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Growing and Gardening

Growing and Gardening

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Step by step, year by year, how to grow asparagus

How to Grow Asparagus

Pennies around Hosta plants as a slug deterrent. Slugs won't cross copper because it imparts a slight electric charge when they touch it.

how to plant asparagus

How To Build A Squash Arch

How To Build A Squash Arch — Self Sufficiency Magazine

I always plant flowers with my vegetable garden. Here is a good list of flowers you might want to plant in with your veggies and why.

Homestead Revival: Adding Flowers To The Vegetable Garden

Sturdy trellis is ideal for squash, cucumber, melons and other vining crops. Trellising vines increases air circulation to minimize disease problems. Keeps vines and fruits off soil for a cleaner, better harvest.

Cedar A-Frame Squash Support

Make clean-up easy by cutting a hole in the tabletop. I need to remember this!

$288 Gardening Station

One day maybe I will have my own green house! INDOOR GARDEN :: Love love love this greenhouse! GOOD IDEA: Keep plants together on wooden trays labeled with the types of plants. | #greenhouse #greige #houseplants

Step by step instructions for making a fountain with a regular flower pot

Fountain in a Pot

Soaking seeds before planting is an “old time” gardener’s trick that many new gardeners are not aware of. When you soak seeds before planting, you can significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for a seed to germinate. Let’s look at the reasons for soaking seeds and how to soak seeds.… By Heather Rhoades | Gardening Know How

Seed Soaking: Tips For Soaking Seeds Before Planting

A beautiful garden path made from wooden disks! Easy to make if you have a good drop saw! Looks great in this veggie garden.

Domesticated Nomad: June 2011

Stone garden pathway

Stone garden pathway | Gardens Click

Hostas in a pot: every spring they return, in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy for a fuller look.

A Watering Can That Pours Crystals - Crafts by Amanda

Watch out for Poison Oak & Ivy - a good guide on "How to treat and avoid poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac"

Got Weeds? Use Vinegar, Not Roundup

Going on Vacation? 3 DIY Self Watering Ideas for the Garden!

Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. It's a good companion plant with lavender.

How do you identify poison ivy

Keep your hostas looking like this with Irish Spring Soap

I'm going to start gathering rocks that make "feet" to put in a flower bed or on a path.

nice idea instead of a window box--eliminates the "old" dirt issue...

Adding to my flower garden this year! Angelonia -It's easy to grow and flowers profusely, great plant for our dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it!

Recycled garden tool organization

Who knew? Hostas in a pot! every spring they the pot! Add geraniums and ivy.