Growing tips for fruits and berries, plus creative ideas and recipes.
All part of growing a diverse, thriving edible garden.
Fruits & Berries | Growing Tips & Creative Ideas
- Join a Local Fruit-Sharing Program | Reduce waste and share the bounty
- 10 Fruit Trees and Berry Bushes to Grow in Containers | Dwarf varieties are your friends.
Recipes & Tips for Choosing Apples
- All-Natural, Sugar-Free Apple Sauce Recipe | Because simple can be delicious.
- All-Natural Apple Cookies | Hold the refined sugar! These are good.
- Best Apples for Pies | Which apples make the best pies? Here’s some top picks.
- Best Apple Recipes from Salad to Pies | Organic gardeners share their best recipes. Yum.
- How to Grow Strawberries | All the basics for successful strawberry growing.
Creative Growing Ideas
- DIY Strawberry Arbor | Grow strawberries on this clever shade arbor.
- DIY Rolling Strawberry Wheelbarrow Planter | It’s garden junk art and a strawberry planter all in one.
- Love Strawberries? 20 Top Growing Tips, Ideas, and Recipes | A delicious collection of tips and ideas.
- How to Transplant Raspberries | Sometimes plants just need a better location to flourish.
- 7 Popular Plants with Poisonous Berries | Some common garden plants have toxic berries. Check this list!
~Melissa the Empress of Dirt ♛