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Time to plant cool weather veggies in South Florida

We are finally ready for fall planting now that the weather has started to cool slightly and most hard rains have ended!  In the coming months we are able to grow the best salad greens, tomatoes and much more, right … Continue reading

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Our South Florida food forest season, in review (before and after shots)

It has been a busy summer for Ready-to-Grow Gardens.  As we became less busy planting raised beds for annual veggies and herbs we became more busy planting “food forests”, gardens that focus more on fruit trees, nitrogen fixers, and perennial … Continue reading

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Great deals on bananas and papayas, planted or not planted

We are currently overstocked with banana papaya plants and are trying to make more space in our nursery for growing cool weather vegetables and herbs.  We can work out GREAT deals on these and want to give them good homes. … Continue reading

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Enjoy the cool weather while it is here!

There is a window of cool weather left for more planting and lots of harvesting of cool weather vegetables and herbs in Miami and South Florida area.  Enjoy it while we have it, because soon the focus of people gardening … Continue reading

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Garden to Table: As local as food gets

Though the “garden to table” concept isn’t new, it is one recently introduced to the arena of South Florida restaurants.  If managed properly, a restaurant having its own garden on-site can have many positive benefits, including: The freshest produce possible.  … Continue reading

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Ready for Fall Planting?

The cooler weather is just around the corner.  Pretty soon, starting mid to late September it will be time for fall planting of cool weather crops.  Remember to check on the condition of your soil and add compost and/or organic … Continue reading

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“The Edible Gardener” Dylan Terry is now a columnist for Edible South Florida!

Ready-to-Grow Gardens owner Dylan Terry is now a columnist for the award-winning magazine Edible South Florida (see their website, follow them on twitter and/or add them on facebook). The online versions of the magazines with The Edible Gardener column can … Continue reading

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Need Soil, Compost, Manure, and/or Mulch for your South Florida Edible Landscape?

We have recently acquired a new member of the Ready-to-Grow Gardens team, a dumping trailer! This makes possible for us to deliver large quantities of soil, compost, manure, and/or mulch right to where you need it in your yard.  Having … Continue reading

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Reclaimed Greenheart Edible Raised Bed Garden… First Garden in Weston!

Reclaimed Greenheart is an affordable, attractive and extremely durable lumber for building raised bed gardens.  They should last 20 years or more, and are assembled with stainless steel screws and corner braces.  In better lighting and with a few weeks … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Harvest from South Florida Edible Garden

For those with extra empty space in their summer garden, I’d recommend growing sweet potato.  It is a vining ground cover, so be prepared for it to spread and climb. Regular pruning can keep it from taking over the rest … Continue reading

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