Tomato Care - how to grow them better!
15 Vegetables you can Grow in Autumn - in the garden or containers. Keep yourself in fresh veggies for salads, stir-fries, soups, and savory dishes right through to the first frost!
Please do not use "Round up" or at least read about all the terrible stuff it does to our people and environment before deciding to do so. Try this instead. Thanks. vinegar weed killer
Why Use Roundup? Make Your Own Weed Killer
Stacked Worm Composting for Under $15. The Worm Factory works great; it makes finished worm castings in about a month; a pound of worms can eat about a pound of food a day; it produces a nutrient rich “tea” for fertilizing indoor or outdoor plants.Side note: I first made this faucet bucket for an experiment with bokashi composting.
Stacked Worm Composting for $15
How to prune tomatoes for the best harvest ever. Love these tips on how to get more yield from your plants.
How to Prune Your Tomato Plants for a Better Harvest
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THIS WORKS!! WE USE IT ALL THE TIME!!! SAVES US $$$ ON WEED KILLER AT HOME DEPOT!!!!! Natural Weed Killer 1 gallon vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, dash of dish washing detergent (makes it stick to the weeds). Mix well, spray on weeds in the morning, rejoice in their death that evening. This works best on a sunny day.
Worth a try - Natural Weed Killer — 1 gallon vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, dash of dish washing detergent (makes it stick to the weeds). Mix well, spray on weeds in the morning, rejoice in their death that evening. This works best on a sunny day.
Plant 8 cucumber seeds at the base of a 4-6 foot tomato cage and "help" it climb up the cage. It takes less garden space and makes harvesting easier. I did this for the first time last year and it is the best method I have ever used.
How to Grow More Cucumbers with Tomato Cages | eHow
Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for seeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. Of course, cornmeal will keep any seed from germinating, so don鈥檛 try this on your vegetable garden until your plants are established and you鈥檝e 铿乶ished planting seeds.
Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for seeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. Of course, cornmeal will keep any seed from germinating, so don’t try this on your vegetable garden until your plants are established and you’ve ﬁnished planting seeds.
Red Creeping Thyme - Fragrant & fast-growing 1" tall ground cover. Perfect with Sedums, KnockOut Roses, Ornamental Grasses, Daylilies, & Gaillardia.
growing sugar snap peas Plant two rows of seeds in a raised garden bed, placing them about a 1/2″ deep and sowing a seed every few inches. Support sugar snap peas with a trellis. Sugar snap peas are a viney veggie, and trellising the peas gives the growing plants the support they need.
Garden bed plan, for the corner of flower beds. This would make a great strawberry bed in our back yard
Haven't started your garden yet? Here's 3 easy tips for late gardening.
Corn 'On Deck Hybrid' - Sowing 9 seeds in a 24” diameter pot produces 27 ears of corn.
Could work if you are running power cords outdoors for the holidays.
Hydrangea cuttings. find a stem of softwood between the hard growth & the fleshy tip by bending it, softwood snaps clean. Cut a soft shoot that has several leaves. Trim it into 5" pieces that each have a leaf toward the top.Remove extra leaves then cut the remaining leaf in half to minimize evaporation and the need for watering Use rooting hormone; Use soilless mix & perlite.put a plastic bag, & put in a shady place mist to hydrate. about 4 wks, transplant & feed Plant cuttings next spring
Alternative Gardning: Rooting hydrangea cuttings
The lazy person's way to grow potatoes...yes, please!