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How Does My Garden Grow? : Tips and Tricks

Basic tips for gardening

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Square foot gardening

As you plant, put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole. Plants will grow larger, leafier and greener. 4(epsom salts) to 1(sugar) ratio.

Start Perennials the Easy Way - How would you like to save money on plants? Start perennials from seed with this easy method: Plant your seeds in a milk jug, set it outside and let Mother Nature do the rest.

Boot Room & Storage

How to Make Bone Meal for Your Garden from Turkey Bones

Recycled windows & doors comprise this garden green house!

Simple aphid control - something yellow covered in vaseline

garden shed ideas garden-and-yard

Itty Bitty Green House now I am regretting not picking up our neighbor's old windows they threw out last week.

Drip irrigation- A pinner wrote: I do this every year and it works great! Especially during a long Texas drought- less water waste. The only thing that kept my plants going, and once the plants get growing they hide the bottles. Quick and easy way to fertilize too!

45 Ideas of How To Recycle Plastic Bottles | decorations | Recycle plastic creative

Inexpensive Mini Greenhouses - These worked PHENOMENALLY for seed starting this year. It was nice to be able to easily carry them all in when there was a frost warning. I kept the lids on during the day to keep heat/moisture in.

Garden shed..... Level: Whovian.

how to fold a box from newspaper. Then you can plant your seeds in them then plant the whole thing in the ground! Click on Diagram for pattern

Garden Tip – Soak Your Seeds Before Planting Them

Grandma's secret weapon for composting - from Desperate Gardener

build your own rain barrel

26 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

2-Liter Soda Bottles have several great uses! If you cut the bottom off, you can use them to cover seedlings like mini greenhouses. They also protect them from frost, wind, and strong rain.

Using egg shells in the garden

20 great greenhouses from repurposed windows.

A greenhouse made of Lego... 100 000 pieces! Woaw!!

self watering hanging basket

Vegetable Keep Sacks, small size is designed for garlic, the medium for onions, the large for potatoes. Made from a cotton and linen fabric that allows air to circulate but blocks out light to prevent sprouting. They have drawstrings with toggles for easy filling and dispensing.