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Spring Bulbs and Garlic

Spring bulbs are among the first plants to flower. Alliums, daffodils, tulips, and snowdrops are common spring bulbs in Zone 3. There are many varieties

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The Hot Weather Vegetables

While we may complain about the heat, the hot weather vegetables love it. Beans, corn, cucumbers, peppers, tomatoes, squash, and pumpkin are hot weather plants.

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Herbs are the friend of the physician and the pride of cooks. – Charlemagne  Herbs are used to flavour food, promote health, discourage bad insects

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The Brassica Family

Diogenes, a famous Greek philosopher, chose a life of poverty, living on the streets of Athens.  One night as he was eating his supper of

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