Terracotta Composting 50-Plant Garden Tower by Garden Tower Project

Growing Transplants from Seeds

Transplanting extra Sweet Basil into 6-packs to give away.

A method for increasing the success rate of growing transplants of plants that have very small seeds that are not as easy to grow in the open garden. This method increases the chance of more plants germinating, gives the plants a good start away from pests on the ground, and provides a back-stock for replacement plants and extras for gifts.

Growing Parsnips in Texas


How to successfully grow parsnips in Texas. How to plant, grow, and harvest parsnips. Parsnips grow well as a fall-winter crop in Texas and are quite hardy through through our mild Texas winters.

Growing and Using Thyme

How to grow Thyme transplants from root divisions, or by rooting in water are discussed. How to plant, harvest and use Thyme in cooking.