Greenhouse

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What to Grow in a Greenhouse in Summer

Having a greenhouse can be a rewarding experience, and it doesn’t just come to use during the spring! A greenhouse can be used to grow big, beautiful plants and vegetables all year round. But what plants do you grow in the summer? What to Grow in a Greenhouse in Summer? Since greenhouses are such great…

What to Grow in a Greenhouse in Winter

What to Grow in a Greenhouse in Winter

The temperatures have dropped and the sunshine has lessened; it’s wintertime. Your greenhouse, though, is still equipped to grow and foster plant life, no matter the conditions. As we know, some plants simply cannot grow and thrive under these circumstances, but then again, some can. So, which plants are hardy enough to grow in the…

Does a Greenhouse Make Plants Grow Quicker

Does a Greenhouse Make Plants Grow Quicker?

From seasoned farmers to amateur houseplant enthusiasts, many have asked me this question over the years. Most people are surprised how much physical science is behind the answer. So today I will break down how it works to make understanding greenhouses easy. Greenhouses make plants grow quicker by creating an environment that meets their needs…

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How Much Sun Does a Greenhouse Need

Not all greenhouses are created equal. Some are complex and technological. Others have stood for dozens of years without ever relying on electricity. But all greenhouses have one thing in common: They cannot function without sunlight. But just how much sun do they need? A greenhouse should get at least 6 hours of sun per…

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Are Greenhouses Worth It

It is a question almost every grower, gardener, and farmer will eventually ask themselves. Greenhouses cost a lot; between their financial burden and the effort they require to function, not to mention the space they take up, it is inevitable that you begin to wonder if it is worth it. So, are greenhouses worth the…

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Does a Greenhouse Need a Permit

Owning a greenhouse can be such a rewarding experience. Planting seeds early means harvesting early and, in the case of a good greenhouse, harvesting more. But when building a greenhouse, you should be careful to make sure what you’re doing is completely legal. In some places, you may need a permit to build. So, does…

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Does a Greenhouse Need a Heater: Gardening Solutions

For the every-day gardener, the idea of hanging up the trowel and putting up the work gloves means missing out on the simple pleasures of ushering in new plant life for the wintery season. Keeping our sproutlings warm in the winter has become a question each budding agriculturalist must answer for themselves; should we add…

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Why Do Plants Grow Faster in a Greenhouse than Outside

Whether your interest in a greenhouse stems from wanting efficient crop production or you’re just trying to figure out what a greenhouse even is, you’ve come to the right place. Greenhouses offer a controlled environment for your plants to grow and flourish under your care. So, do plants grow faster in a greenhouse than outside?…

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Does a Greenhouse Work in the Winter

As dedicated gardeners, we’ve all had that dream. The allure of hauling in baskets full of veggies during the cold later months of the year makes for a tantalizing idea, indeed- but is it possible? Can you grow plants in a greenhouse year-round? Does a greenhouse work in winter? Many kinds of greenhouses afford differing…

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Does a Greenhouse Need a Clear Roof

So, you’ve got this dream in your head. You want a greenhouse, square in the middle of your backyard, so you can grow the biggest, fattest, juiciest tomatoes on the block and start your seedlings earlier for a higher yield. Every gardener knows the feeling, and many gardeners have looked at their materials, found that…