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    Willow Tea as a Rooting Hormone: Willow bark contains natural plant growth hormones & thus is a FREE easy to make rooting hormone used to propagate plant cuttings. How to make Willow Tea: Collect young twigs/stems of any of willow species with green or yellow bark. Remove all leaves. Cut the twigs into short pieces about 1", & place them in a heatproof container. Cover the cut stems with boiling water, just as you would when brewing tea. Allow the willow and water to steep overnight.

    HOW TO PROPAGATE LAVENDER FROM CUTTINGS - Works with rosemary also

    Make Your Own Rooting Hormone From Willow Twigs

    How to take lavender cuttings

    really useful information about growing eleven different herbs.

    New Roots & Plants from Stem Cuttings

    Nature's Best Fertilizers and Bug Repellents. Some really good information here.

    DISEASE: Damping off is deadly for seedlings. Use one pure chamomile bag to make two cups of tea and spray lightly on soil. Should kill disease within 12 hours.

    How to grow cut and come again salads - indoors or outdoors - complete instructions for the beginner

    When a cucumber is taken from the vine let it be cut with a knife, leaving about an eighth of an inch of the cucumber on the stem, then slit the stem with the knife from its end to the vine leaving a small portion of the cucumber on each division and on each separate slip there will be a new cucumber as large as the first.

    Amazing, Re-grow Romaine Lettuce Hearts - just cut, place in water, and watch them grow back in days!

    10 *Brilliant* Frugal Gardening Tricks!

    Propagating Your Tomato Plants

    How To Grow A Lemon Tree From Seed

    How to propagate roses from cuttings.

    Asparagus is a member of the Lily family of long-lived, storage-rooted perennial. Says The Trusty Gardener, "When you stop harvesting the spears – which are the growing stems – the plants continue to send up new spears that grow and spread out into this wonderful, fluffy fern. You must allow the fern to collect sun and make sugars by photosynthesis to send down to the roots so the plant will have lots of energy to make lots more delicious spears for next year." Grows well with tomatoes.

    ROSE SPRAY-helps prevent diseases such as rust, blackspot, and powdery mildew. Mix together: •1-tablespoon baking soda •1-teaspoon mild dishwashing detergent •1-tablespoon vegetable oil •1 dissolved aspirin Add: •1-gallon water Mix together and pour into a spray bottles. Spray roses every 1-2 weeks.

    Living willow arch and fencing- I wonder what I could use for a living fence that would grow in Alaska

    3 things about sowing nasturtium seeds. Every part of this plant is edible, leaves, stems, flowers.

    Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time.

    For pole beans and kids