Category: Fruits

  • How are Strawberries Grown Commercially?

    How are Strawberries Grown Commercially?

    Have you ever wondered how do they grow strawberries on a large scale commercially? Well this video shows from start to finish how strawberries are grown in California. Enjoy.

  • Top 10 Cold Hardy Fruit Trees┬áto Grow in Your Garden

    Top 10 Cold Hardy Fruit Trees to Grow in Your Garden

    In this post we are going to discuss about my top cold hardy fruit trees that I think every gardener needs to grow. Some of these on the list you may already be growing and some of them you may not be. The whole idea behind this article is just to help generate some ideas…

  • Is my Persimmon Tree Male or Female?

    Is my Persimmon Tree Male or Female?

    It’s a little known fact that persimmon trees have both male and female trees, and only the females produce fruit. In this video I’ll teach you how to identify the difference in male and female …

  • Healthy Japanese Snack (Hoshigaki)

    Healthy Japanese Snack (Hoshigaki)

    Hoshigaki is a healthy traditional Japanese snack which is made by drying astringent persimmons in fall. The persimmons are peeled and hanged outside to dry out. After about a week they start to darken and when that happens they need to be massaged gently every other day so the pulp inside can break down. After…

  • What is the Best Strawberry Variety to Grow?

    What is the Best Strawberry Variety to Grow?

    Hello and thank you for joining me. Gardening can be a bit tricky and sometimes we just need a little bit of help and this can turn around a troubled garden, so let’s keep those gardens on track. Today, our question comes from Mary in Denver. Colorado, which is in zone five, and the question…