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10  Deer-Resistant Vegetables and Herbs

10 Deer-Resistant Vegetables and Herbs

When I think of deer-resistant vegetables, it’s usually a cartoon that comes to mind. I can picture little veggies with shields and swords trying to ward off a herd of  
Garden-to-Glass Cocktails

Garden-to-Glass Cocktails

There was no small push by our team to delve into the wild world of "garden-to-glass" cocktails. Can you blame them? After all, fennel-infused cocktails are all the rage now, so  
How to Turn Anyone Into a Fennel Lover

How to Turn Anyone Into a Fennel Lover

Ask people you know about fennel, and many will say "Isn't that just a seed?" or "Doesn't fennel have a strong smell and taste like licorice?"—for many, fennel looks funny,  
How to Stop Invasive Herbs from Spreading

How to Stop Invasive Herbs from Spreading

Invasive herbs? I know that's not how I usually think of invasive species. When I think of invasive species, it's usually things like boa constrictors in the Everglades, carp in  
What is Eating My Cilantro Leaves?

What is Eating My Cilantro Leaves?

If you love good guacamole, you probably already know who is eating your cilantro - everybody! Cilantro is thought to be one of the first herbs enjoyed by humans, going  
Planting Cilantro in the Ground

Planting Cilantro in the Ground

Cilantro plants need six to eight hours of sunshine in order to thrive. Cilantro is more heat sensitive than many other herbs, so it’s a good idea to plant it  
Planting Apple Trees in the Ground

Planting Apple Trees in the Ground

Apples need lots of sunshine in order to thrive; six to eight hours a day. They also need well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0 to 7.0. You want your