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    Butterfly Weed

    How to plant garlic (one clove produces up to twenty more) - you can always have fresh garlic!

    Raised bed of potato plants

    Save your vegetable garden! With these companion plants, you can up your harvest and avoid sharing your produce with unwanted pests.

    I always plant flowers with my vegetable garden. Here is a good list of flowers you might want to plant in with your veggies and why.

    Companion Planting: Many plants have natural substances in their roots, flowers, leaves etc. that can alternately repel (anti-feedants) and/or attract insects depending on your needs. In some situations they can also help enhance the growth rate and flavor of other varieties. Experience shows us that using companion planting through out the landscape is an important part of integrated pest management. In essence companion planting helps bring a balanced eco-system to your landscape, allowing..

    Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for weeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing i...

    How-to: Planting and Caring for Japanese Maples | Wayside Gardens

    Weed Dragon: Mini Dragon™ Flame Weeder - Mini Propane Torch

    Blackberry (Rubus villosus) Feminine. Venus. Water. Deity: Bridget Healing, Money, Protection. Bake blackberry pies at Lammas. Use leaves and berries in spells of wealth. Dry fruit and powder it for use in magickal healing potions. Weave pentagrams from the brambles to hang in the home for protection.

    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.

    This is a wonderful site to plan my garden from start to finish. You tell it where you live it tells you what to plant and when, designs your garden for you and gives you daily reminders of what to do to your garden.

    What your weeds can tell you about your soil: Organic Gardening

    Homemade Weed Killer 2 cups table salt 1 gallon white vinegar (make sure it has 5 percent acidity) 8 drops liquid dishwashing soap

    Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. I use baking soda in a 6" wide area around all of the edges of my flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into my beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. I usually have to do this twice a year - spring and fall.

    Six Tips for Effective Weed Control

    Here is a way to help kill those weeds naturally!! #weeds www.pennypinchinm...

    10 Ways To Keep Weeds Out Of Your Garden - Who has time to pull weeds? Not Me! Learn how to keep weeds out!