10 Tips on Dividing Perennial Plants Divide to make healthier plants--and more of them. When dividing perennials, timing and technique are important. Perennial plants are healthiest and most productive when they are young and have room to spread. How wonderful that we can rejuvenate even the oldest residents of a garden by occasionally dividing them.
Not only does this tell you how to divide you plants but when to divide them.
10 Tips on Dividing Perennial Plants | Fine Gardening
Wall Gardening With mesh and wiring. Wall gardens are a perfect solution for minimal space like patios and tiny backyards. The living walls offers salad fixings along with creative, eye-catching conversations pieces. It is also a great idea for elderly gardeners or those with physical limitations where bending over and kneeling is virtually impossible. This system puts little to no stress on the back and knees and is simple enough for children to water and mist.
Vertical garden aka privacy fence
This bit of inspiration comes from Annette over at Pot-ted, a nursery and patioscaping company (and also one of our favorite shops for great plant containers, mid century outdoor furniture and succulents galore). When we were in the other day she showed us pictures of the planter she had just built. Heres how she did it: The wall was built with 12 cinder blocks (the kind you would
DIY Cinderblock planters!
IDEA to cover part of the garden on frost nights. Cinderblock raised beds and hoop house tutorial. Super smart!
Growing Your Own Vegetables, A Chart To Help.
Growing Vegetables Chart with info about watering, fertilizing, growing seeds.
Collecting and Storing Seeds
I want to make this! DIY Furniture Plan from Ana-White.com Cedar raised bed make gardening easier, more accessible, more economical, and more efficient. But often a cedar raised bed can cost hundreds of dollars. With this plan, I figured out how to create raised cedar beds - deep ones - for about $10 each.
GREEN BEANS AND STRAWBERRIES?10 dollar raised beds...
spiral grass succulent Moraea Tortilis
Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases. Lots of similar great tips here!
Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases.