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Gardening can be tricky, but if you have the basics under your belt, the sailing will get smoother. In this article, you’ll find out the best time to water your plants and prune your trees, why you should be stripping the lower leaves from your veggie plants, and one of the best plant foods there is (hint: it’s completely natural and comes from your garden!).
Whether you’re a new gardener or someone with a lot of experience, these 25 vegetable gardening tips will help you enjoy a bigger bounty and avoid some frustration. Learn when to harvest onions, how to keep the dirt off of your lettuce, a natural way to repel insects, how to encourage earthworms to make themselves at home, and much more.
If you are looking for tips that are not what you normally come across in articles, this is probably the article for you. Reader’s Digest has partnered with The Family Handyman to put together some expert gardening tips that will have beginners gardening well in no time. There are also links to Family Handyman articles for further information.
This piece is a mix of humorous and serious rules of gardening that all horticulturists and gardening wannabes should take into consideration. Most will allow you to grow better plants. Some will keep passersby safe from falling watermelons or keep you safe from climbing a tree with a chainsaw. Don’t say they didn’t warn you!