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Urban Garden Vertical Raised Beds

DIY Raised Garden Beds • Ideas & Tutorials!

Rooting hydrangea cuttings

Cinder block garden. Wouldn't rot like wood. Hmmm...

Grow a ... SUNFLOWER FORT this summer for the kids to play in. WHIMSICAL ! See this and MANY more ideas... Click >>>

Top 10 Tomatoes for Container Gardening Success

Epsom salt as fertilizer, pest deterrent, and seed starter, enhance quality of shrubs and lawn. Also, plant Marigolds with your veggies/herbs. For tomatoes bulbs: Drop 1 cup epsom salt and 1 cup of granulated sugar along with a few eggshells into the hole. Also, plant Marigolds with edibles to keep pests away.

What a great idea!!!! start seeds in ice cream cones and plant in to ground

Careless Gardener: The top five plants for low maintenance gardens

2013: Year of the Gerbera 'Royal Prince Bicolor Red' F1

No Garden? Here Are 66 Things You Can Can Grow At Home In Containers...

Brilliant! A website that plans your garden FOR YOU! You tell it where you live, it tells you what to plant and when, designs your garden for you, and gives you daily reminders of what to do.

a whole strawberry patch in a 55 gallon drum. ^i was going to do that with a garbage can and put a blueberry bush in the middle. I think I will. :)

66 Things You Can Grow in Containers

Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier

Get more food from better soil with less water with raised beds. Landscape designer Linda Chisari shares her design (and materials list), along with advice on sizing and adding a convenient irrigation system.

(S) 66 Things You Can Grow In Containers by Rachel Cemansky (also found at organicgardensnet...)

good way to water plants when you're on vacation...

Grow Sunflowers with Kids from The Golden Gleam

Gardening with Kids from Organic Gardening

How to Grow Sunflowers

How to Grow Sunflowers

DOING THIS IN THE FALL! Spring bulbs in Pots: store the potted bulbs in an unheated garage or storage room. You'll need to water every few weeks since the pots won't have access to rainfall. In addition to small pots, pack bulbs "shoulder-to-shoulder" in big containers for an abundant display in spring. Toss aside the spacing recommendations so you can get as many bulbs into the container that will fit.