violas...so pretty and this is so easy to achieve...place a 4" pot of blooming violas or any flowering plant ( miniature rose bushes are gorgeous set up like this, bought at most florists or greenhouses in the Spring ) .. don't let them dry out but never let them sit in water and enjoy them for weeks on your window sill...transfer to your garden and prolong their beauty.
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Regrow roses!!! "My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works." (quote from link)
lets try this again...
Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential, and calcium is often greatly lacking in our soils. 95% of a dry eggshell is calcium carbonate. When planting your tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. Theyll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.
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