Pear blog post

Grow Your Own Pears!

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Pears are incredible both by themselves and also in our favorite juices! Our kids will just eat an entire pear like an apple! There are many varieties of peaches and they have different temperaments for your climate. How to Grow: It is best to plant fruit trees after your last spring frost. You can also plant 8 weeks before your first fall frost. You can see specific dates for your location using our FREE iOS, […]

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December, 2018 App Update – New Features, Plants, and Pests!

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This update adds one of our most frequently requested features: view plants that are typically attacked by each pest! We also added several new plants and critters, and will be bringing you more over the next few updates. Email us at info@seedtospoon.net or contact us on social media to let us know what you’d like to see added! 🐛 View Which Plants Are Affected by Each Pest ⭐ Add Plants to Favorites From the Plant Detail Page […]

Peaches blog post

Grow Your Own Peaches!

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Peaches taste incredible, especially when you grow them yourself! There are many varieties of peaches and they have different temperaments for your climate. The best zones to grow peach trees in are USDA Zones 5-8. How to Grow: It is best to plant fruit trees after your last spring frost. You can also plant 8 weeks before your first fall frost. You can see specific dates for your location using our FREE iOS, Android, and […]

How to Relieve Anxiety & Depression blog post

How to Help Relieve Anxiety & Depression in the Garden

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In this video Dale speaks about why we started growing food and his path towards what ultimately led him to gardening. He speaks about his battle with panic attacks, anxiety, and depression and how following 7 simple steps has helped him combat this. Learn more & download our app @ www.seedtospoon.net The Depression Cure book that Dale references that helped him on his path through anxiety and depression: https://amzn.to/2PM5Tj2 Dale’s favorite Michael Pollan books that […]

Growing Zucchini in Fall blog post

Grow Zucchini in the Fall!

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Dale met with Ozzy from Smart Pots and discussed fall planting with smart pots. In this video, they discuss planting and growing zucchini vertically with a trellis and battling squash bugs. Check out Smart Pots: https://amzn.to/2PGJcQs See the full video talking about fall crops in smart pots: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kOdIdsUeG_k&t=15s Learn more & download our app @ www.seedtospoon.net  

Mustard Greens blog post

How to Grow Mustard Greens

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If you like mustard, you’ll love mustard greens! It’s also one of the most beneficial things you can add to your diet to prevent cancer. They’ll thrive in cool weather and add a flavorful, spicy kick to your diet. How to Grow: You can plant mustard greens in both the spring and the fall! You can plant directly outdoors 2-4 weeks before your last spring frost and 6-8 weeks before your first fall frost. You […]

Lavender blog post

How to Grow Lavender

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Lavender is a beautiful bush that can be planted either in a raised bed or around your beds as a shrub. Its distinctive aroma is very pleasing and will attract all sorts of pollinators to your garden! It’s a wonderful companion plant for repelling slugs/snails, moths (such as cabbage moths), and deer as well.   How to Grow: You can start seeds or cuttings indoors 6-12 weeks before the last spring frost and place them […]