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windowsill herb garden

windowsill herb garden
Posted by Jami K. from Arizona on 2009-03-12 02:02:00

Instructions say to fertilize monthly and 'pinch' often. What is 'pinching'?


  • pinching
    Posted by Jane from zone 7 on 2009-03-28 10:11:00

    Pinching is taking your fingernails to gently "cut" the top of the plants. It usually makes the plant bush out.
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