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How to: Saving Basil Seeds

Checking in to give us some great tips to save basil seeds is community gardener and garden steward from the Richard Stockton College, Sarah Lipuma. It’s time to start saving our seeds at Hamilton Community Garden. Today’s seed saving guide is on basil! At Hamilton, we had Thai Basil, Lemon Basil, Aroma Basil, and Cinnamon Basil this year. To have a good amount of

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Seed Savers: Sunflowers

Bringing her garden know-how from the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, student and garden steward, Maggie Buford gave us some hints how to save the seeds of those beautiful sunflower blossoms for next years garden.The picture above shows sunflowers planted at the Hamilton Memorial Community Garden. ———————————————————— Over the summer, we planted several sunflowers at the Salvation Army and Hamilton garden sites in

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From the Courtyard Garden: Buena Regional Middle School

This is the first blog from the Courtyard Garden at Buena Regional Middle School. When you gaze out the window you can see there is quite a bit growing on. I’ll give you a quick glance. The giant pumpkins, A.K.A. “Middle School Monsters”, have been planted and are popping out of the ground. If all goes well there will be a “Guess the Weight”

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