10 Tomato Growing Tips for a Bountiful Harvest

10 Tomato Growing Tips for a Bountiful Harvest

Tomatoes are one of the most popular garden vegetables (technically, fruits) to grow. Gardeners prefer them because they also happen to be one of the easiest garden plants to grow.  These juicy, tasty, red fruits are a delicious addition to sauces, salads, and other dishes. Straight from the garden, they offer an especially flavorful experience. … Read more

Strawberry Growing Tips: 10 Tricks for Perfect Fruit

Strawberry Growing Tips

Strawberries are the quintessential summer fruit. When planted and grown successfully, they can produce a rich crop of sweet fruit all summer long. Getting this bumper crop of fruit, however, requires more than sticking plants in the ground and watering them occasionally. Careful tending and patience are the secrets to earning the biggest and sweetest … Read more

Is Pumpkin a Fruit?

Is Pumpkin a Fruit

Fall fruits delight our taste buds. Cranberries appear in cranberry relish or cran-apple crisp. Apples occupy our tables in the form of applesauce and apple pie. The fall bounty of fruit includes everything from berries to melons to…pumpkins? Pumpkins, of course, are a fall staple. They can be confusing, though. They can be cooked like … Read more