Fig blog post

How to Grow Figs and When to Plant Fig Trees in Your Backyard Fruit Tree Orchard!

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These easy to grow trees are a great addition to your warmer climate garden (typically zones 8+, but some varieties can survive zones 6+). If you live in a cooler climate, fig trees also maintain well in containers for an indoor/outdoor tree! This blog post talks about how you can grow your own figs with our free From Seed to Spoon Mobile App.

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February Giveaway! – We’re Giving Away Smart Pots, a Burpee Gift Card, and a Seeding Square – Enter to Win!

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We’re running a contest and giving away a backyard vegetable garden prize pack valued at $100 this month! Thank you to Smart Pots, Burpee, and Seeding Square for sponsoring this month’s giveaway!

One lucky winner will receive a Smart Pots Big Bag Bed Jr, a 20 gallon Smart Pot, a $25 gift card from Burpee, and a Seeding Square!

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February: What We’re Planting & Growing in Our Urban Oklahoma Backyard Vegetable Garden

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Although February can usher in some of our coldest temperatures of the year, it’s also the beginning of the planting season for many different foods! It’s also a great time to start planning your garden for the year and ordering seeds. Our free iOS, Android, & Web app makes growing food simple and I’m going to talk about some of the things you can start planting in February in Oklahoma.

Kiwi blog post

How to Grow & When to Plant Kiwi in Your Backyard Garden!

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Kiwi vines will not only produce amazing tasting fruit, but will provide a beautiful foliage for your garden! These are hardy vines that will take up a lot of room as they vine up extremely tall! You will need to ensure that you have at least 1 male kiwi plant in order to pollinate others and get kiwi fruit. These vines can be a perennial if you live in a mild climate. How to Grow: […]