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Grow Ginger for a Taste of the Tropics

People in the Southwest love spicy food. This often means adding chilies to our recipes. But before chilies were discovered in the Americas, the world was getting its flavor kicks from ginger, a spicy tropical root familiar to us all from the produce section of most grocery stores. But guess what? You can grow it

Caring For Containers in Summer

More and more people are discovering the joy of container gardening. They may have limited space – or limited time – in which to garden. For them a couple of containers on their balcony, patio, or porch steps will do the trick nicely. We are now in the middle of summer heat when all plants,