Aspirin is a remedy for fungal plant problems (black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi). Dissolve two uncoated aspirin tablets milligrams each) in 1 quart of water and use as a foliar spray to thwart these diseases.
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.
Create Leaf Stones for your garden ~ This hosta leaf stepping stone was made a with cement and water. If you want coloured stones add some liquid cement colour to the cement mixture (usually found where they sell paints).
Extensive List of Organic Pet Control Remedies. boy am I checking into this! Extensive List of Organic Pet Control Remedies. boy am I checking into this! Extensive List of Organic Pet Control Remedies. boy am I checking into this!
Gardening: Controlling Leaf Eating Pests 7 cups filtered water Tbsp dishwash liquid cup olive oil (original recipe calls for canola but I am not putting that GM crap on my food!) cloves of garlic, sliced or minced 1 Tbsp red pepper flakes
"A rather regal rabbit stands sentinel in front of the arbor." Portland, Oregon, garden of Dulcy and Ted Mahar. Photography by John Granen. Text by Rebecca Christian. "Garden Retreat" produced by Barbara Mundall.