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  • Matrix Planting: A Guide

    Source: Fix.com Blog Learn how to create a beautiful, self-sustaining, eco-friendly garden with less work and more appeal by learning about Matrix Planting. "Much in the way a dense field of wildflowers flourishes without human [...]

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    Growing Delicious Tomatoes

        With so many tomato varieties and uses in the kitchen, it's no wonder tomatoes are one of our most popular vegetables! We receive a lot of customer requests for additional tips and tricks on sowing and growing the best [...]

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    Caring For Your Indoor Gardenia

    Gardenias are a favorite flower most memorable for their mesmerizing fragrance. Although they are typically grown in areas where the winters are warm, gardenias are also quite capable of living in a pot and being transported indoors [...]

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    Planting an Indoor Herb Garden

    Drive those winter blues away by bringing more green into your life! Herbs not only offer a verdant splash of color in the winter months, they also enhance the flavor of your favorite comfort foods. At St. Matthews Feed & Seed we [...]

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    Tips for Potting Amaryllis Bulbs

    The large bright blooms and impressive stature of the amaryllis makes it the perfect indoor flowering plant for the darkest, coldest months of the year. A large healthy amaryllis bulb should produce from two to four stems, and each stem[...]

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    3 Steps to Composting Success

    1.Layer upon layer of "stuff." A compost pile is like a sandwich-every layer has a purpose, but the layers work best together. The first layer in your compost pile should be about 6 inches of dry, brown materials like leaves, corn stalks, [...]

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    Tips for Great Garlic

    Garlic has been a home remedy for hundreds of years, is a natural insect repellent in the garden, and is one of the most widely used flavors in cooking; it is also fairly simple to grow. There are three main varieties of garlic: Hardneck, [...]

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