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    use empty milk cartons to fill up space in large pots.. so you dont have to use as much dirt, and it isnt as heavy!

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    Use milk jugs to plant in--push a board through the jug handles & attach to a wall or fence--wonderful fun.

    turn your empty milk carton into a watering can

    Have your own supply of fresh onions, year round, on your windowsill. With this genius and space saving idea you’ll be able to grow your own crop of delicious and crunchy onions. You don’t need to have your own garden … Continued

    Fill pot with 2" of soil then place one uncracked raw egg in the pot. As it decomposes, it will serve as a natural fertilizer.

    How to grow HUGE Boston Ferns: 1) replant in 12-14 in diameter pots; 2) re-pot using a mix of potting soil and some horse manure; 3) water frequently (2x/day in hot weather); and 4) if they start losing their dark green color, find some good fertilizer for acid loving plants and follow the instructions.

    I am definitely doing this, this January! Winter-sow your way to a beautiful garden...for pennies.

    Milk Jug Container Gardening

    I do this all the time in my big heavy planters .. saves on potting soil. Lighten up Big, Heavy Planters - Pour peanuts into a large pot and add soil to boost drainage and make it easier to move.

    use empty milk cartons to fill up space in large pots.. so you dont have to use as much dirt, and it isnt as heavy! @ Pin For Your Home

    Epsom Salt is Magnesium Sulfate... Helps to produce bushier plants, produce more flowers, and deter pests. Great for the garden!

    Potato grow bag. I grew sweet potatoes in my tub garden last year, worked great!

    Trellis Keeps Cucumbers Straight and Blemish-Free

    Vegtrug® Elevated Planter for Small Spaces | Gardener's Supply

    A trio of mosquito-repelling plants makes an attractive potted garden for your deck or patio.

    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.

    Save soil, save money, grow better plants. Use the cheap plastic pots that plants are potted in when you get them in the bottom of a large planter to provide good drainage and better airflow.

    Have any milk crates laying around? Any old tshirts? If so, than you can have a square foot garden! The tshirts keep the soil well drained.

    Hollow out and use a fallen log as a planter (If you have the wood this would be a great way of using it...also if you had the space)

    Garlic in a tin, onions in a pot and other cool tips for growing veg in a container.

    Winter Seed Sowing