10 Under-Used Trees and Shrubs For the Fruitful Edible Yard. As the movement toward local, sustainable food grows across the nation and around the world, more people are recognizing that our own yards offer plenty of opportunity for growing our own. Edible landscaping is the perfect complement to a vegetable garden. #gardengrowingtips
Phenology: Let Nature Tell You When To Do Your Garden Chores. Phenology is very useful in helping us figure out when to plаnt certаin vegetаbles in the gаrden. We look аt bloom times аnd leаves of other plаnts to let us know when the аmbient temperаture or soil temperаture is right for plаnting. Here аre some of the most common phenology tips for vegetаble gаrdening. #gardengrowingtips
Did you know..... Stones painted as strawberries when put around strawberry plants in the spring will keep birds from eating your berries because the birds will think the ripened berries are stones. www.facebook.com/pages/Backyard-Diva/117483991696529
Beautifully simple moss urn. how to grow moss.Take a clump of healthy moss and crumble it into your blender. Add 2 cups of buttermilk and 2 cups of water. Blend at the lowest speed until it is completely mixed and the consistency of a thin milk shake. (add water if necessary) Paint the mixture onto rocks, pots or statuary, or simply pour it on the ground wherever you'd like your moss to grow!