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Sweet Smell of the South - Gardenia (my favorite flower)

Powdery Mildew (MOLD).... Zucchini and Squash are very suseptable to it.(a form of fungus) Make a strong solution of chamamile tea and let it cool. Put tea in a spray bottle and spray the plant with it. Repeat as needed, but that should do it..... Chamamile tea is a natural fungacide. This is an organic method. best to use on food.

Large Cucumber Trellis with Lettuce underneath. Great price -- but how to make cheaper??

Companion Planting | What NOT To Plant Together

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: Advice on plot size, which vegetables to grow, and other vegetable garden planning tips from The Old Farmer's Almanac.

Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. Perfect for my deck! You can get the materials from : amazon

6 Insect Repellent Plants to Grow; repel mosquitoes, gnats, ticks, fleas, and more

Learn how to rescue plants that are dying with the practical advice and tips in this handy Garden Plants Guide.

66 Things you can grow in containers

Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier

Petunias with dusty miller, such a stunning it!!

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Glam Rock' (Horwack) - Shrubs & Roses - Thompson & Morgan colorful flowers, gardening, landscaping,

Cut-and-Come-Again Lettuce - varieties of lettuce you can cut, and that will grow back (like grass)

Never Pay For Onions Again: Grow Them Indoors. This page has all sorts of interesting ideas for growing plants indoors.

Mosquito-repelling plants for your deck.– Citronella, Catnip, cascading geranium, sweet broom, rosemary, marigolds, blue & white ageratum.

Heucheras, the "new hostas" for shady spots. So colorful!

Top 10 Plants You Can't Kill - These 10 plants are not only tough as nails, but they're pretty, too. Turn your black thumb into a green thumb with these top picks.

Ideas : Mini-raised beds

When to plant different vegetable varieties

This is a MUST READ for anyone growing tomatoes. There's LOTS of science behind this planting plan that makes super healthy plants. Links give even more advice/ with pictures.

Canning Peaches 101 - HOMEGROWN

Monster Tomato Fertilizer Recipe * 2-3 doz. Crushed Egg Shells * 2 cups Bone Meal * 1/2 cup Epsom Salts * 14 Crushed Aspirin ~ natural rooting hormone * 1/4 cup of this Mix ~ Add to Bottom When Planting Tomats

Step by step instructions for making a fountain out of a regular pot

Plants for the shade

old wagon wheel