Maryland Grows


What? Dill again?

I never know where dill will pop up in one of our gardens. Hundreds of seedlings have sprouted this spring under our two shrub redbuds (Cercis chinensis), which means a dill plant grew and went to seed there last summer….

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Minty fresh!!!

I decided to try and grow my favorite plant from seed this year: chocolate mint. The seeds looked like VERY tiny mustard seeds that came in a little plastic tube. They crushed VERY easily (ahem…yes I crushed one….whoops!) The seeds…

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When tomato met basil

My first garden was a mixture of a garden plot and container plants. I didn’t have enough room to plant everything that I wanted to grow so I grew my tomatoes in pots alongside my garden. One day I came…

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