Using milk jugs to plant seeds. Ive done this for years.

Seed starters. seed trays in a clear totes. This creates PERFECT seed starting setting. Humid, warm and light!

Winter Sowing Method Info and what plants to pic

With #autumn approaching it'll soon be time to start thinking about collecting seeds. Here's some handy hints on how to get started #homesfornature

HOW TO; MAKE FLOWER SEED BALLS; Seed balls are great for reclaiming areas with thin or poor soil, making them ideal tools for guerrilla gardening. Best thrown just before a rainy spell to ensure germination, I’ve found early spring to be the best time for seed ball success

Back door herb garden

Nicking seeds helps some germinate better. A list of which ones and how to do it most easily. From Garden Gate eNotes >>Particularly with large seeds such as morning glories, nasturtiums, etc.

Easily switch out seasonal plants by placing your potted plants IN pots.

Save your large egg shells next time you bake, wash them out (or not!) and plant them with seeds. Once the plants are large enough, just transfer the whole egg into the ground. The shell is actually a great fertilizer and the roots will be able to break right through.

Got Blackspot? Get Milk. A spray composed of one part milk and two parts water is the best answer to the disease.

Grow a Bowl of Salad in Pots - on HGTV

Start Perennials the Easy Way - How would you like to save money on plants? Start perennials from seed with this easy method: Plant your seeds in a milk jug, set it outside and let Mother Nature do the rest.

BELIEVE IT OR NOT, I start my summer garden in December and January, using a neat trick called “Winter-Sowing.” Winter-sowing is an outdoor method of seed germination (invented by Trudi Davidoff) which requires just two things: miniature greenhouses (made from recycled milk jugs) and Mother Nature. You can winter-sow your way to a beautiful garden, too…for pennies. Here’s how:

Start Perennials the Easy Way How would you like to save money on plants? Start perennials from seed with this easy method: Plant your seeds in a milk jug, set it outside and let Mother Nature do the rest.

Milk Jug Seed Starters: This simple technique was developed for seeds that need to spend a winter outside before they will germinate, but it’s also a great method to start garden seeds in late winter if you don’t have indoor lights or a cold frame.

Use toilet paper rolls to start your plants. When ready to plant, stick the whole roll in the ground. Roll will decompose.

good idea, start your tomato seeds like this then put the whole thing in the ground when you plant them, the tomatoes will thrive off the egg shells // Great Gardens & Ideas //

Grow almost 50 strawberry plants in less than a square yard of space

Grow Your Own Ginger

The Green Phone Booth: How Empty Milk Jugs Changed My Garden

"How to grow vigorous plants from seed at home, without a greenhouse. | From Organic Gardening"