How often should a vegetable garden be watered in summer?

Answer Most plants require an inch to an inch and a half of water per week.Many variables including wind speeds, humidity, rainfall, and air temperatures and the consistantcy of your soil can cause this t... Read More »

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Can a vegetable garden be watered with backwash water from a swimming pool?

In general, if plants come into contact with pool water, they will not be harmed. In fact, many jurisdictions restrict the drainage of pool water and actually recommend using backwashed pool water ... Read More »

What is the best way to keep weeds from taking over your summer vegetable garden?

Answer Prepare the bed by making sure there are no weeds before planting. Mulch around the plants with a 3 inch layer of straw. You will still have to pull a weed every now and then.

Should a garden be watered in The Sun shine ?

Definitely not Jo as the water will just evaporate and the plants won't have a chance to absorb them through the roots where they need it. Best to water in the evening, or failing that in early mo... Read More »

Would you prefer to have a flower garden or a vegetable garden Why?

Vegetable garden is what my mind / intellect would prefer but a Flower garden is what my heart and soul want. Its aesthetically more beautiful to watch beds of roses than watching Pumpkins and bean... Read More »