Posts by Ramon Gonzalez

Ramon Gonzalez
Ramon, better known in gardening circles as MrBrownThumb, is a garden blogging pioneer and author of the popular MrBrownThumb garden blog. He’s a garden speaker, workshop facilitator, community builder, garden educator, and seed saver. He’s written for print publications like the Chicago Tribune, Chicagoland Gardening Magazine, and websites such as TreeHugger and Mother Nature Network.
Carrot Harvest

Gardening Blog

The Foolproof Guide to Growing Carrots

Dreaming of growing delicious carrots for roasting, soups, and salads? It's easier than you might think to grow a good bounty of carrots you will actually be happy to pull out of the soil. See our guide to growing carrots for tips to ensure success every time.

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Freshly mulched garden

Gardening Blog

What’s the Best Mulch for My Garden?

Got mulch? You should! It is the easiest way to cut down the amount of weeds that grow in your garden, and the best way to lessen how much water you use in your landscape. Discover the different types of mulch available and decide which is the best mulch for your garden here.

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