Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and is a natural weed killer. Sprinkle baking soda around all of the edges of garden areas to keep the grass and weeds from growing into flower beds. Just lightly cover the soil twice a year – spring and fall.
Container grown lemon tree: Some great container tips for citrus trees at the link. 2 months ago container gardens lemons grow your own lemon tree garden fruit trees DIY 217 notes 2 Comments Share this
Some tips for growing cucumbers. Remember cucumbers are heavy feeders so be sure to feed them often. I use a weak solution of miracle grow or the generic/store brand weekly. Cucumbers need lots of rich soil, lots of manure and heat and water.
Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips'
GARDEN: White - Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips' / Easy to grow; self-seeds.
Old windows, mini greenhouse. - Old windows, mini greenhouse.
To grow more flavorful tomatoes. To grow larger tomatoes. grow more tomatoes over the length of a season. To keep plant leaves and fruits off the ground and away from pests, insect damage, and fungal disease.
Vertical garden - spaghetti squash and tomatoes
Do this in the fall. Spring bulbs in Pots: store the potted bulbs in an unheated garage or storage room. You'll need to water every few weeks since the pots won't have access to rainfall. In addition to small pots, pack bulbs "shoulder-to-shoulder" in big
Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential. When planting tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.
DIY Small Greenhouse - Ideas for our backyard hoophouse
You can buy a tomato trellis kit or build your own and I show you how. Either way growing tomatoes on a vegetable trellis is a great method of supporting tomato vines.
Easy Season Extension: PVC Hoop House Cinderblock raised beds and hoop house tutorial.
How to Save Vegetable Seeds: Seed-Saving Guide
Saving Vegetables Seeds: Tomatoes, Peppers, Peas and Beans Saving Vegetables Seeds: Tomatoes, Peppers, Peas and Beans Saving seed from one year to plant the next is an age-old tradition.
Top 10 Rules for Spring Gardening
Top 10 Rules for Spring Gardening : HGTV --Water Deeply; your garden needs at least an inch of water a week
Canning Zucchini - According to Putting Food By, zucchini and other summer squashes can be canned at of pressure for 35 - 40 minutes. (Depending on if you have quarts or pints)