It seems like lately these have been some pretty strange times to be alive. We miss our friends. We miss going out. Heck, we miss running a quick errand without worry! So while we adjust to doing absolutely everything we can from home there’s one thing we shouldn’t neglect to...
The Benefits of Growing Your Own Plants
Start a Compost
With Earth Day here again (It’s the 50th Anniversary!) we thought we should just talk about how easy it is to save your food and plant scraps from the landfill and create your own compost pile at home. There are a number of ways to go about it, but one...
Best Seeds to Start Indoors
Did you know that not all seed varieties need to be started indoors before transplanting? There are some seeds that actually prefer to start outdoors in soil. But here are the seeds that do best when sprouted indoors, like in an AeroGarden, where conditions are optimal for starting those little...
Start With The Source - The Process of Seed Selection
Anyone growing in an AeroGarden knows that the seeds are a huge part of the success of your garden. AeroGarden takes great pride in the rigorous testing and research that goes into our seed pod development. We sat down with Emma Neuberger, Product Development Scientist, to find out more about...
My tomatoes or peppers have flowers, but why aren't they setting fruit?
Tomatoes can be a little finicky! Outdoors, they may not set fruit if days are too hot or too cool, if nights are too warm or too cool, if the soil is too wet or too dry, and so on. If your tomatoes are blooming then you are on the...
Why We Love The Bounty
First introduced in the Fall of 2015, the Bounty 9-pod garden has quickly become a favorite among AeroGardeners. Even in the AeroGarden Lab, the Bounty is everywhere, being used for germination tests, growing new and exciting seed varieties and nurturing beautiful plants for photo and video shoots throughout the year. ...
Mixing Plants from Different Seed Pod Kits
Can you? The answer is yes! You can mix different types of plants together if you prune them as needed to manage growth. Herbs, Flowers and Salads are easiest to mix and match together. Tomatoes/Peppers mixed with any other plants will provide more of a challenge, and in some cases...
Different Types of Peppers & their Characteristics
Our 11 variety of peppers and all you need to know about them!
5 Steps to Getting Perfect Peppers
If you’ve decided to start growing peppers in your AeroGarden, congratulations and welcome to flavortown! There are so many varieties of peppers, giving you a wide range of flavor (as well as heat) that you can use in everything from soups to sauces. Since growing any flowering veggie or fruit...
The blossoms are falling off my peppers.
It is common and perfectly normal for pepper plants to drop some of their flowers, even under normal conditions and when they are being properly pollinated. Here at AeroGrow we have occasionally seen them lose a third of their flowers, and yet still produce a beautiful, bountiful crop of peppers...