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. Awesome!

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Use baking soda to kill weeds. I did this with the weeds growing between the cracks in our patio and it actually works!

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GO GREEN..Lawn Care for CHEAP! The secret of using SUGAR on your lawn. If you want to make your lawn healthy & at the same time, eliminate crabgrass, Bermuda grass, dandelions, clover, dollar weed & other shallow rooted weeds like chickweed, use SUGAR!! Sugar feeds beneficial microbes, insects, & worms. It won't cause allergic reactions in pets or children. Sugar will fortify grass while discouraging weeds. It's cheap and easy to apply. Click picture for more information. Really?

Place one uncracked raw egg in the pot — as it decomposes, it will serve as a natural fertilizer via Redbook - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins

this special sand turns into something like grout

Brick border for flower beds on a budget.

How to Get Rid of Sidewalk Weeds. There isn't anything vinegar can't do besides solve the world's financial crisis.

Recycled Rubber Edge Border - Maybe under fence to keep grass from growing up it.

5 tips for growing hydrangeas

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Self made Miracle Grow. Put 1 Tbs. Epsom Salt, & 1 Tbs. Sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener. Or dissolve 1 Tbs. Epsom Salt into 1 Gallon of water and use it to water your plants, trees, fruit trees, roses, flowering plants, squash,and all other veggies. For plants you have planted in ground or pots sprinkle Epsom Salt on top of the dirt/potting soil and water well. See Link for other ideas.

using newspaper instead. I put the newspaper over the dirt 3-4 pages thick and then covered it with mulch. The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead

I need to remember this for next year when planting my patio pots!

Did you know that you can simply plant the top of a pineapple in a pot and grow another? And it looks gorgeous!

10 Ways To Keep Weeds Out Of Your Garden - Who has time to pull weeds? Not Me! Learn how to keep weeds out!

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Fill Flower Beds with Pinecones