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QUESTION: Tomato Problem....

QUESTION: Tomato Problem....

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My tomato plants have curling leaves. What is wrong, and what can I do about it?   This is a perplexing problem and I am not sure what the issue is.  Any advice would be appreciated. I started  my tomatoes from seed this year.   I have a few...

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My Favorite Salad Green--Whatever You Want to Call It:             Arugula or Rocket

My Favorite Salad Green--Whatever You Want to Call It: Arugula or Rocket

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Rocket (Eruca vesicaria subsp. sativa) is an ancient plant, cultivated or gathered from the wild in most Mediterranean countries; over the past decade it has become popular in North America. Its several names in Italian indicate how widespread it is on the peninsula: arugula, ruchetta, rucola; in French it is known as roquette.

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How Do You Choose Which Tomato Varieties to Grow?

How Do You Choose Which Tomato Varieties to Grow?

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So many heirloom tomatoes; so little space.

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Grow a Cold Soup Garden

Grow a Cold Soup Garden

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A chilly bowl of cold soup is the perfect way to beat the summer heat. Just about any sturdy vegetable can be turned into a refreshing meal on a sizzling hot day.

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A Visit to the Green Farmacy Garden

A Visit to the Green Farmacy Garden

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Dr. Jim Duke's Green Farmacy Garden is an outdoor learning classroom filled with herbs, flowers, vegetables--all of which help to keep us healthy.

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A Passion for Cooking with Peppers

A Passion for Cooking with Peppers

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Every kitchen garden needs several different kinds of peppers to use in summer-time recipes. Here are five varieties to add a little spice to your cooking life.

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Join us at Tomatomania!

Join us at Tomatomania!

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Come see Fine Gardening's Danielle Sherry and Fine Cooking's Sarah Breckenridge at White Flower Farm this Friday.

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Homegrown / Homemade: Carrots

Homegrown / Homemade: Carrots

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Do your carrots look like twisted aliens? Danielle (the gardener) shows Sarah (the cook) how to grow plump, straight, and pest-free carrots just right for fresh recipes.

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Organic Fertilizer Sources for the Garden

Organic Fertilizer Sources for the Garden

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Here's a list of some organic fertilizers that you may want to have on hand.

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All About Tomatoes

All About Tomatoes

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Tomatoes are the favorite food crop of America's home gardeners. If you need information on selecting tomato varieties or on growing, pruning, trellising, and trellising your plants, and protecting them from pests, you've come to the right place. We've got tomato recipes, too.

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The Tomato Dilemma: What kinds should I plant?

The Tomato Dilemma: What kinds should I plant?

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If you're just starting out as a vegetable gardner, the countless tomato types available is overwhelming. How do you know what to plant? What's right for your garden space? What's right for your...

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What Does NPK Mean?

What Does NPK Mean?

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Here's the short answer.

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Paying Your Gardening Skills Forward

Paying Your Gardening Skills Forward

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A heartwarming gardening story you don't hear everyday.

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Controlling Weeds Organically

Controlling Weeds Organically

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While I've heard it's an effective method, I've also heard that it won't kill the weed's roots. For me, that's a deal breaker. The reason why I haven't given this mixture a shot is that I don't see the point if I can't be sure that I've snuffed them out entirely. But then I'm lazy like that.

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Enough Pumpkin for 1000 pies

Enough Pumpkin for 1000 pies

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Growers from coast to coast are spending every gardening minute tending their crops of 'Cucurbita maxima' in an effort to grow a pumpkin that weighs over 1700 pounds.

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Another Harbinger of Spring: The Merry Mints!

Another Harbinger of Spring: The Merry Mints!

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Mints come in such a profusion of varieties--and all tend to crossbreed with each other--leading to much confusion among both the marketers and buyers of mints; even herbal experts do not always describe the same species in the same way. To make sure that you are buying plants that are closest to the true species, buy them from a trusted herb grower.

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The 30-Mile Gardening Rule

The 30-Mile Gardening Rule

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Landscape designer, horticulturist and author Maureen Gilmer encourages gardeners to embrace their inner tightwad in her new book, “The Small Budget Gardener: All the Dirt on Saving Money in Your Garden.” Gardeners should pretend they live 30 miles from town so they’ll carefully think about their gardening needs before buying.

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Plant a Row for the Hungry by Growing Extra Vegetables

Plant a Row for the Hungry by Growing Extra Vegetables

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I rarely put on my serious voice here at Vegetable Gardener, but this is really, super-duper important.

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Writing from the Road, Spring 2010

Writing from the Road, Spring 2010

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Once again, it is springtime for this roving gardener. I have been on the road teaching other folks about garden-related topics; which means that I haven’t had a lot of time at home working in my own garden (or writing for that matter). Click on the pix to enlarge them and read the photo captions.

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Sweet Bay (Laurus Nobilis): The Herb of Frankenstein

Sweet Bay (Laurus Nobilis): The Herb of Frankenstein

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Truth be told I would still describe its attitude as mild-mannered. But in a baby Godzilla sort of way.

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