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April Garden Tour

Abundant spring harvests, tour of our California Garden, review of a cool gardening product, and announcing the winner of our Mars Hydro TS-1000 giveaway in today’s episode of California Garden. HARVESTS We harvested lots of spring vegetables like Detroit dark red...

Growing Loquat Fruit – How to Grow the Best Loquats in Your Garden!

In today's video blog we will look at how to grow loquats in your home garden. Loquats are also called Japanese plums, or Eriobotrya Japonica. It’s a tasty tropical fruit that is very easy to grow and requires low maintenance. The fruits are so delicious that it will...

Top 5 Raised Bed Gardening Mistakes To Avoid – Garden in Raised Beds Effectively

A great looking and productive raised bed garden is every gardener’s dream. In today’s video blog we look at 5 raised bed gardening mistakes that you can avoid to build your perfect raised bed garden. Not choosing the right material – Not choosing the right material...

Growing Carrots – How to grow Romeo Carrots in your garden

In today’s video blog we will look at how to grow a carrot variety that look like beets. It’s called the Romeo carrots and they are very easy to grow in your home garden.  We got our seeds from Renee’s Garden and these baby gourmet carrots are perfect for container...

The California Garden – Spring Harvests, March 2021 Garden Tour, Gardening Tips & More!

Abundant spring harvests, a tour of our California Garden, some things to do, a Mars Hydro TS-1000 giveaway and many gardening tips and tricks to share in this video blog. HARVESTS We harvested lots of spring vegetables like Detroit dark red beets from our GreenStalk...

Secret Plant Cuttings Propagation Tips No One Will Tell You!

In today's video we share three secrets for propagating indoor plants or houseplants from cuttings and germinating seeds like onions and curry leaf that have a poor germination rate. Using this technique, you can easily propagate plants like pothos, betel leaf and...

NEW! Green Stalk LEAF Planter Vertical Container Garden – Unboxing & Review!

No space to grow, fret not. In this video blog we will review this revolutionary new GardenStalk Leaf planter in which you can grow 42 plants vertically in a compact space. The product was sent to us for by GreenStalk gardens. In the package, we have the mover base,...

Top 5 Okra Growing Tips – How to grow okra in containers and get LOTS of Okra – Baby Bubba Okra

Growing okra in containers is easy and rewarding. We show you everything from growing okra from seed to cultivating your okra plant and some okra gardening tips and how to get an epic okra harvest from your okra plants. Baby bubba okra is an amazing okra variety to...

How to grow Peanuts in your home garden

Peanuts are a joy to grow in your home garden. Once you see how easy it is to grow peanuts you will keep growing them. You can start plants from the raw peanuts that you can buy at your grocery store. You can optionally soak the peanuts to test seed viability but we...

Mulching 101 How to mulch your garden and what mulch to choose

Mulching may be the single most improvement initiative you can take to improve the health of your plants in the garden. In today's episode we look at what is mulching, and why it?s important to add mulch to your garden. What is mulch? Any medium that you use to cover...

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April Garden Tour

April Garden Tour

Abundant spring harvests, tour of our California Garden, review of a cool gardening product, and announcing the winner of our Mars Hydro TS-1000 giveaway in today’s episode of California Garden. HARVESTS We harvested lots of spring vegetables like Detroit dark red...

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Growing Carrots – How to grow Romeo Carrots in your garden

Growing Carrots – How to grow Romeo Carrots in your garden

In today’s video blog we will look at how to grow a carrot variety that look like beets. It’s called the Romeo carrots and they are very easy to grow in your home garden.  We got our seeds from Renee’s Garden and these baby gourmet carrots are perfect for container...

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Secret Plant Cuttings Propagation Tips No One Will Tell You!

Secret Plant Cuttings Propagation Tips No One Will Tell You!

In today's video we share three secrets for propagating indoor plants or houseplants from cuttings and germinating seeds like onions and curry leaf that have a poor germination rate. Using this technique, you can easily propagate plants like pothos, betel leaf and...

read more
How to grow Peanuts in your home garden

How to grow Peanuts in your home garden

Peanuts are a joy to grow in your home garden. Once you see how easy it is to grow peanuts you will keep growing them. You can start plants from the raw peanuts that you can buy at your grocery store. You can optionally soak the peanuts to test seed viability but we...

read more
Mulching 101 How to mulch your garden and what mulch to choose

Mulching 101 How to mulch your garden and what mulch to choose

Mulching may be the single most improvement initiative you can take to improve the health of your plants in the garden. In today's episode we look at what is mulching, and why it?s important to add mulch to your garden. What is mulch? Any medium that you use to cover...

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California Gardening – December 2020 Garden Tour!

California Gardening – December 2020 Garden Tour!

Welcome to the California Garden in the month of December. In today's blog post, we look at all the winter garden harvests we made in the month of December 2020. Next, we take a tour of the California Garden, looking at our raised bed garden and container garden. We...

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Coconut Coir Seed Starting Mix – Sri Lankan Coco Coir

Coconut Coir Seed Starting Mix – Sri Lankan Coco Coir

Coconut coir is a great medium to start your seeds and in today's video we review a coconut coir product from Sakti Agro. Their products are sourced from coconut growers in Sri Lanka and the discarded husks are reused to make coco coir. In the process they generate...

