66 Fruits and Vegatables You Can Grow At Home In Containers Without A Garden
Rose bush cutting stuck into a potato and planted will produce another rose bush. hmmm amazing. amateurgardening.
Planting tomatoes with a couple of aspirin and some crushed chicken egg shells. The aspirin is to help jump start the plant's immune system. I'll put three or four crushed egg shells into the hole as well. The eggs supply a nice calcium boost, which will help prevent blossom end rot, that nasty brown patch on the bottom of tomatoes that lack calcium (the fish head bones and bone meal also help with that).
Great tip! Before gardening/yard work, drag your nails across a bar of soap, claw-like. The soapy buildup will protect the area under the nail bed from a soily invasion. Once you are done mucking about in the dirt you’ll find that washing up is a breeze!
How to edge flowerbeds like a pro in minutes! - via Funky Junk Interiors
Mason Jar Herb Garden (hint - put small stones in bottom to allow the dirt to drain and you can monitor how much water is in there.. also for water use either, a long spout watering can, a spritz bottle or just shove a few ice cubes in there, they will water as they melt... no mess) put in a sunny spot so that herbs will thrive!
DIY mason jar herb garden! So cute for the kitchen wall.
Gardening: Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.
1 gallon of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work. Check out my before and after photos. I took the first photo right before I sprayed the weeds and the after photo about 24 hours later.
Love this idea to repurpose broken stemware: pop in a citronella candle and then put glass down in a plant. Pretty at night and keeps bugs away!
Adding to my flower garden this year! Angelonia -It's easy to grow and flowers profusely, great plant for our dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it!
space savings way to grow peas or other vining plants
Freezing corn on the cob the quick & easy way. (And it does retain all of it's fresh corn taste too!)
Got Pallets? Hate weeding? Don't feel like turning up a bunch of grass? Use a pallet as a garden bed - staple garden cloth on the backside of the pallet fill with dirt and start growing!
How to Grow Indoor Trees - Lemons, limes, oranges, kumquat, clementine, strawberry, blueberry, grapefruit, banana, pineapple, papaya, nectarine, kiwi, apple, avocado, tomato, and figs!
packing A LOT in a little space! LOVE IT.