To plant pumpkins, add compost to the soil, and amend the soil's pH as needed. Cover the soil with plastic to warm it before planting the pumpkin seeds, and plant the seeds directly in the garden. Use row covers to prote... More »

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In order for pumpkins to be ready by Halloween (Oct. 31), pumpkin seeds need to be planted between June 1 and July 1 in Texas. Most varieties of pumpkins need 90 to 120 days to reach maturity. More »

The best time to plant pumpkin seeds is when the soil temperature reaches at least 65 degrees Fahrenheit and all chance of frost has passed. This varies depending on what part of the country one is in. More »

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After digging a hole for a new plant, remove half the soil and replace it with compost, peat moss or humus. Then, mix 1 cup of Holly Tone into the amended soil before placing the plant in the hole. More »

To grow gardenias, plant them in a humid and sunny location, add compost to the soil, mulch the plant, water the plant regularly, fertilize the plant, and prune the plant. You need compost, mulch, fertilizer and pruning ... More »

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Some tips for growing New Guinea impatiens include using high-quality potting soil that is well-drained, amending soil with compost to enrich the soil and improve drainage, planting the impatiens with access to direct mo... More »

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To grow peanuts, plant them at least 2 inches deep in well-drained soil with full sun exposure, cover them with compost, water them regularly and dig them up after about 150 days. After harvesting, hang the pods in a war... More »

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