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Fruit for Free

Here in Florida we are lucky to have so many choices available when adding fruit to our landscape. We can go the classic route with all the varieties of citrus. We can go tropical with bananas, mangoes, paw-paws, and papaya. … Continue reading

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Successful Gardening

Everyone wants to have a successful garden. You see pictures in the magazines and seed catalogs of smiling gardeners reaping baskets full of their bountiful harvest. You want to be just like that. And then you try to grow in … Continue reading

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Luffa Sponge

Most people are surprised when they first learn that those scrubby natural sponges sold at bath and specialty shops don’t come from the sea. In fact, they are an easy to grow vegetable and they come from a vine. A … Continue reading

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A Lost Art

Why don’t more people take ownership of their food? Growing food takes no more effort than growing grass or any other plant you put in your yard. It saves money. It protects you from pesticides. It provides exercise and brings your family together. It … Continue reading

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