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I’m Maria, the "Plant Killer Turned Plant Lady" with a mission to help you care for plants successfully, grow your indoor jungles, and cultivate more joy in your life. I've got tons of content for you here on the blog, on the Bloom and Grow Radio Podcast, and Bloom and Grow Youtube Show to help you keep blooming and keep growing.
Are you ready to take your gardening skills to the next level and avoid common pitfalls? Spring is finally here, and it’s time to get ready for gardening season! But before you start planting, it’s important to know what not to do in your garden. That’s why we’ve brought back Joe Lamp’l of joegardener.com to share his expertise on common gardening mistakes and how to avoid them. From beginners to seasoned gardeners, there’s something for everyone in this fun and informative discussion!
Growing Joy: The Plant Lover’s Guide to Cultivating Happiness (and Plants) by Maria Failla, Illustrated by Samantha Leung
Dreaming of a beautiful and bountiful garden in 2023? With some planning and helpful tips, you can make it happen, plant friends!
According to Joe, you can try the dense planting technique, where you plant crops closer together than traditional spacing. This can help maximize your garden’s yield and make the most of your available space. Whether you have a large plot or a small balcony, a garden can provide you with fresh produce and a connection with nature.
To plan your garden, you can sketch a diagram of your space and consider the timing, location, and plant requirements. Territorial Seed Company’s garden planner can help you build your garden and keep track of planting schedules. Remember, planning can be fun and rewarding, and there’s nothing like the satisfaction of picking fresh, ripe produce straight from your own garden!
Gardening is a fun and rewarding activity, but it’s easy to make mistakes, especially if you’re new to it. Here are some of the top gardening mistakes and how to avoid them:
By avoiding common gardening mistakes and showering your plants with love and care, you’ll be amazed at the beautiful and bountiful harvest you’ll enjoy!
Don’t let any hurdle hold you back from experiencing the joys of gardening, plant friends! Here are some tips and tricks to help you overcome any gardening challenges:
With a little creativity and patience, you can overcome any gardening hurdles. Get out there and start growing!
If you’re looking to elevate your gardening game this year, then Joe’s Organic Vegetable Gardening (OVG) course is just the thing for you!
Joe has poured his heart and soul into creating the best gardening course out there, and he’s made it real-time, intimate, and as if you’re hanging out with him in his garden. The course covers everything from warm and cool season crops to watering, composting, soil pest, and disease management, and it’s self-paced with lifetime access. So you can take it at your own pace and even focus on one crop at a time.
Plus, you get to hang out with Joe and other top experts in their field during exclusive live conversations! It’s like having your very own gardening coach! So let’s get those green thumbs ready and dive into the OVG course!
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