Minna Rudnick
More ideas from Minna
The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

Put newspaper over the dirt pages thick & then cover it with mulch. The newspaper will prevent any grass & weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass & weed seeds that had been pres

Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers. I usually do this in the veggie garden or for starting new beds... Works very well!

17 Ridiculously Useful Tips to Make Life Easier Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers.

Weed killer: 1 gallon vinegar, 2 cups epsom salt, 1/4 cup dish soap

Weed killer: 1 gallon vinegar, 2 cups epsom salt, cup dish soap not sure how this is organic unless she uses organic vinegar, organic Epsom salt & organic dishsoap- which I don't think is possible but more or less chemical free.

OOOO when we move I SO wanna do THIS! How To Grow Lemons Seeds » The Homestead Survival

Small Plant Grown From Lemon Seeds. Soak lemons seeds overnight Gently remove outer layer of seeds Put back into water as you prepare soil. Plant lemon seeds in a circle pattern. Place small pebbles on top of seeds Water occasionally and watch it grow.

Sharing Step by Step how to Grow Tomatoes from Tomato Slices. It's now my second season growing Tomatoes from Slices. More pictures on the Growerflow site.

Sharing Step by Step how to Grow Tomatoes from Tomato Slices. It& now my second season growing Tomatoes from Slices. More pictures on the Growerflow site.

Perennial flower garden

This garden is massive but has so many fantastic plants, enjoy the colors and forms of this space. Eupatorium which is the tall pink plant in the background. Russian Sage in the front border. The annual Verbena Bonariensis and Sedum.