You Can Grow That! Archives

Time to plant! Garden bloggers urge you on.

 

A Perennial Pepper Plant
Can a pepper plant be a perennial in northern climates? Heck yeah, you can grow that!

Easy to Grow Native Zinnia
Having grown up in the Sonoran Desert, to me “zinnia” means Zinnia acerosa, a low growing native shrubby perennial. It deserves ample space in every wildlife garden.

How to Grow Edamame
Have you ever grown edamame? It’s easy.

Kalanchoe is (Nearly) Indestructible
I’ve never abused a houseplant as thoroughly as I have this one, and still it thrives.

Strawberries: You Can Grow That!
Sweet. Luscious. Juicy. No wonder this fruit is blushing! Strawberries are one of the most loved edibles.

Three popular garden plants are back
After falling out of favor, three plants are returning to popularity and they’re better than ever.

What Are You Looking For?
A meme for May.

You Can Grow That: Again
Because failure is always happening in my garden. Thankfully, I get to try again. Often.

You Can Grow That: Lettuce
Lettuce is one of the easiest plants to grow in the spring.

 

Peppers as perennials

This young pepper plant is destined to be a perennial despite living in a less than ideal climate. photo courtesy of Jeanne Kunz Hugenbruch