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The Joy Of Growing Mangoes – How To Grow Mango Trees.

The Joy Of Growing Mangoes – How To Grow Mango Trees.

In today's video we will go over some tips to grow delicious mangoes or Magnifera Indica at home. You can easily grow mangoes in containers as well as in the ground. We planted our mango tree in a whiskey barrel sized container, 22 inches in diameter. You need to make...

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Top 5 Best Vegetables Easy To Grow In Your Vegetable Garden

Top 5 Best Vegetables Easy To Grow In Your Vegetable Garden

Let's look at the top five vegetables that grow exceptionally well in Zone 10 in your home garden. You can start these plants from seeds or from transplants very easily in your garden. They are easy to grow and produce abundantly. Great for beginners who often ask the...

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5 Essential Growing Tips to Grow Lots of Eggplants

5 Essential Growing Tips to Grow Lots of Eggplants

In this video we will share five tips that will help you grow the best eggplants ever. Tip#1 ? Starting your plants early Eggplants can be sowed six weeks before the last frost date in your growing zone. You can start the seeds indoors in seed starting cells, and the...

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Growing Yukon Gold potatoes in raised beds

Growing Yukon Gold potatoes in raised beds

Growing fresh and delicious potatoes is not only easy but very rewarding. We started our Yukon gold potatoes from seed potatoes which we bought at our local gardening store. From December to January and no later than February are ideal months to plant seed potatoes in...

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Growing LOTS of Strawberries in Strawberry Grow Bags.

Growing LOTS of Strawberries in Strawberry Grow Bags.

I have fond memories of picking strawberries as a kid and eating them freshly plucked. Nothing was more delectable than freshly plucked strawberries straight off the plant. In today?s episode we will look at an easy solution to grow strawberries in grow bags pictured...

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Growing Potatoes in Containers or Pots

Growing Potatoes in Containers or Pots

It?s November, the month to remind us to be thankful for all that we have. So, I would like to start this blog by saying I?m thankful for all the different ways I can eat potatoes and nothing can replace the taste of home-grown fresh potatoes. Growing fresh potatoes...

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California Garden – September 2019 Garden Tour

California Garden – September 2019 Garden Tour

Welcome to our new California garden in the month of September. We will go over the progress that we have made in our new garden, followed by some harvests we made this month and look at some cool gardening products. Progress/Setting up our new California garden We...

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California Garden Tour July 2019

California Garden Tour July 2019

Welcome to California garden in the month of July. Our garden is alive with beautiful flowers, bounty of fruits and vegetables as summer is alive. We will start with our garden tour, look at some harvests we made this month, go over some things to do in your garden,...

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How To Grow Broccoli – Green Magic Hybrid Broccoli

How To Grow Broccoli – Green Magic Hybrid Broccoli

Broccoli is a vegetable that you either hate or love. Growing up I recall my mom always say ?Eat your broccoli, it?s healthy for you? and I used to make all sorts of excuses to avoid eating it. And now my adult version absolutely loves it. I love to cut broccoli...

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5 Best Vegetables for Your Edible Container Garden

5 Best Vegetables for Your Edible Container Garden

?The tiniest garden is often the loveliest? ? Vita Sackville West. If you are live in an apartment or have a small yard and yearn to grow your own produce, fret not. Don?t let limited space or a tiny backyard bog you down and prevent you from trying out your green...

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Garden Potpourri Episode 2 – Gardening Tips, Hacks & More!

Garden Potpourri Episode 2 – Gardening Tips, Hacks & More!

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Garden Potpourri series. In today's video we provide you lots of gardening tips and advice on how to do some common DIY things in your garden. We begin with the GOR200 Gorilla Garden Cart tire assembly. Your gorilla cart or wheelbarrow...

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Cheap & Easy DIY Raised Bed Garden – No Tools Needed

Cheap & Easy DIY Raised Bed Garden – No Tools Needed

In today's video we look at how easy it is to build a cheap, easy DIY raised bed garden with almost no tools needed. What you need Corner Posts - 2Wood or the sides - we recommend 2x8inch natural wood like Douglas Fir wood or...

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Growing eggplants in containers

Growing eggplants in containers

Eggplants are fun to grow. The Little Prince variety of eggplant from Renee's Seeds are one of the best varieties you can grow in your home garden. Container Little Prince Eggplant The Little Prince eggplant is suited for growing in containers. Although you can grow...

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The February Garden Tour

The February Garden Tour

Welcome to the California garden in the month of February. We have a lot going on the garden and we will cover the following:   Garden tour - Take a tour of the beautiful California Garden here in Irvine, Southern California, Zone 10. We will look at the raised beds...

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Garden Potpourri – Episode 1

Garden Potpourri – Episode 1

In the garden potpourri series, we bring to you a potpourri of gardening topics. We try to provide you with gardening tips and gardening advice in this series. Starting with Episode 1 of the Garden Potpourri series, we cover: In...

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The January 2019 Garden

The January 2019 Garden

In today's episode we look at our Southern California Garden in the beautiful city of Irvine, Zone 10. We have the following parts in today's episode: Garden tour - Our garden tour includes a tour of our raised beds, all the vegetables we are growing in our raised...

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