The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.  It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

weed prevention for two years: newspaper will prevent any grass/weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after ~ 18 months. By that time, any grass/weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.

Tips on successfully growing tomatoes

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.

These plants repelled mosquitos. Decorating + entertaining with mosquito repelling plants

How to entertain with mosquito repelling plants

I had no idea that these plants repelled mosquitoes. I hate mosquitoes! Decorating + entertaining with mosquito repelling plants Bryant Bryant Bryant Dewey Generations One Roof

Training pumpkins and squash to grow on a trellis. Not sure where I will try this....but think I might someday! #GardenIdeas

Training pumpkins and squash to grow on a trellis. Training pumpkins and squash to grow on a trellis.

The 100 Block: Just A Little Something For The Deck That We Threw Together

DIY Outdoor Solar Light Display : 2 fence posts + 4 solar outdoor lights + 8 extra long screws + an long scrap of treated x wood. great idea for the deck or patio! I would have a different style of wood and lights but great idea nonetheless.

Organize Your Garden Shed • Lots of Ideas & Tutorials!

Organize Your Garden Shed

Planter

Container Flower Ideas

Finding a Good Planter.From toolboxes to wheelbarrows, the garden shed can yield plenty of unique possibilities for containers. Just make sure to provide adequate drainage. Love old wheelbarrow with beautiful plants.

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