Open up the pumpkin, add a little soil and water, and watch the seeds (which are already inside the pumpkin) grow.
Open a pumpkin. Leave the "guts" inside. Add some soil, and just a little water. Look at all of the pumpkin plants that we'll have. Great to do with kids.
start seeds in ice cream cones and plant in to ground....how clever, biodegradable: Fun for kids/grandkids
How to improve your soil without a compost heap with eggshells, coffee grounds, and banana peels
Save money by regrowing these 10 foods that regrow in water without dirt. Perfect if you don't have room for a garden & trying to save a few bucks! Regrow lettuce, regrow celery... regrow vegetables with one of the best budget tips of the year, and easy for anyone to do! :: DontWastetheCrumbs.com
Vegetable Garden Rock Signs - SO Cute! Going to add these to the garden next year.
I love mowing the lawn with a reel mower! Isn't this adorable!
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
Alternative Gardning: How to grow apple tree from seed
framed hen and chicks plants I love these plants - I remember one that sat in the kitchen window when I was growing up. It has almost dies several times, but it is still the first plant I look for whenever I visit my mom.
"Something we're experimenting with: a used teabag re-purposed into a seed starter. Tea is plain ol' regular black tea. Seed is a sunflower. Add a thin layer of water to shallow dish and teabag will wick moisture up to keep everything moist but not too wet. DIY ideas
Starting seeds like this for spring.
Growing A Jeweled Rose: Outdoor Nature & Gardening Activities
Celery will regrow from the base if placed in a glass jar with a little water.
Genius! Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow..
The Penny Experiment - a fun & easy science experiment for kids
Biodegradable and easy to use!! 1. Crush up some of the egg shell and mix with your soil before you put it in the egg. 2. Put in seeds. 3. When they sprout plant the whole thing. (Give the shell a little crush before putting them in the soil to release the roots.) Great Idea!!!
Cut the bottom off a plastic pot to contain invasive plants & bury in the ground. I have been doing this for a few years & works great for containing plants that tend to spread, but that I still want to plant in the garden. This trick won't work with plants such as strawberries or mint that spread above ground.
Bee Waterer: Marbles in a Pan Filled with Water- Allows Bees to Land & Drink W/Out Drowning
Homemade bouncy balls
For growing herbs.