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Great gardening tips and ideas! Most of them I didn't know about.

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (with pictures!)

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Ideas for planting a Container Herb Garden and tips for using the herbs in your kitchen.

Container Herb Garden - On Sutton Place

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Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (I’ve always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge – works beautifully.) When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil

Plant Buddies...guide on what to plant next to each other and which flowers keep certain bugs away. Fantastic info!!

Cold Hardy Avocado-- If you grow your tree in a container, it will stay about 5-7 feet tall. Small enough to move indoors and big enough to give you a lot of fruit.

HOW TO PROPAGATE LAVENDER FROM CUTTINGS - Works with rosemary also

Grow your own spinach indoors all winter!

Pleaching or plashing was common in gardens from the late Middle Ages until the 18th century. This technique is a kind of weaving of the branches of deciduous trees or shrubs to form a living fence. Sometimes branches woven together grow together, a natural grafting known as inosculation. Sir Walter Scott brought the technique back to popularity in England when he described such a fence in The Fortunes of Nigel.

Cold Hardy Avocado-- If you grow your tree in a container, it will stay about 5-7 feet tall. Small enough to move indoors and big enough to give you a lot of fruit.