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Garden inspiration!

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Garden inspiration!

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pinner says: pink zinnias and purple ageratum...I have these in my yard and the effect is amazing. They are easy self sow annuals!

plants - A - Ageratum - Page 17

FALL is the time to plant Spring bulbs. Iris, Crocus, Tulips, Hyacinths ECT

HowStuffWorks "Planting Bulbs"

Tips and tricks for growing delphiniums at |

Delphiniums: Growing Tips and Tricks - Empress of Dirt

When is the perfect time to harvest potatoes in the garden? The answer is in the visual changes that the plants go through during the growing process.

When to Harvest Potatoes in the Garden - Daily Pea

Layers of material for building soil in a lasagna garden. I filled my raised beds with similar layers last year to get them started.

Winter Vegetable Planting Dates

Winter Vegetable Planting Dates

Deer Repellent plants. Huge list of perennials and annuals that deer won't touch! includes pictures and descriptions

Graceful Gardens - Deer Repellent Plants

Weed killer: 1 gallon vinegar, 2 cups epsom salt, 1/4 cup dish soap

Tomato Care - how to grow them better!

Cotton Candy Grass: Perennial, drought tolerant, adds that touch of whimsy to the garden.

Planting by the moon.

Want a Great Garden? Use the Moon.

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!

SUCH a great infographic! Love the part on companion planting! Gonna print it to hang in my laundry room :)

Recipes for Canning Tomatoes: Stewed Tomatoes, Pizza Sauce, Spaghetti Sauce, Salsa - My Crazy Life as a Farmers Wife

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

13 Awesome Outdoor Bench Projects, Ideas Tutorials!

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51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

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’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.

Concrete stepping stones that look like vintage pillows. Fun!

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.