My Current and Future Garden
What's in my garden now and what I would like my garden to become.
Keep in mind, no vegetable will grow in full shade. The following crops will produce with three to six hours of sun per day. Beets - Salad Greens, such as leaf lettuce, arugula, endive, cress, and radicchio - Broccoli - Cauliflower- Peas- Beets- Brussels Sprouts Radishes Swiss Chard Leafy Greens, such as collards, mustard greens, spinach, and kale Beans
Lemon tree for Container Gardening from WhiteOneRiceCouple
25 No-Cost (or Low-Cost) Garden Ideas OMG so awesome
How to grow a pineapple
I never knew this! Flip the bell peppers over to check their gender. The ones with four bumps are female and those with three bumps are male. The female peppers are full of seeds, but sweeter and better for eating raw and the males are better for cooking.
A previous pinner said... "My neighbour 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."
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.
Smoke bush - this is a wonderful bush for the garden. The blooms are very airy, thus the name smoke bush. Also changes colors with the seasons. Highly drought tolerant, tree/shrub
DIY greenhouse project. 1 of 12, built from recycled stained glass windows, stairway spindles, salvaged bricks and terracotta plaques to a classic Victorian design to match the architecture of the house
How to make a raised bed garden
Mix used coffee grounds with crushed dry egg shells and your tomato plants won't have blossom rot.
Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms.
DIY walkway. use a picture frame with multiple spaces, and a $4.00 bag of cement. Prettier and cheaper way to do a walk.
Dual purpose - Lettuce shade & cucumber climbing frame. such a neat idea.