A cutting off a tomato plant will root easily in a cup of water. That makes it easy to keep your indoor tomatoes, AND start some for the outdoor garden! Simply trim a new, growing tip, about 3 inches long, off the newest growth of a tomato in your AeroGarden. Drop...
Root tomatoes for your outdoor garden
Thanks to Amber for sharing this gorgeous photo of her just-germinated dill. To share photos of your AeroGarden, please post them on our facebook page at www.facebook.com/aerogarden.
Jamaican Jerk Marinade -- Great on Ribs!
Add some Caribbean fire by grilling chicken breasts or ribs in this hot and spicy jerk marinade. 1) Add tarragon vinegar to “Vinegar, Citrus or Wine #1” mark on the Herb n’ Serve. 2) Add a handful of AeroGarden thyme leaves. 3) Turn ON the Herb ’n Serve until the...
"Deadhead" for more flowers
"Deadheading" is the rather strange term used by gardeners to describe the process of removing fading or dead flowers off of a living flower plant, encouraging the growth of more beautiful flowers. However strange it may sound, it works! As your blooms reach the end of their beauty, gently pinch...
Lemon-Mint Kabob Marinade
The refreshing combination of lemon and mint in this marinade enhances chicken or lamb kabobs. 1) Add dry white wine to “Vinegar, Citrus or Wine #1” line on the Herb ‘n Serve. 2) Add a handful of AeroGarden mint, oregano and chives. 3) Turn ON the Herb ’n Serve until...
Trim low growth off maturing tomato plants for better-looking plants
As tomatoes grow taller, the lower leaves receive less and less light. This sometimes causes these lower leaves to curl and brown. The best thing for your tomato plant, and for their appearance, is to trim off these lower leaves. This frees the plant up to focus on the top...
Fiery Chili-Lime Marinade
Add a spicy kick to chicken wings or spareribs. 1) Add lime juice to “Vinegar, Citrus or Wine#1” line on the Herb ‘n Serve. 2) Add a handful of AeroGarden oregano. 3) Turn ON Herb ’n Serve until herbs are chopped. 4) Turn OFF & add dark rum to...
Tending the Garden
Thanks to Amy for this great photo of her mom tending a mega-cherry tomato garden, loaded with vine-ripened, homegrown tomatoes. To share photos of your AeroGarden, please post them on our facebook page at www.facebook.com/aerogarden.
Tips for Thyme and Oregano
Low growing, busy plants like thyme and oregano deliver bigger long term yields when you frequently trim back the long, spindly shoots. Cutting back these shoots encourages more bushy growth, leading to bigger long term harvests.
Red Wine Grilling Marinade for the Herb 'n Serve
A basic marinade that tastes great with beef or lamb. 1) Add red wine vinegar to “Vinegar, Citrus or Wine #1” marking on the Herb ’n Serve 2) Add handful of fresh AeroGarden herbs (parsley, thyme and oregano work well) 3...