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Kids Share ideas

Blackhillsgarden.com got a nice note from Kristi Reed of After Skool Kids alerting to a great on-line find of resources for children in the garden. Brittany found this!!

There are so many exciting things to explore on the site that Brittany found. Send blackhillsgadren.com photographs of some of your activities, successes and failures (it's ok. We all have them!) and we can post them on this page, especially for kids in the garden!



 

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6 Delicious Edibles You Can Grow Indoors All Winter

 

Most homes are heated to a comfortably warm temperature range of 65 to 75F during winter. This is ideal for growing many vegetables, so the winter cold is not as much of an issue here as low-light conditions. Your choice would be limited unless you provide sufficient grow lights to imitate the sunny outdoors.

    As a general rule, leafy vegetables can manage with much less light than root vegetables. Fruiting vegetables such as tomatoes and eggplants need more light to ensure a good yield.

 

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