DIY Garden Ideas
How We Are Turning a Foreclosure Yard Into Gardens of Beauty
Bee Balm - ABC Wednesday
SECRET Fertilizer :) My 'fertilizing cocktail' consists of mixing 1/2 bottle of cheap beer, 1 tablespoon of Epson salts, and 2 tablespoons of fish emulsion in a watering can (1-2 gallons). I do this to ALL my vegetable, flowers, and indoor plants. You will definitely notice the difference in a few weeks! Don't waste too much money on the beer. Cheapest still works great -- plants aren't picky!
Practical Gardening: Apply Homemade Fish Emulsion Fertilizer
Suggestions include choosing a diverse variety of plants and letting some vegetables go to seed.
Beneficial insects: How to attract good bugs to your garden
Inhabit: permaculture explained. This short film is a trailer for Inhabit, a feature length documentary introducing permaculture. www.pinterest.com...
Inhabit: permaculture explained
The Permaculture Neighborhood Center - Permaculture Artisans HQ
Mycorrhizal Fungi: The Amazing Underground Secret to a Better Garden - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Straw Wattles for Garden Bed Edging - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Straw Wattles for Garden Bed Edging
A Better Rainwater-Harvesting System
Strainer Planter Wind Chimes
Punch holes in the plastic instruction tabs that come with your plants and put on a binder ring. I got a package of rings and a hole punch at Target (surprise!) for about $3.
Quick green bean trellis? Tie the strings to a rock! Then tie the strings to the top of whatever you’re letting your beans grow up (porch, fence, house, neighbour’s car) with the rock falling at the base of each bean plant.