2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything! (for all those weeds growing in the cracks of the driveway!)

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Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year - spring and fall

Use cinnamon as a substitute for rooting hormone. It also kills fungus and bacteria at the same time. I will never buy Rootone again : ) - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins

Self made Miracle Grow. Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener, use about 1 Tablespoon in a 1 to 1 ratio but I dont really measure it. You can also dissolve 1 Tablespoon into a gallon of water and use it to water your plants, trees, fruit trees, roses, flowering plants, squash,... all veggies. If you have already planted I would sprinkle around the plant and water it in good. :)

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Raspberries will grow happily in a container on your patio. Great idea for any vine berries- will keep them from completely taking over.

Garden plants that do NOT grow well next to each other.

Get Rid of Deer, Rabbits, Racoons, and Cats: These animals hate the smell of vinegar and it will keep them out of your garden naturally and safely. It is best to...

Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with this trellis, they’re perfect companions! Use this slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun or spinach in the shady area beneath to protect it from wilting or bolting. Western red cedar frame and sturdy plastic mesh. 48" square.

A-frame with simple wired fencing used to grow peas and cucumbers

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Sweep Baking Soda into Sidewalk Cracks to Discourage Weeds Simply pour or sweep a thick layer of baking soda into sidewalk and patio cracks. The baking soda will kill any small weeds that are already there, and prevent new ones from sprouting.

These nasty little aphids! Here is a recipe of how to get rid of them. #garden #pests

Weed Killer 1 Gallon white vinegar 2 cups multi purpose epsom salt 1/4 cup regular blue dawn dish soap

Fired Up - Gardener says she fills her raised beds with 3-4" of paper shred, then quickly burns it to kill the weeds. She said it did not leave a mark on the wood. I would top with cardboard afterwards for extra weed protection, Lives in Florida

DIY weed killer: 1 gallon white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, 1/2 cup liquid dish soap. Pour out 1 cup of vinegar. Add salt, shake until dissolved. Add dish sopa and shake. Use in spray bottles. (Mark gallon jug as "weed killer".) Works best on a hot day.

Another pinner said...Creeping Jenny comes back every year and keeps out the weeds. I love it in my flowerbeds, spreads. Great contrast color to plants and flowers.

Princess tomatoes - Tomatoes bred specifically for growing in containers on your patio.

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!