Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a rosebush. The peel's potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease.
Add Natural Accents Grapevine wreath around a shallow bowl
Gardening 101: How to tell when vegetables are ready to harvest
Copper kills slugs where as salt only dehydrates them, but they continue to live....Penny Ball for the garden. Pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. I love this idea. It looks old and new and beautiful. I need this to keep the slugs off my strawberries! -- House of Hawthornes: Bowling Ball Yard Art
Gardening Tip - Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener. 4(epsom salts) to 1(sugar) ratio. Good to know!
Aspirin is the remedy for fungal headaches Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases.
35 Pest, Disease and Weed Remedies--green and safe
While this seed packet album is cool, the best thing is that pattern!! Figure out this in a quilt top
Tips for growing fresh basil...herb of the freakin' gods!!
DIY watering can fountain-- this is stunning!
A cheap way to make a garden/outdoor bench.
Inexpensive Mini Greenhouses - good idea!
How to grow each and every vegetable you can think of - packed with info
I want to make this! DIY Furniture Plan from Ana-White.com Cedar raised bed make gardening easier, more accessible, more economical, and more efficient. But often a cedar raised bed can cost hundreds of dollars. With this plan, I figured out how to create raised cedar beds - deep ones - for about $10 each.
10 dollar raised beds