Valley residents think spring at home show

Valley residents think spring at home show
Juice Plus+ representative Maria Bjorkman said the Tower Garden can be used year-round indoors and outdoors to grow a variety of vegetable, herbs and flowers. Only root vegetables such as carrots, onions and potatoes cannot be grown in the Tower …
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Do-it-yourself family life
At the Vogeltown home she shares with husband Nick, a British-born engineer, and boys Max, 7, and Ben, 5, we drink peppermint tea and talk about the philosophies of growing plants and growing children's minds, two strands intermingled in her life …
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Top tips on what plants to buy this spring
Settled into well-drained soil — add grit to the planting hole if necessary — herbs will grow fast and furiously at this time of year. Instead of splashing out on large and pricey potfuls, snap up three inexpensive 9cm pots, plant several inches …
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A true taste of history
But the other side of the outdoor play paddock watched over by Vallum Farm's popular tea room and ice-cream parlour, through a gate and along a muddy path that has been trodden through a field, spring is very definitely springing. In a collection of …
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