Drip irrigation- I do this every year and it works great! Especially during a long Texas drought- less water waste. The only thing that kept my plants going, and once the plants get growing they hide the bottle.
I tried this last year: it works! How to make an inexpensive non-toxic homemade weed killer to control weeds in your garden: 1 gallon of white vinegar cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle
Cool idea: DIY: Garden Stakes from paint stir sticks. Choose your colors to all coordinate or use bright primary colors. These would look great if you wrote down the scientific name next to trees and bushes. A great idea for landscape or vegetable garden.
15 foods you can regrow from scraps. I've started growing green onions and celery from the scraps. I have celery stalks after just two weeks of growth! I've already been able to use the growth from the green onion and it keeps growing.
Aster Asters are one of the last plants to bloom in many gardens. Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall and 3 feet wide Zones: depending on type Plant it with: Goldenrod and mums are two perfect partners for aster
Maybe an up cycle idea for all those used formula tins - Tin can vertical plant hanger and rustic painted wooden screen door. Love the screen door as a decorative element with potted plants surrounding.
How to make a Sub-Irrigated Planter. I'm not sure I would use a two liter plastic bottle though. Over time I would fear the plastic breaking down enough to poison the plant. Perhaps a wine bottle instead.