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Pumpkins Aglow.... Fall arrives all too quickly. It bursts upon the
scene, and slowly turns everything ablaze in fall colors. Perhaps, the brightest
blazing objects, are pumpkins. These big, bright, orange orbs are glowing
now.... just for you. Celebrate Fall, pumpkins and Halloween at our sister
site. No ones does fall and Halloween like
Giant Pumpkins - The majority of giant pumpin
weigh-offs have just occurred. Did someone break the world record weight
again? How much does the world record pumpkin weigh? Find the answers to
these pumpkin questions and more.
See our Garden Blog
Enjoying the Harvest - Harvesting the first few fruits and
vegetables was a real joy. In short order, we went from a few Zucchini
and a couple heads of lettuce to more tomatoes, corn other
veggies than we can possibly handle. While the production and variety coming
out of your garden may now be dwindling, chances are, you are still harvesting
far more than you can use. What you need is more different and unique
May we suggest........
Garden Recipe Tip of the Day: To avoid getting cut when chopping or
slicing vegetables, let someone else hold the vegetables........
Back to Houseplants As we edge closer to the first frost, it is time
to select the plants that you will bring indoors to grow as houseplants.
If you haven't done so before, try a few herbs. Ones like basil, chives and
oregano are good candidates to grow in your home. In addition to being
good houseplants, you can use them in the kitchen all winter long.
Composting .... Don't throw out those dead plants...... compost them.
Collect your garden waste, along the weeds and other plant matter. Turn
it into rich garden soil for next season. The best gardens are grown by gardeners
who make their own compost.
How to Pick the Perfect Pumpkin - Whether you are going out to a pumpkin
patch, or to a roadside stand, see our pumpkin picking tips on selecting
the absolutely perfect pumpkin. See
Gardening Tips for October
newest category offers you gardening tips each month. Grab a garden tip or
two for August. See October
Leaf Peepers! - If you go out to enjoy the beautiful fall foliage,
you are fondly referred to as "Leaf Peepers" or simply "Leafers". Timing
your trip or stroll is crucial to capture and take in the fall splendor right
when it's at it's peak. See the leaf reports by
Today's Garden Quote:
"I never met a Pumpkin I didn't like!" - - Author Unknown
On the Light Side:
The Fortune Pumpkin - Get your fortune read in a
Holidays - A reason to celebrate!
Greeting Cards Send an Ecard to a friend
or family member for just about any event. Free Ecards from our sister