Sawflies blog post

How to Manage Sawflies Organically in Your Backyard Garden!

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The sawfly larvae can be quite a nuisance for fruit trees and bushes. The flies (which look similar to wasps, but don’t sting) are hardly seen, but lay their eggs in the late spring in the leaves of trees. The larvae will then emerge in the summer looking similar to slugs. These can cause serious damage at this stage and take down an entire tree if left unchecked! Treatments Include: Adult sawflies can lay dormant […]

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.

This update adds 350 Burpee products to shop from like greenhouses, grow lights, and other growing supplies to our From Seed to Spoon mobile app that makes gardening & growing food simple! We’re also excited to announce we’ve negotiated a 10% discount for all of our users! Simply use the code STS2019 when checking out to receive 10% off your entire order!

February 1, 2019 Update – 350 New Burpee Products, New Plants & Videos in Our From Seed to Spoon Garden Planning Growing Guides Mobile App!

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This update adds 350 Burpee products to shop from like greenhouses, grow lights, and other growing supplies to our From Seed to Spoon mobile app that makes gardening & growing food simple! We’re also excited to announce we’ve negotiated a 10% discount for all of our users! Simply use the code STS2019 when checking out to receive 10% off your entire order! We also added fig and fennel to the app and more plants will […]