Alice Walker

Alice Walker

Wellington, Western Cape / Goldsmith, gardener, dreamer and doer. Sometimes.
Alice Walker
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Sprouting Chia and Other Small, Mucilaginous Seeds e.g.  Arugula, Cress, Flax, Mizuna, Radish

In this Instructable I will show you how to sprout small mucilaginous seeds. Because these seeds form a mucilaginous coat when soaked in water they can't be sprouted.

Starting an asparagus bed

starting an asparagus bed - I have my crowns ready to plant. I cannot wait for summer to enjoy these (takes 3 years to produce, then produces for 15 years)

Complete sweet potato growing instructions.

Sweet potato harvest: "The most important part of the post-harvest process is called “curing.” Before you eat your trophies, you need to keep them in a hot, humid, dark area for approximately two weeks. For curing, I store my potatoes in 20 gallon tubs

Re-grow ginger from kitchen scraps

Alternative Gardning: How to Re-Grow Ginger from Kitchen Scraps (I keep trying, looks like I have new leaves in the ginger planter this year, hopefully this means harvest in another couple of years)

Got limited sun? These 15 vegetables only need 4 hours a day of direct light. Utilize them in those shaded areas of the yard, and leave the sun for the tomatoes. :)

PLANT something! Got limited sun? These 15 vegetables only need 4 hours a day of direct light. 15 Shade Tolerant Vegetables: Utilize them in those shaded areas of the yard, and leave the sun for the tomatoes.

Growing Garlic/Best advice ever on garlic growing

Growing Garlic by Seed Savers: .growing garlic is fun and easy. In order to get you off to a good start, weve put together a series of garlic planting and harvest slides. We also have a cheat sheet of garlic planting instructions.