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Newspaper Weeds Away Start putting in your plants; work the nutrients into your soil. Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers. Genius!

Whole Food Homefrom Whole Food Home

How To Improve Your Garden Soil Without A Compost Heap

How To Improve your Garden soil without a compost heap - An easy way to recycle kitchen waste directly in your soil.


9 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds

Cornmeal - Natural Weed Killer - 9 Ways to a No-Weeds Garden - Bob Vila

Rooting hydrangea cuttings: Hydrangeas respond well to several propagation techniques, including layering and dividing. But rooting softwood cuttings in summer will yield a bunch of new plants in about four weeks.

Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. Another pinner said: I use baking soda in a 6" wide area around all of the edges of my flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into my beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. I usually have to do this twice a year - spring and fall.

The Seasoned Homemakerfrom The Seasoned Homemaker

Vinegar Weed Killer

Vinegar Weed Killer. This is THE ONLY natural weed killer that works! Those other Vinegar and dish detergent mixtures are a waste of time!!! Trust me!!

Listoticfrom Listotic

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (with pictures!)

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas...May be good to do this where the spring spills away from driveway.

A great visual guide for when to prune trees. Start by pruning crossing branches, broken branches, and any dead branches.


Uprooting Garden Pests

Plants that Naturally Repel Pests

The Greenbacks Galfrom The Greenbacks Gal

All Natural Plant Fertilizer: Eggshells

Don’t throw the water away after you cook your eggs. Instead, allow the water to cool then use it to fertilize and water all your houseplants! Eggshells contain both calcium and carbon. When you boil them for hard boiled eggs, some of these nutrients get leeched into the water making a great fertilizer.

The Family Handymanfrom The Family Handyman

Tips for Moving Heavy Potted Plants

Big outdoor planters are a great way to display flowers, but moving them is backbreaking. Here’s a simple way to cut the weight in half, with packing peanuts and improve drainage at the same time.


7 Tips to Prepare your Yard for Winter

Have the BEST looking yard on the block! These 7 simple tips will help you get your yard ready for Winter! Pin to your Gardening Board!

Better Homes & Gardensfrom Better Homes & Gardens

Best White Flowers for Your Garden

Clematis Light:Sun,Part Sun Zones:4-9 Plant Type:Perennial,VinePlant Height:Climbs from 4-30 feet, depending on type Plant Width:Climbs from 4-30 feet, depending on type Landscape Uses:Containers,Beds & Borders Special Features:Flowers,Fragrant,Winter Interest,Attracts Butterflies,Easy to Grow

Hometalkfrom Hometalk

5 Best Container Vegetables for Beginning Gardeners

5 Best Container Vegetables for Beginning Gardeners -I will try these next time to add some variety to my garden!


How to Plant Fruit Trees

Planting Fruit Trees. The thing about fruit trees is that you really need to take care siting and planting them. Here are some highlights of how to make planting fruit trees flow more easily and quickly. #gardening #fruittrees

Measured by the Heartfrom Measured by the Heart

Quirky Tip of the Day {Gardening

Put them in a container of sand. The sand helps keep them clean, dry, and free of rust or corrosion. It also gives you a place to put your tools when you are done.

41 Ground covers to Use! So many varieties, SUPER Informative