Often times when we talk about Companion Planting we discuss the plants that should always be planted side-by-side in our gardens. I’m here to give you the dish on what plants to NOT plant together when you are companion planting! - Gardening And Patio
Pennies glued to square foot garden Glued pennies to the side of my square foot garden bed to keep slugs away. Slugs and snails won't cross copper. Glued pennies to the side of my square foot garden bed.
How to get rid of squash bugs and companion plants to discourage them.Planting radishes, nasturtiums, or marigolds among your squash plants may help repel squash bugs - These things were awful this year - and I only had 2 pumpkin plants!
fill cinder blocks with a creeping ground cover like thyme which smells so good when walked on.-----good idea on a bank or berm; helps keep weeds to a minimum as the thyme (or other groundcover) spreads and hides the cement.
"how to" post from the homegrown shiitake mushroom log series (see Choosing Your Logs and What You Need to Grow Shiitake Mushrooms). Now that we've inoculated our poplar logs, the only care needed is weekly watering (we can skip if we get a hard rain) .