Tips for Growing Bell Peppers

Tips for Growing Bell Peppers

Bell Peppers are another easy to grow garden crop. Growing Bell Peppers is like growing Tomatoes and Potatoes, in that their growing requirements are similar. Bell Peppers are the second most grown vegetable, behind tomatoes. They come in many sizes, types and heat ranges, to suit any person’s taste. We mainly grow the large green bell peppers for adding into many recipes. * Disclaimer: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. You don’t have to purchase them through my links, but if you do, you will help support StraightWay, Inc. (www.straightway.org), a non-profit rehabilitation program that works[…]

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2017 March Garden

State of the March Garden

My 2017 March garden is different than any one I have done before. This year, I am working with plant families and planning on crop rotation in future years. Last year, I learned about companion plants and beneficial insects. This year in the March garden I will put my knowledge into practice. The Garden Layout This year’s garden layout is similar to last year‘s, in that I have small plots dedicated to certain crops. It is different in that I have planned for better water retention, and better use of vertical spaces. This is the plot plan for my 2017[…]

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