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Vitex Plant Resources

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Glossary of Gardening Terms

Expand your vocabulary or clarify some common gardening words and phrases with this easy-to-follow glossary of common terms. Bookmark this for later use! Acidic soil - Any soil with a pH lower than 7. Alkaline (basic) soil - Any soil with a...  Read more

7 Things Your Seed Packet Can Tell You

The back of every commercially bought seed packet provides a basic how-do guide for growing that particular plant. Compiled with information on lighting, sowing depth and more, this article will help you decode what all of those gardening terms mean....  Read more

Cultivating a Child-Friendly Backyard

Imagine that you are the same age as your child… What grade were you in? Who was your teacher? Your best friend? Favorite game? Imagine that you are outside… Did you have a place that you considered your own? A treehous...  Read more

An Introduction to Companion Planting

Companion planting, briefly, is the act of planting different crops in your garden in close physical proximity, based on the theory that they will help each other. The main use of this method is for deterring pests and disease without resorting to sy...  Read more

How to Create and Follow a Garden Plan

Think you’re ready to get your nails dirty in the garden? Before you begin planting, the best way to keep organized and execute your dream garden is to create and then follow a garden plan. This will usually include a list of what you are plant...  Read more

Ionic purifier - good/bad for house plant?
Updated 1/17/2014 1:25:19 PM

I just brought my plants back to an old job and they are not doing good. While I was gone my office co-worker bought an Ionic purifier. We turned it off a few days ago & the plants are looking better. Does anybody have any thoughts or comments on thi...  Read more

Do you drink plant protein powder?
Updated 1/17/2014 4:57:49 AM

I have been drinking plant protein powder mixed with water in the morning. I have more energy and don't get hungary until lunch....  Read more

Help with a mostly plant based, GF, low fat diet?
Updated 7/1/2013 1:33:50 PM

So, my doctor wants me to go to more of a plant based diet (only eating fish and small amounts of skinless poultry, but very small) that is LOW FAT based on recent testing (have tried low carb, but not good for me). Problem is that I also need to be...  Read more

Plant-based diet vs High Protein/Fat diet
Updated 11/30/2013 12:49:59 PM

Hi! I've been doing a lot of research into the best ways of eating, more for general health (especially heart health) than weight loss (since I believe the only way to really lose weight is to cut calories, no matter what kind of 'diet' you eat)...  Read more

Transitioning to a plant-based diet
Updated 12/22/2013 8:00:44 AM

I am in the process of transitioning from a Paleo-type diet to a more plant-based diet and sometimes it is HELL! Some people have a sweet tooth...but me...I have a meat tooth! 4 What do I do about my craving for meat? Besides nuts (wh...  Read more

Healthy Eating Example:

Eat more foods that grow on trees and plants and eat less food that is manufactured in plants....  Read more

Eating Heathy

Eat more foods that grow on trees and plants and eat less food that is manufactured in plants....  Read more

Eat To Live

A group for those following Dr. Fuhrman's guidelines for a plant based, nutrient-dense, healthy lifestyle. NEVER feel deprived. Gain health, lose weight, live well. EAT TO LIVE!...  Read more

The No-More-Excuses Guide to Vegetable Gardening

Spring is here! These sunnier days and warmer temperatures are lifting my spirits and making my runs so much more enjoyable. But the thing that I get most excited about this time of year is my fruit and vegetable garden!I started gardening for severa...  Read more

A Minute With: Triathlete, Firefighter and "Engine 2" Author Rip Esselstyn

World-class professional triathlete turned firefighter Rip Esselstyn knows how to eat right and stay in shape. The son, grandson, and great-grandson of renowned physicians, he had been eating a plant-based diet for years. So when he discovered that o...  Read more