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Whether you have acres to spare or a few feet to garden in, here are some ideas, tips and pictures to help you get started vegetable container gardening.
  1. Vegetable Container Gardening For Beginners
  2. Growing Tomatoes In Containers
  3. Vegetable Container Gardening How Tos
  4. Organic Container Gardening
  5. Container Garden Vegetable and Herb Recipes

Vegetable Container Gardening For Beginners

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Anyone can grow vegetable container gardens - and I mean anyone. All it takes is a container (even a paper cup counts) some soil, plants and a little knowledge. Here are some articles to help you get started vegetable container gardening.

Growing Tomatoes In Containers

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Growing tomatoes in containers works wonderfully well. You do need lots of sun and water to grow tomatoes successfully. One of the most important things to know about growing tomatoes in containers is that you have to keep the soil moist and they need lots of plant food. I use a diluted, organic fertilizer.

Vegetable Container Gardening How Tos

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You can use almost anything as a container for growing vegetables. These how tos will give you easy to follow step-by-step instructions for growing many kinds of vegetables and herbs

Organic Container Gardening

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I do all my container gardening organically, but I think it makes particular sense when growing vegetables to grow them without using chemicals and pesticides. Here are some reasons why and some tips on how to grow your container garden vegetables organically.

Container Garden Vegetable and Herb Recipes

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Some of my favorite recipes for container garden vegetables and herbs.

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