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.
How to Prune Tomatoes
A guide to hardy plants for multiple zones with tips and ideas for a successful perennial garden.
Use a muffin pan ro make holes to plant your seeds.
This is the first edging I have ever seen that I like. It allows the lawn mower to cut right up to the edge! - interiors-designe...
Continuous cilantro growing method, worth pinning even if a second time!
Basically, a good rule to remember is that if you grow a plant for the fruit or the root, it needs full sun. If you grow it for the leaves, stems, or buds, a little shade will be just fine.
Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (Ive always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge works beautifully.) When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil
Carrots are easy to grow in pots. Gonna try it this year.
Container gardening Pots of flowers on your fence.. You could make sure they were in the way of the sprinkler system..
clever garden markers - more on the website! :)
Pinner says: Spring is coming and this is the BEST Weed Spray. I made 3 gallons for around $4.00 last year after seeing a pin. Worked better than Round Up & killed the weeds/stray grass on first application. One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, 1/2 c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle.