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  1. 16. How to Grow Hamburg Parsley

    Though it looks and tastes like flat-leaf parsley above ground, Hamburg parsley also grows a thick edible root similar to a parsnip.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 17. How to Plant a Three Sisters Garden

    Native Americans devised the ingenious Three Sisters garden, a method whereby beans grow up corn stalks while squash plants serve as gr...

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 18. Fertilizers, Pests and Harvesting Techniques for Squash

    Once squash starts to emerge, maximize the output of your plants -- and protect them from predators -- with these easy tips from DIY Ne...

  4. 19. How to Grow Potatoes in a Trash Bag

    Growing potatoes in a plastic bag is a fun way to get children interested in gardening. And it is an almost foolproof way to grow potat...

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. Tips on Protecting the Garden From Pests

    Keep critters away from your growing carrots with these simple yet effective tactics from DIY Network.

  6. 21. Plant Diseases and Disorders

    The gardening experts at DIYNetwork.com explain common plant diseases and offer tips for keeping your plants healthy.

  7. 22. Raised Beds for Easy Vegetable Cultivation

    The gardening experts at DIYNetwork.com show how raised beds can make cultivating and harvesting vegetables much easier.

  8. 23. How to Grow Mesclun Salad in a Container

    Salad greens grow great in containers. For a nice variety of lettuces, plant a mesclun mix, which contains a blend of seeds.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 24. How to Grow Jerusalem Artichokes

    Jerusalem artichokes are members of the sunflower family that are grown for their edible tubers, which taste similar to artichokes.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 25. Kohlrabi and Yardlong Beans

    These vegetables are grown as annuals -- kohlrabi is a cool-season crop and yardlong beans and white eggplants are warm-season crops. D...

  11. 26. How to Grow Asparagus

    Asparagus is one of the earliest springtime crops. And once established, asparagus patches can produce crops for decades.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 27. How to Grow Broccoli

    Broccoli is a slow-growing cool-season crop that yields delicious edible flower buds.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 28. Growing Chard in a Container

    A large pot filled with the glossy green leaves and neon-colored stems of chard 'Bright Lights' will add color to any patio. Harvest th...

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  14. 29. Allium Family: Leeks, Garlic

    The gardening experts at DIY Network share information about leeks and garlic in the Allium family.

  15. 30. Tips on Growing Leeks, Scallions and Chives

    DIY Network experts offer tips to help you grow the best leeks, scallions and chives.

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