♥~Time to Harvest Sunflower Seeds: Here’s How to Do it

Tub of sunflowers, I might just have to do this. If I put my bird feeder in the middle of the tub, I wouldn't even have to plant the seeds myself. (I only put sunflower seeds in my feeder to cut down on weeds & waste. The grackles usually don't eat them & leave the other birds alone most of the time too.)

How to Grow a Sunflower - GoodGirlGoneGreen.com #sunflower #garden #gardening #spring #flower

How to Harvest and Roast Sunflower Seeds (What good timing, ours are so ready. we just measured one and it's just over 13 inches across.)

Korchia Balls | 22 Insanely Cool Conversation-Piece Plants For Your Garden

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. Especially good for tomato plants. The calcium in the egg shells help splitting.

Grow a sunflower house for the kids to play in.

Soaking Seeds Before Planting. Why and How For Different Seeds

How to fold newspaper into biodegradable planters.

Orchard Rack, 9 Drawer - Item #38-524 $179.00 (I'm sure I could make something for much less!)

Attracting Butterflies...A fun, unexpected surprise of our garden Bottle Edging was that the bottles have small indentations on the bottom—which collect small bits of water each time it rains or when we water. We’ve looked out and seen the garden edging lined with butterflies! A fun surprise we didn’t even plan. Love it!

How to grow vigorous plants from seed at home, without a greenhouse.

Teddy bear Sunflowers! Have you ever seen such a thing--looks like it belongs in a Dr. Seus book.

sow what sow when!

"Lobster Claw" Heliconia Rostrata, attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.

Alternative Gardning: Soak seeds before planting

Easy vegetables to grow