DIY Apartment Garden
❀❁❀❁Gardening ideas for smaller spaces.❁❀❁❀
diy terracotta votives
Sugar and Charm: diy terracotta votives
For the Deck- Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant, plus, the leaves make a great healthy tea, and the cut up stems are great in Thai dishes, like Tom Lum (coconut milk) soup.
Snipping off the “suckers” from a tomato bush will help the plant to focus its power on the rising fruits instead of the leafs, Growing better, healthier fruit. Clipping any branches off at the bottom of the tomato plant that is reaching the ground helps to ward off insects and mostly disease, such as blights and wilts.
Newspaper Pots Take a sheet of newspaper and fold lengthwise within 1" of the top. Roll newspaper around can. Flip over can and fold in the bottom. Pressed this down FIRMLY. Flip right side up. While still holding newspaper closed, carefully slide out the can. You can then fold down the top of the newspaper so as to not need any tape.
Next time you boil eggs, save the water to but on your garden/plants. Water is enriched w/ calcium. So smart!
Patio Garden Tips Vertical Gardening on the Patio
Toilet paper tube smeared in peanut butter, rolled in birdseed - slip it over a branch or poll.
By Winny Pepping. What a great idea!
This is so cool! It's a DIY hydroponic window farm! A Windowfarm is a vertical, growing system that has year-round growing in almost any window. It lets plants use window light, the climate control of your living space, and organic "liquid soil." #DIY