My neighbour has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works.

Rolls of roses: Simply plunge the cuttings into the ground. Before planting cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but the row of allotment roses is proof it works.

Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for seeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. Of course, cornmeal will keep any seed from germinating, so don’t try this on your vegetable garden until your plants are established and you’ve finished planting seeds.

9 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds (Without Harming Mother Earth): Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for seeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. Of course, cornmeal will keep any seed fro

Wow, what a stunning plant {Dorothy Benedict Hosta}

wow, what a stunning plant {Dorothy Benedict Hosta} Hosta plants do well in shade or sun. They are impact plants and make a lovely showing. Edge your garden bed and they look even better.

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

hostas in a pot! every spring they return.in the pot! Add geraniums hostas in a pot, add ivy and shade annual and ivy

The journey of planting a potato. link has info on how to garden and what to plant with lots of pictures.  Garden with your kids - they will love it!

Excellent return on investment - turn 3 seed potatoes to of potatoes in 100 days. - Raised Urban Gardens www. - My Gardening Today

moss graffiti - • Collect 3-4 hands full of moss and put in a blender with 700ml of luke warm water. • Add 3-4 tablespoons of water retaining gel • Add 120 ml of buttermilk • Pulse the blender until the gel forms • Pour mix into bucket. • Paint on rough concrete/wooden surfaces. • keep an eye on the weather, if dry, mist weekly to make sure the moss re-grows. The water retaining gel will be of benefit here. • After about three weeks you should see your artwork growing in front of you.

Moss Paint or Moss Graffiti. Collect hands full of moss and put in a blender with of luke warm water.

Want to Make a Treehouse? • Awesome DIY Treehouse Projects and Tutorials!

Want to Make a Treehouse

How to grow blueberries at home - soil preparation, soil pH, which blueberries to grow, how much water blueberries need, best mulch for blue...

Growing Blueberries - Quick Guide and Master Grower's Tips

How to grow blueberries at home - soil preparation, soil pH, which blueberries to grow, how much water blueberries need, best mulch for blue. I frickin love blueberries

How to start garden seeds using eggshells as planters. Not only are they a great way to recycle, eggshells help benefit the plant growth! Perfect for Earth Day.

Egg Shell Planter How to start garden seeds using eggshells as planters. Not only are they a great way to recycle, eggshells help benefit the plant growth!

Add some simple edging to any flower beds that will protect them from the mower. | 39 Budget Curb Appeal Ideas That Will Totally Change Your Home

39 Budget Curb Appeal Ideas That Will Totally Change Your Home

Lawn edging idea - It allows the lawn mower to cut right up to the edge! Back yard idea

Love these gorgeous ice lanterns! Perfect for the front porch now that it's so cold outside! And so easy to make too!

How to Make Ice Lanterns (Ice Candles)

How to Make An Ice Lantern diyhomesweethome. Ice lanterns are so pretty. Decorative leaves and berries frozen inside the walls of the ice lantern.

Chicken Run - love this for between the garden rows. what a great idea. bug control without crop destruction!

Chicken Run - love this for between the garden rows. what a great idea. bug control without crop destruction! (does this go in "chickens" or "garden"?

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Rainbow Carrot Mix - six crazy colors, 250 heirloom seeds, spring garden, fun for kids! A fun mix of colored carrots to brighten your table and entertain your kids. Varieties are listed below.

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Lawn edging idea - It allows the lawn mower to cut right up to the edge! Back yard idea

homemade sunscreen

How To Make A Safe And Effective Homemade Sunscreen

How to make homemade sunscreen! cup Diaper Rash Cream (I used Desitin Maximum Strength) 1 tablespoon Coconut Oil 1 tablespoon Cocoa Butter 1 tablespoon Aloe Vera Gel 1 teaspoon Sesame Oil 1 teaspoon Beeswax drops Lavender Essential Oil (optional)

30 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

What kid doesn't love a tree house? Build a super-simple tree house - 30 DIY Ideas How To Make Your Backyard Wonderful This Summer

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