Vegetable families sounds like a sophisticated concept when in reality it is very simple: know which crops are related and either keep them together in the garden bed, or prevent them from following one another when practicing crop rotation.
Vegetable Families and Crop Rotation
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I need to remember this for next year when planting my patio pots!
Carrots are ready to pick when they are about 3/4 of an inch across at the top, just below the green stem. The orange of the carrot may be sticking above ground, or you can gently remove the dirt from around the stem to take stock of the size. When To Harvest Carrots, Gardens Ideas, Green Thumb, Carrots Veggie, Gardens 101, When To Harvest Onions, Gardens Vegetables, Squashes Plants, Gardens Growing
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Growing orchids indoors I def need this, mine are sticks.
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Grow seedlings in recycled containers as greenhouses. Any clear plastic container will do. Use paper towel rolls or toilet paper rolls as a pot. When ready to plant, simply place the whole roll in the ground and plant.
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Grow your own celery from your remains from the store. Just chop of the base and plant. One week of growth shown in photo. <<<< want to try!
Interesting --> container garden in a raised bed. very cool w/ link to diy instructions on building the bed.
eer, as well as other animals, "including cats, dogs, rabbits, foxes and racoons, [don't like] the scent of vinegar even after it has dried. [To keep these pesky] visitors out of your garden [soak] several rags in full-strength white vinegar and place them on stakes around [the] garden, particularly around areas such as vegetables and flower beds. Re-soak the rags every 7-10 days." Vinegar Using, Keep Rabbits Outs Of Gardens, Keep Cat Outs Of Gardens, Flowers Fresh, Vinegar Uses, Flowers Pots, Apples Cider Vinegar, Keep Animal Outs Of Gardens, Cut Flowers
Great tips for using #vinegar in the garden!
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Interesting idea for starting plants. Little Green houses...