Growing Season in Oregon

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When it comes to gardening, we find that the best teachers are other gardeners, such as Barbara Black, who lives in Oregon’s high desert. We’re amazed to see such and abundant and varied harvest in Barbara’s garden. Although our mailing address is Burns, OR, we actually live 45-minutes from Burns, in an area made up […]

Jennifer’s Journal: The Garden Harvest Begins

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July 29 This week I have been planting fall garden beds. The timing is about right, here in Zone 5, for putting in beets, carrots, turnips, snap peas and cold-tolerant greens, such as kale, chard and Winter Density romaine lettuce. I’ve planted everything with our Super Hoops in place to hold our All-Purpose Garden Fabric, […]

Fill Vegetable Garden Gaps with Bush Beans

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Looking for a crop to fill gaps in your vegetable garden? Consider bush beans, which thrive in warm weather and grow quickly from seed. You might even be able to find bean seeds on sale at your local garden center. Good air circulation around the plants helps keep fungal problems in check, so avoid crowding […]

New Cold Frame Yields Early Harvests

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Back in late April, I planted seeds in a 4′ x 4′ Elevated Grow Shelter. In mid-June, it’s just bursting with life. I love all the different textures and shades of green in such a compact space. Using seeds shared by co-worker Leslie Ward, I planted many early season crops, including Red Cardinal spinach, Wildfire […]

New Season-Extending Tools

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Eager to get back to the garden? Here are several new products to help you get started earlier. See everything we have in the Season-Extending department. Compact Patio Grow House Help indoor-grown seedlings and houseplants acclimate to outdoor conditions. With more than 8 square feet of growing space, this grow house provides plenty of room […]

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