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3 gallons for around $4.00 Worked better than Round Up killed the weeds/stray grass on first application. One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, 1/2 c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle.

Succulent propagation is so easy to do! Snip off a few shoots and sprouts, let the ends dry for a couple days, then place them on top of some damp soil.

How to edge flowerbeds like a pro! via FunkyJunkInterior...

How to edge flowerbeds like a pro! via Funky Junk Interiors

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the world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- a great garden all season.

a craft a day: all in one organic fertilizer + pesticide

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~SECRET Fertilizer~ :) My 'fertilizing cocktail' consists of mixing 1/2 bottle of cheap beer, 1 tablespoon of Epson salts, and 2 tablespoons of fish emulsion in a watering can (1-2 gallons). I do this to ALL my vegetable, flowers, and indoor plants. You will definitely notice the difference in a few weeks! Don't waste too much money on the beer. Cheapest still works great -- plants aren't picky!

Plant lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away.

water your garden with wine bottles instead of those 'globes'. Genius!

For gorgeous containers, use the Thriller/Spiller/Filler method.

For the first day of spring. Birds will take a string (or multiples) and weave them into their nests! Colorful Nests!

Remember for Spring ~ Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn for a lusher, greener lawn. Epsom salt is loaded with magnesium!

Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. 1/2 gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar 1/4 c table salt 1/2 tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes 1/2 gallon for around $6.40 It worked better than Round Up & killed the weeds on first application. The Dawn dish soap strips the weed of it's protective oils so the vinegar can work with deadly force. Safe to use a yard used by pets

Setting branches in a vase by using spray foam...secret tip!

Gardening Tip - Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener. 4(epsom salts) to 1(sugar) ratio.