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The next time you have green onions, don't throw away the white ends. Simply submerge them in a glass of water and place them in a sunny window. Your onions will begin to grow almost immediately and can be harvested almost indefinitely. We just use kitchen scissors to cut what we need for meals. I periodically empty out the water, rinse the roots off and give them fresh water.

"The next time you have green onions, don't throw away the white ends. Simply submerge them in a glass of water and place them in a sunny window. I periodically empty out the water, rinse the roots off and give them fresh water." Neat, I just bought some.

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (Ive always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge works beautifully.) When the co

Growing Cilantro - Sunset Sow seeds thickly in a wide, shallow container; then, as soon as plants are 3 to 4 inches tall and sporting a couple of cuttable leaves, use scissors to cut off some foliage for cooking as shown.  Shear from a different section of the container every time, rotating the pot as you go and never letting plants in any area mature. By the time you get back to the first section harvested, new leaves will have appeared.

A Better Way to Grow Cilantro

A better way to grow Cilantro. Try this method for a fast, continuous crop. Wouldn't it be nice to have fresh cilantro growing right outside your kitchen door?

Mix 2 tablespoons of Epsom Salts to a gallon of water and water plants with it once a month- makes a great fertilizer to green everything

DIY Plant Fertilizer - Encourage green growth on your house plants by applying a solution of 2 tablespoons salt to 1 gallon water once a month. Magnesium and sulfur from the salt make leaves grow bushier and encourage flowering plants to bloom more often.

Ginger root with growth buds. Get started with a piece of ginger from the supermarket in early spring! Plant in a sheltered spot with rich moist but not waterlogged soil. Keep out of frost, wind and direct sunlight. Makes a nice looking plant plus gives you the root to eat.

How to grow ginger in a patio container. Such a cool article. I'll never have to buy ginger at a store again and will be growing ginger in our Smart Pot this season.

how to fold a box from newspaper. Then you can plant your seeds in them then plant the whole thing in the ground! Click on Diagram for pattern

"Origami Garbage Bin" - includes animation (and a diagram) to show you how to fold this. Although it's called a garbage bin, it will make great seed-starting pots since you can place the entire thing in the ground and the newspaper will quickly decompose.

Got Weeds? Use Vinegar, Not Roundup

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Vinegar Kills Weeds -I have seen this all over and wondered if it worked. This gardening site has testimonials of plain white vinegar as a weed killer. Make sure to clean your sprayer after using as vinegar is corrosive and will rust any metal parts.

Wonderful: This Elixir Will Make Your Tomatoes To Grow Like A Crazy!

Wonderful: This Elixir Will Make Your Tomatoes To Grow Like A Crazy!

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