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Save space and your zucchinis from pests by growing them upright in a tomato cage. I think next year I'm gonna add a couple smaller raised garden beds and do this.

Clever, Crafty, Cookin' Mama: Growing Zucchini in Small Spaces

Companion planting: Which plants work well with each other and which don't.

Companion Planting CheatSheet

Container vegetable gardening tips

10 Weeds That Heal

10 Common Weeds that Can Heal You | The ReadyBlog

when to grow

Zone 5 Vegetable Planting Calendar | Vegetable Planting Calendar

We all know that we should be eating more Superfoods and some of them are just so easy to grow in your backyard garden! Save money by growing your own!

Easy To Grow Super Veggies | Grow Your Own Superfoods! - Moms Need To Know ™

Plants for pollinators

Hummingbird and Butterfly Buffet


Growing Jalapenos in a Pot

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (with pictures!)

How to Grow Tulips in a Vase Indoors

How to Grow Tulips in a Vase Indoors

Cocktails Anyone? • DIY Outdoor Bars! • A round-up of Ideas and Tutorials from around the web.

Low Cost & No Cost Trellis Ideas | The 104 Homestead - Trellis your vining vegetables using little to no money.

Low Cost & No Cost Trellis Ideas

Pink Muhly Grass looks average until the flowers come in autumn...then get ready for EVERYONE to ask you what that pink thing is blooming in your yard!!!!

November | 2010 | Gardenwise Blog

Understanding fertilizer numbers: The first number is the % of nitrogen (makes plant get good color and stimulates foliage growth).2nd number is the % of phosphorous (helps produce abundance of fruit/flowers), 3rd number is potassium (also in epson salts and banana skins) which helps build strong root systems. Garden fertilizer should be 14-14-14 while lawn fertilizer should be more like 26-5-5. Fast growing plants and lawns require larger amounts of nitrogen and shrubs/trees low amounts.

Epsom Salt in the Garden

Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. - ruggedthug

Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. - ruggedthug

DIY Butterfly Feeder - a bright colored bowl with a plastic mesh pot scrubber in it; just add sugar water (4 parts water, 1 part granulated sugar) and wait for the butterflies to show up.

Butterfly (& other polinator) feeder

Drill holes in landscape posts and voila! Solar light holders! Very cool and simple!! Gardening, patio, deck decor

31 Useful And Most Popular DIY Ideas -

I want to try this! I do bamboo rows with hemp string to form a grid for bean poles etc. this looks great for tomatoes and even bean poles. we make these all the time, and it's great to compost the twine with the plants at the end of the season > Bamboo and String teepee:

~ Deirdre's Garden Diary ~ » Tee-Pee Trellis

Stone Rain Gutter Splash Block- a look that isn't tacky!

Decorative Landscape Design

Keep flies away.

15 Easy DIY Projects to Make Your Backyard Awesome • A great roundup that has tons of Ideas and Tutorials for you!

Creative Ways To Edge Your Garden!

More Garden Edging: 9 Creative Ideas! | The Garden Glove

Stepables: Cool ideas for plants and ground cover for your Paths and Walkways!

Place one uncracked raw egg in the pot — as it decomposes, it will serve as a natural fertilizer via Redbook

4 Steps to Starting a Vegetable Garden