Just Veggies with Ellen Wells

When you’re raised on a farm, you can’t help but know a thing or two about gardening. Ellen Wells is our expert on edible gardening. She is also Editor-at-large, Green Profit, and Editor, GrowerTalks.

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Plant Onions Early

Move over, peas: All sorts of onions are the new first crop I’m planting each spring. Old wives’ tales suggest...

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Potato ‘Clancy’ Grown from Actual Seed

Potato ‘Clancy’, an All-American Selections (AAS) Edible Award Winner for 2019, is a blush- to...


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Growing South Sea Salad Tree

A few weeks ago I told you that my world of spinach had just expanded...


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Mastering the Art of Vegetable Gardening, a new book by Matt Mattus, will more than...


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Growing Okinawa Spinach

The world of spinach has just expanded for me to include an edible green called...


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New Book: No-Waste Kitchen Gardening

I’ve previously written a feature post here on Planter’s Place about growing your own veggies...


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Hay and Straw as Winter Mulch

Using hay and straw as a winter mulch is an excellent plan for the winter...


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