How to plant garlic (one clove produces up to twenty more!)


Garlic is not only an incredible culinary and medicinal plant, but is also incredibly easy to grow in your home garden! In this post, you'll find all that you need to know about growing, harvesting, and storing garlic. Homestead Honey |

How to prune basil so that you will get a bigger plant that produces more leaves.

urban food producer: growing fruit trees in small spaces. Try columnar crabapples from Blue Grass for some beautiful fruit producing trees in small spaces!

Plant lemon seeds from your lemons! Lemon leaves smell so good. Awesome for kitchen, bathroom, or any place in the house.

space savings way to grow peas or other vining plants

I LOVE growing fresh #herbs indoors all year long. Just because summer is dwindling does not mean the freshness needs to end.

Tic-tac seed containers.

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. Wait 24 hours for the water to absorb. Apply another identical dose if the color change was not sufficient.

Remember for Spring ~ Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn for a lusher, greener lawn. Epsom salt is loaded with magnesium!

Companion gardening. Who are you growing together that should not?

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Starting plants - cheap!

Growing Garlic

Growing your own ginger is easy and rewarding. Fresh ginger is a great addition to stir-fry cooking and is also useful for a variety of home-made remedies. This article explains two simple methods for growing ginger.

Very cool idea here!

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 newspaper. Good composting!

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