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Video: How to Start a Vegetable Garden: Selecting a Site

Video: How to Start a Vegetable Garden: Selecting a Site

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So you're wondering how to start a vegetable or kitchen garden? Not to worry. This video series will get your first veggie venture off to a good start.

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Naturalized Waterfeatures

Naturalized Waterfeatures

This video shows the art and science of building naturalized water features.   Landscape Architect and media host, J. Gieo Pensoneault, shares the secrets for creating alpine water...

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Seasonal Food from a Monastery Garden

Seasonal Food from a Monastery Garden

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Simplicity reigns, whether it's tending the vegetables, cooking the meals, or preserving the harvest.

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How to Build a Kitchen Garden From Scratch

How to Build a Kitchen Garden From Scratch

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Formal design, lots of structures, and exuberant plantings add up to a lush, generous garden.

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A Mini-Farm in San Francisco

A Mini-Farm in San Francisco

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Faced with unplanned retirement, a gardener transforms a weed-choked backyard into a micro market garden that grows greens by the fistful.

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How to Start a Kitchen Garden

How to Start a Kitchen Garden

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Lucy Apthorp Leske designs a vegetable garden for her sister and her family, and explains what we all need to consider before deciding to start a garden of our own including size, location, and cost.

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Lessons from a Restaurant Garden

Lessons from a Restaurant Garden

Growing techniques that feed diners at Arrows will produce dinners for your family.

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Designing with Rhubarb

Designing with Rhubarb

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Rhubarb is a particularly striking vegetable to use in kitchen garden design.

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Old World Splendor, New World Style

Old World Splendor, New World Style

With a little imagination, grand gardens can inspire even the smallest plots. After visiting Rosemary Verey's famous kitchen garden at Barnsley House, author Betty Lou Davis transforms her own Maryland vegetable garden.

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Invitation to a Garden

Invitation to a Garden

Debora Carl planned a garden where family and friends could grill, eat, and enjoy each other's company.

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A Seattle Terrace Garden

A Seattle Terrace Garden

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This garden features perennial fruits, vegetables, and herbs selected for productivity as well as for looks. Cedar-edged brick paths give the garden structure.

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Stone Wall Tactics

Stone Wall Tactics

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An ecological outlook and organic materials vitalize a garden. By working with nature instead of against it, James Carr and his wife cultivate a vegetable garden without chemicals.

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At La Bastide de Moustiers, the Days Produce is the Star of the Menu

At La Bastide de Moustiers, the Day's Produce is the Star of the Menu

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Gardening cooks who find their way to this Provençal inn likely won't want to leave. The pristine produce from the garden and nearby markets is given great respect in the kitchen and a place of honor at the table.

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Practical Problems, Artful Solutions

Practical Problems, Artful Solutions

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In eastern Pennsylvania, a vegetable garden is made beautiful. When Jack Staub is faced with a gardening challenge, he tries to come up with a solution that is not only horticulturally sound but also pleasing to the senses.

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A Taste of Napoli

A Taste of Napoli

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A Naples-inspired garden of greens, colorful vegetables, and fruit trees thrives in suburban Toronto.

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Formality and Surprise in a Garden Design

Formality and Surprise in a Garden Design

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Here's a plan for a stunning 32-foot-square cottage-style garden that is productive, inventive, and not difficult to maintain.

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