TUTORIAL I made newspaper pots to sow them in and get them started. The pots are super easy to make, free, and earth friendly. And once your seedlings are old enough to move out on their own you just pop them into the ground -- paper pot and all.
Strawberries growing in suspended gutters, could be a nice upcycling project if you have your gutters replaced...
How to Prune a Tomato Here are six good reasons to prune tomatoes: To grow more flavorful tomatoes. To grow larger tomatoes. To grow more tomatoes over the length of a season. To keep plant leaves and fruits off the ground and away from pests, insect damage, and fungal disease. To keep plants smaller and more compact. To allow tomatoes on the plant at the end of the seas
You will receive - 1 Patchouli Herb Plant in a 50 X 75mm tube - Powdered Seaweed concentrate to help prevent transplant shock - General growing instructions All of our Herb Plants are grown organically with certified organic potting mixes and fertilizers
Recycled Bicycle wheel for trellis.
When the growing gets tough courtesy of Jack Frost and company, take action by outfitting your garden with a homemade selection of season-stretching gear. Here, you’ll find our best ideas and plans for DIY cold frames, greenhouses, hoop houses, low tunnels, cloches and other tools that can keep the harvests coming throughout fall and beyond. No matter the size or style of your plot, you’ll find an effective garden-protection strategy that fits your budget.
Basket to put your fresh picked veggies in. Once they are in the basket just turn the hose on them to rinse them off. My husband made this for me --- I LOVE IT! It is so nice to have a dedicated basket for gathering veggies from the garden. It hangs on a hook on my back porch. Makes me happy every time I grab it.
When a cucumber is taken from the vine let it be cut with a knife, leaving about an eighth of an inch of the cucumber on the stem, then slit the stem with the knife from its end to the vine leaving a small portion of the cucumber on each division and on each separate slip there will be a new cucumber as large as the first.