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    Pinner says:I had to repost this because it really worked! Totally saved my brussel sprouts and it works on snails too!!!! - Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars if those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants!

    Alternative Gardning: Controlling Cabbage Worms

    Pretty Woman Tree Lily -- sun/partial sun; 8" fragrant blooms; strong stems/no staking; Grows 3-4' the first year, 5-6' the second year and up to an 6-8' at maturity; 20-30 flowers on each plant by third growing season; Easy to grow; Perennial in Zones 3 - 10; Mid summer.

    Pretty Woman Orienpet Lily

    Lizard rocks

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    Vertical garden / teepee

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    Chapin Bucket irrigation kit- used by missionaries in 3rd world countries and costs about 7 dollars to irrigate two 50' rows. It's effective, cheap and simple. Fill the buckets 1-2 times daily and that's it.

    The Chapin Bucket Irrigation Kit - 1 February 1996

    How to grow potatoes in a container

    Health and Fitness | Get Holistic Health

    Home-made Miracle Grow. One T sugar, 1 T epsom salts and 1 baby aspirin when you plant anything, makes them grow - the aspirin acts as a rooting hormone.

    Quirky Tip of the Day {Gardening} - Measured by the Heart

    Super sweet, very "real" backyard space with pavers and fire pit

    Creative Juices Decor: Gorgeous Backyard Firepits

    How to Make Your Backyard More Inviting

    How to Make Your Backyard More Inviting

    9 Clever DIY Ways for a Shady Backyard Oasis • Ideas, tutorials and some creative ways to bring shade to your backyard!

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    Nistblock mit Flachprofil auf gefaster Kante webseite mit Tipps für Ausstattung, Aufstellung etc für Wildbienen-Hotels

    Solitärbienenschutz: Handhabung/Pflege von Nisthilfen

    Cacti fence at Oaxaca Botanical Garden, Mexico

    Y page of the A to Z information site on Montserrat, West Indies

    Hügelkultur (German, meaning “hill culture” or “mound culture”) #gardenchat is the garden concept of building raised beds over decaying wood piles

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    Really Cool Feeder (the birds love it too!)

    Going to have my husband make this for me.

    allium, salvia, grass - Love the different purples, heights, textures and shades of a color.

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    Butterfly Milkweed blooms through the summer and fall and requires little water. It's great for the back of your garden as it can get up to 3 feet tall, and adds that pop of color towards the end of the season.

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    Palmer's Penstemon -- Perennial. Unlike most other penstemons, the lovely pink flowers of this native perennial have a wonderful fragrance that might remind you of roses or honeysuckle. Soaring stems up to 5 feet tall emerge in early summer with a show of tubular flowers that attract hummingbirds, butterflies and bees. Ideal for sandy or gravelly soils with good drainage. Established plants require little watering.

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    Spray the plant with Epsom salts (1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). That gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. Spray them again 10 days later and in a few weeks, our expert friends report, you will have more peppers than you can eat. @David Nilsson Acord

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    tell the bees//

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    Square Foot Garden Ideas | ... Deck Raised Bed Designs - Square Foot Gardening Forum - GardenWeb

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    Fill a round balloon with water and set outside until almost frozen through. Run hot water over frozen globe until balloon pops off. Pour out unfrozen water from inside and insert a tealite. Makes a great walkway accent. These are gorgeous.

    Ice Globe Lantern Kit Refill | Collection Accessories

    Tea anyone? Bird Bath & Birdfeeder

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    Creative sign for the garden

    Book Fetish: Volume LXXVI | Book Recommendations and Reviews | BOOK RIOT

    Martha Stewart Tip - Lady bugs are a natural pest control. Keep more of them around by filling a 4"x1' long tube with sticks. The lady bugs will make it their home and watch over your garden.

    Ladybug Habitat | Martha Stewart

    Amazing little home made for beneficial garden bugs!

    Pollinator Penthouse - A Garden Life Magazine