The Pumpkin Project from Growing in Pre K. Open a pumpkin, add soil & water & watch the seeds already inside the pumpkin grow. Also links to other activities to teach about & observe the pumpkin life cycle. Recommends reading the book "Pumpkin Jack" several times during this process. Water, Remember This, Grow A Seed In A Pumpkin, Pumpkins, Seeds, Fall Porches, Garden, Halloween, Kid
Science - Open up the pumpkin, add a little soil and water, and watch the seeds (which are already inside the pumpkin) grow. // FUN - need to remember this for next year!
Growing Peppers...troubleshooting. Good to know in the future as this year was super for me in terms of pepper production. Growing Pepper Plants, Planting Green Pepper Plants, Bonni Plant, Bell Peppers, Growing Peppers In Pots, Green Peppers Growing, Growing Green Peppers, How To Grow Peppers, Gardening Peppers
Vertical growing allows almost any gardener to find a space for melons. There are many advantages of going vertical with your melon vines. Space is the most obvious. What may have engulfed a 10 to 20 foot wide swath through the garden can be trellised to take up no more than a 3 foot wide "footprint" of garden space. Plant, Garden Ideas, Square Foot Gardening, Garden Tips, Grow Melon, Vertic Grow, Foot Wide, Trelli, Garden Spaces
Vertical growing allows almost any gardener to find a space for melons. There are many advantages of going vertical with your melon vines. Space is the most obvious. What may have engulfed a 10 to 20 foot wide swath through the garden can be trellised to take up no more than a 3 foot wide "footprint" of garden space.
Harvest sage before the plant flowers. Gather sprigs, tie in a loose bundle and hang upside down in a cool, airy place. Do not dry in direct sunlight. When the sprigs are dry and brittle, remove the leaves from the stems. Store either crumbled or whole in airtight containers. USAGE: Aromatic, cosmetic, culinary, decorative, and medicinal.Sage is used for insect repellent and for fragrance in potpourris. It also is used for infusions to color hair silver and it stimulates the skin in facial Plant, Dri Herb, Herb Garden, Herbs, Fragrances, Colors, 2 Year Olds, Facials, Hair
Fried Sage for garnishes.
instead of those pesky lightbulbs you must replace; glow in the dark pebbles. a must
[ Idea: Designing an herb spiral ] Click through to check out this herb spiral a few years after planting. Be sure to also visit the link that shows what it looks like at the beginning. http://www.hipchickdigs.com/2012/05/herb-spiral-update/ Herbs Spiral, Idea, Spirals, Spiral Design, Herb Spiral, Spiral Herb Garden, Herbs Garden, Spiral Plant, Permacultur
Designing an herb spiral
veggie box trellis I really like the use of twine, because at the end of the season you can just remove it, no dealing with dead vines intertwined on wire mesh! Can probably be composted too, win, win! Plant, Garden Ideas, Veggie Gardens, Raised Gardens, Pea, Garden Trellis, Backyard, Garden Boxes, Raised Garden Beds
veggie box trellis
Smart Gardener - best garden planning app I've seen by far. Helps you plan your perfect garden according you your area and number of people in your household. Gives you weekly to-do lists so you won't miss a beat and helps you stay on top of tending to your veggies. LOVE! What To Plant Where, Green Thumb, Daily Reminder, Daili Remind, Designing A Garden, Plants, Veggie Garden Design, Gardens, Websit
A website that plans your garden FOR YOU! You tell it where you live, it tells you what to plant and when, designs your garden for you, and gives you daily reminders of what to do.
Vertical veg garden seen at Malvern Show. Such a clever idea!
Look for Unused Space
Propagating Rosemary - mentions a product called rooting hormone...
Drought resistant -Russian Sage-We can't help but love Russian sage. One of the toughest plants, it offers fragrant silvery foliage and plumes of violet-purple blooms. Taller varieties are great for the back of the border. Not only is it heat and drought resistant, but deer, rabbits, and most other pests steer clear of it Russian Sage, Garden Borders, Front Yards, Droughttoler Perenni, Perennial Plants, Drought Resistant Plants, Drought Toler, Flower, Deer
Love Russian Sage!