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PENNINGTON CO. MASTER GARDENERS

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The Pennington County Master Gardeners are already planning for next summer. We know that many individuals and families are wanting to learn to garden or garden more knowledgeably. Watch this page for information about the day-long garden event, Spring Fever, to be held at the Ramkota on Saturday, March 4, 2017.


Additionally the 6-8 week gardening classes, Gardening in the Black Hills, will be held one night each week (usually) in March and April. Registration form and information for Spring Fever, 2017 is under the Welcome tab.

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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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