Due to the fact that I’ve been moving houses ever since my taterpot post, I’ve got several weeks worth of links to share. Here is the best articles on the web that I’ve found in the past few weeks.
The 5 Best Culinary Herbs That You’ve Never Heard Of – Borage, Lovage and three others.
The Next Urban Garden Trend. On your Bike? — Using an old bicycle as a stationary planter.
25 Cheap Gardening Tricks for Self Reliance on your Homestead – I knew a couple of these already, such as planting marigolds to drive away nematodes. But a few of them are new ideas to me. Such as dusting seed with Cinnamon to ward off fungus.
Garden Tips for Beginners — Some common sense stuff here, such as starting with just a small garden plot. And yet, things that I keep forgetting.
100 Reasons to be a Hyperlocavore — I know what a locavore is. I thought a hyperlocavore was one who had consumed too much honey. Not so.
The Farm of the Future Will Grow Plants Vertically and Hydroponically — Tells of how one family converted their strawberry farm down to just a few acres. They’re growing the same amount of crop, but saving on production costs and taking up less space.
32,000-Year-Old Plant Brought Back to Life—Oldest Yet – The oldest plant ever to be regenerated has been grown from 32,000-year-old seeds—beating the previous recordholder by some 30,000 years.
A Guide to Indoor Gardening – Expert Tips and Techniques to keep houseplants looking their best by CNN and Real Simple Magazine.
80+ Items You Can Compost — There are some things on here that I didn’t know about.
Herb Garden Inspiration and Ideas — Photos of unique pots and containers.
Plants can Prevent Zombie Attacks — Why not? Zombies are topical right now.
Refurbishing Old Pots – With a little chalkboard paint, you can repaint your old terracotta pots and then label them with the herbs you are planting. This is a neat idea that I want to try.
Spring is coming: 6 Gardening Apps — Just in time for the release of the iPad 3, you can dl these apps and have fun planning your garden.