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Hello! Welcome to Grow A Lil Garden’s Green Thumb Handbook! A blog full of easy gardening techniques, nickel knowledge, loads of research, and how-to’s on keeping your seasonal urban garden space up to date, lively, and fresh with potential. Plus we throw in ideas and recipes on what to do with all that fresh food you just grew.

7 Common Raised Bed Mistakes to Avoid

7 Common Raised Bed Mistakes to Avoid

  I love raised bed gardening.  Besides being an easy way to control your growing environment there are many other benefits to raised bed gardening that include: You create a soil mix tailored to your plant’s needs ensuring your plants are given the best...

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Top 16 Gardening Mistakes

Top 16 Gardening Mistakes

When I first started gardening, I literally made every mistake on this list. So, I thought I would save you the trouble. If you avoid these 16 mistakes, you will leaps and bounds ahead in your garden. Mistake 1 - Not watering beds at the base of the plant I was an...

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