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Watermelons reveal their ripeness by their color. A melon's underside is yellow when ripe (not white). Also, the tendril at the joint of the fruit stem usually dies when the watermelon is ready for harvest.

Watermelons reveal their ripeness by their color. A melon's underside is yellow when ripe (not white). Also, the tendril at the joint of the fruit stem usually dies when the watermelon is ready for harvest.

Peas should be harvested when the pods are light green and filled out. A yellow color marks an overripe pod as a flat dark pod indicates they have not fully matured.

When to Harvest Vegetables

Peas should be harvested when the pods are light green and filled out. A yellow color marks an overripe pod as a flat dark pod indicates they have not fully matured.

Not sure what to do with your used wine bottles? try watering your garden with them. - great home innovations.

Not sure what to do with your used wine bottles? try watering your garden with them. - great home innovations.

Days to Harvest: 20 to 30 for leafy types; 30 to 60 for head lettuces.  When to Plant: Most all types do best in cool weather and are cold-tolerant, so begin sowing in early spring. Make frequent, regular sowings of small amounts of seed to keep a consistent but manageable supply of greens. Try sowing a 1- to 2-foot row of seeds weekly until temperatures reach the 80s.  Light: One of the few vegetables that can tolerate some shade and even benefit from it, especially as the weather warms…

Vegetable Growing Guide

Days to Harvest: 20 to 30 for leafy types; 30 to 60 for head lettuces. When to Plant: Most all types do best in cool weather and are cold-tolerant, so begin sowing in early spring. Make frequent, regular sowings of small amounts of seed to keep a consistent but manageable supply of greens. Try sowing a 1- to 2-foot row of seeds weekly until temperatures reach the 80s. Light: One of the few vegetables that can tolerate some shade and even benefit from it, especially as the weather warms…

BAY LEAF: A fresh leaf bay leaf in each storage container of beans or grains will deter weevils and moths. Sprinkle dried leaves with other deterrent herbs in garden as natural insecticide dust. A good combo: Bay leaves, cayenne pepper, tansy and peppermint.

BAY LEAF: A fresh leaf bay leaf in each storage container of beans or grains will deter weevils and moths. Sprinkle dried leaves with other deterrent herbs in garden as natural insecticide dust. A good combo: Bay leaves, cayenne pepper, tansy and peppermint.

Hales Best Jumbo was developed by a Japanese market gardener in California around 1920. It became widely popular because it combined excellent flavor with earliness. Its a beautiful oval melon with deep green skin and golden netting. The flesh is an appealing salmon color, aromatic and sweet.

Hales Best Jumbo was developed by a Japanese market gardener in California around 1920. It became widely popular because it combined excellent flavor with earliness. Its a beautiful oval melon with deep green skin and golden netting. The flesh is an appealing salmon color, aromatic and sweet.

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