Rolls of roses: Simply plunge the cuttings into the ground. Before planting cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but the row of allotment roses is proof it works.
Why a tomato cracks and what to do about it and a lot of other information about caring for tomato plants Should have read this earlier in the season, I have had a lot of cracked tomatoes, Angela Lumpkin
keep the fern in the same pot it coms in, every other day submerge in a 5 gallon bucket filled with 12 cups epsom salts & 3 gallons of regular water until the soil stops bubbling, then hang up to drip dry. fern will be dark green, glossy, and
SECRET Fertilizer :) 'fertilizing cocktail' consists of mixing bottle of cheap beer, 1 tablespoon of Epson salts, and 2 tablespoons of fish emulsion in a watering can gallons). Do this to ALL vegetable, flowers, and indoor plants.
Desperate Gardener: Grandma's Secret Weapons This rag is soaked in ammonia and keeps rats, raccoons, and other varmints out of the garden. Grandma says the problem is remembering to re-soak the rag but that it works like a charm!
Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles. oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Chives make carrots sweeter. Basil makes tomatoes even tastier.