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Place hay under pumpkins, squash to keep them from rotting as they touch soil and to protect from soil dwelling insects.

Cantitoe Corners: Martha's Vegetable Garden

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How to plant bare root roses: tips and tactics from The Old Farmer's Almanac gardening blogger, Doreen G. Howard.

plant bare root roses

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Make your own potato tower - no digging up potatoes! Yields about 25 lbs/tower. Neat idea.

Good night, Posterous

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Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential, and calcium is often greatly lacking in our soils. 95% of a dry eggshell is calcium carbonate. When planting your tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.

Alternative Gardning: Adding calcium for tomato plants

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How to Take Rose Cuttings Properly

If You Want To Take Rose Cuttings You Need To See This

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10 Houseplants that clean indoor air

10 Houseplants that clean indoor air @ its-a-green-life

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vegetable garden---The tubs are “galvanized stock tanks” -- cattle troughs. JB drilled ¼” holes throughout the bottom of the tubs for drainage and put down filter cloth before filling them with dirt.

~All natural green ant killer for pennies and it works just as well as expensive poison! This natural ant killer can be used in a garden to sustain an organic environment~

A Gardener's Checklist for Early Spring -- it's about that time! Advice on winter cleanup, spring pruning, sowing seeds, planting late-season bulbs, creating containers, dividing perennials, planting trees, and planning a vegetable garden.

Printable for what to compost & what not to compost - I was surprised about a couple of items in the "no" list:paper towels and cardboard. Now I know!