Kill weeds kindly Be gentler to the environment—not so much to weeds—by using a natural plant killer rather than harmful herbicides. Mix 1 teaspoon of dishwashing liquid with 1 cup of salt and 1 gallon of white vinegar. Pour the solution on weeds sprouting in the cracks and crevices of sidewalks, front walks, and patio pavers.
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**** A better way to grow cilantro - try this method for a fast, continuous crop.
MUST grow some. Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant.
Learn how to graft fruit trees so that you can have multiple varieties on the same tree! Or turn that old crabapple tree into a productive Macintosh tree! I remember, as a kid, there was an tree in our yard that would bear four different varieties of apples--I never understood how that was possible, now I do. I must do with Pops pear trees!
Pawpaw - Zone 4-9 (but for zone 4 you must find the most hardy one that states zone 4) The fruit are nutritious and resemble the banana (often referred to as yellow banana). Fruits are high in potassium, iron, calcium, magnesium, plus other minerals.
Container Garden Pop Bottle Drip Irrigation