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How and When to Prune Your Roses

Standard Roses - where to prune

Standard roses are no different to ordinary bush roses - other than the fact that they are on a long stem. This presents a few added problems with growing standard roses.

Pruning promotes healthier blooms in the spring.

Tips for Pruning Roses

Pruning rose bushes doesn& have to be difficult or intimidating. Rose bushes need to be pruned in a special way, so make pruning more efficient with these tested tips.

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When cutting roses, allow at least two, five-leaflet leaves to remain on each shoot.

3 Composting Techniques Everyone Should Know • Tips, Ideas and Tutorials!

3 Composting Techniques Everyone Should Know

Used coffee grounds as fertilizer for nitrogen-loving plants like camellias, hydrangeas, and roses.

Coffee Grounds are great for Camellias, Hydrangeas & Roses

Use Your Old Coffee Grounds in the Garden. Camellias, hydrangeas, and roses are all nitrogen loving plants so the coffee grounds help. The grounds are also a great deterrent for slugs and snails around hostas and other plants that the pests love.

upcycling old paint cans | Paint empty soup cans bright summer colors, poke holes, and add a ...

Painted Cans~ paint empty soup cans bright summer colors, poke holes, and add a candle inside for an inexpensive lighting option. other inexpensive options for summertime outdoor lighting}.

Pruning Climbing Roses - Fine Gardening Article

Pruning Climbing Roses - Prune yearly for healthier, more manageable growth, and bigger, better flowers - a Fine Gardening article.

Cornmeal is the quickest and cheapest way to kill ants. It is safe for the environment, children and pets, and does not attract other pests. Poor little piles of cornmeal near the anthill, the ants will take it home to share. The cornmeal cannot be digested by the ants and they die. It may take a week or so to see the entire colony gone, but it works.

"Cornmeal is the quickest and cheapest way to kill ants. It is safe for the environment, children and pets. Poor little piles of cornmeal near the anthill, the ants will take it home to share. The cornmeal cannot be digested by the ants and they die.

drying onions

When to harvest onions and how to dry them. I haven't yet had the opportunity to grow onions or garlic but i am planning to!

heart shaped flower bed.  would look great with a different colored flower in the center.

I think planting the bulbs in the yard in shapes is a beautiful idea. Especially early blooming bulbs. Then you can mow right over them later and have a nice surprise the next spring too.

spray on objects to be used in the garden to create solar lights anywhere! I am so doing this...

Krylon Glowz Spray Paint is a glow in the dark spray paint from Krylon. Krylon Glowz will make any object glow in the dark. Use this craft paint to spray paint any craft project with a glow in the dark finish. Krylon Spray Paints are easy to use!

Self-Seeding Crops Never Need to Replant. It's a long blog, but full of good info http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/self-seeding-zmaz10aszraw.aspx?PageId=2#axzz3Hqvh5MyM

Self-Seeding Crops You’ll Never Need to Replant - Organic Gardening

Pinning now to read later, interesting idea: Self-Seeding Crops You’ll Never Need to Replant

Rose bush tips: Use clean, sharp clippers, and cut at a 45-degree angle. Cut near a ibud eye,/i the tiny browni

Rose bush tips: Use clean, sharp clippers, and cut at a angle. Cut near a ibud eye,/i the tiny browni