With the right plant variety and organic ornamental to grow, you can create beautiful foliage in your garden. Imagine how colorful and bright your landscape would be. Fill your space with these foliage shrubs for vibrant effect.
This year’s garden will be better than ever. I have been doing a lot of reading and studying over the winter to have more productive garden. This is what I hope to accomplish to become more self-sufficient! The garden is tilled! Now time to start planting and planning some more. I love gardening and all […]
Some history and trivia about asparagus, our favorite springtime crop at Clean Slate Farm. Blanched, grilled, or just take a bite from a freshly harvested spear…it’s great stuff. And there’s a recipe for asparagus soup that can be frozen for mid winter fix of spring!
More commonly known as the Runner Bean, these beautiful and vibrant flowering vines produce a delicious harvest. You can pick and enjoy them all summer through late fall. When you open the giant green pods, the bean itself is a stunning mix of pink and purple. A huge plus I’ve noticed when growing this variety […]
Feeling a little down lately? Instead of reaching for the glass of wine, get your pots and tools and go outside. Recent studies show that gardening can actually make you happier and minimize the risk of depression.
Have you ever encountered a slimy, oozing mass in your garden and didn’t know where to turn? Slime mold makes its appearance in the garden in late spring. Neither a plant nor an animal, slime mold is quite fascinating. But do you want it in your garden? Learn all about this unusual organism and how […]