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    Trim the ends from your green onions and instead of tossing them, plant them in potting soil.

    MAY DAYS: Green Onions - Good To Know

    Very helpful in choosing plants for landscaping. These beautiful days we are having always makes me want to plant something.

    keep soil in your flower pots

    Grow your own green onions: Next time you buy green onions, save the bulb and toss it in a jar of'll have a whole new bunch in 12 days!

    How to plant Blueberries in a pot.

    Cucumbers tend to take over other plants, so they should be grown by themselves. Who knew? This is from a great blog- 100 Days of Real Food

    Persian Shield. Easily multiplied by simply breaking off and sticking in potting soil. You can have all you want and save money too

    Fill pot with 2" of soil then place one uncracked raw egg in the pot. As it decomposes, it will serve as a natural fertilizer.

    DIY self-watering pot

    Plant lemon grass in pots, keeps mosquitos away!

    Love this! I can use all my old pots that are just laying around

    Sunken pot gardening

    Self watering recycled plant pot for growing herbs and flowers --To think I just spent $19.50 on something like this from Tupperware . . . Will have to get my hands on some 2-liter bottles and make a couple of these for my herbs. Like the newspaper-can plant the "pot".

    Old Shutter for hanging potted plants

    darmera peltata in a pot

    Lemongrass - an herb I may have to plant next spring! (note to self: like mint, this will need its own pot)

    Growing salad plants in potting soil, no info beyond this photo

    Self watering recycled plant pot for growing herbs and flowers

    Tipsy pot planters

    Don't throw out the water your boil your eggs in. This water contains tons of calcium that your plants will love. Just let the water cool and dump it on your plants. I also save my egg shells, rinse them out real well, smash them up then mix them with dirt and/or potting soil before planting any plants. For someone who doesn't have a green thumb, I have had great success with this