Make Potted Plants less messy. Line Flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole. Reuse coffee filters for this one, plus compost the grinds in your garden!
add 1 tsp of liquid food coloring to 1 cup of water, drizzle the colored water onto the soil surrounding the base of a plant and wait 24 hours for the water to absorb, apply another identical dose if the color change was not sufficient
Plant Seedlings in a Citrus Peel: Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow.