Log in
There’s more to see...
Sign up to see the rest of what’s here!

Trenching - composting by digging a trench roughly 3-feet deep and filling it with compostable scraps, covering them with alternate layers of soil. Once completed leave them for 2-3months to break down and then plant your vegetables directing into the bed.

Keep this handy! There is a wealth of information here about dividing perennials! Also a list of best times to divide them. Definitely the best, clearest instructions I've seen yet.

Homemade wasp trap. So need this, we have wasps everywhere come spring!

How to build a cheap cold frame in under 30 minutes with no tools? Straw bales and old windows.

A list of Monsanto owned vegetable seeds and starts to avoid planting in your garden. Monsanto is the world's largest producer of genetically modified seeds.

Stack bags of dry concrete in a row, then wet down the bags for a week or until the concrete hardens, tear off paper.

remember this for next year when planting my patio pots!

12 tips for dealing with slugs in your garden (beyond salt)

Pruning Tomatoes- great article. Gave me the courage I needed to prune my out of control tomato plants!

Cut the bottom off a plastic pot to contain invasive plants & bury in the ground. I have been doing this for a few years & works great for containing plants that tend to spread, but that I still want to plant in the garden. This also works good for planting a plant in an area that tends to get filled with roots etc. from other plants. I will use a larger pot so that the plant can spread it's roots and grow deeper roots, but keeps other tree roots from choking out the one I planted.

How to Grow Hydrangeas From Cuttings, totally trying this....except I won't be stealing cutting from my neighbors! :)

Ladybug feeder- use raisins to attract ladybugs - Liz Evans. I never knew this.

hypertufa recipe! Make your own garden decor! Much Lighter then concrete!