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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.

from Melissa K. Norris

How Much to Plant for a Years Worth of Food

Learn how much you need to plant in order to have enough food to feed your family for a year. Great info to know for lowering your food bill and becoming more self-sufficient. Grab this now to know how much to put in of each plant, plus tips on which vegetables will give you the most nutritional value.

Never Pay For Onions Again: Grow Them Indoors! This page has all sorts of interesting ideas for growing plants indoors.

the world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season.

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Grow Plants in your Backyard by Building a Trellis and Raised Garden Box Combo

Grow Plants in your Backyard by Building a Trellis and Raised Garden Box Combo #Garden

How to kill aphids Throw the peel of lemons into 300ml of boiling water and leave to simmer for half an hour or so. Meanwhile, pour the lemon juice into a spray can or a watering can with a rose and spray the affected leaves and stems on your plants. Aphids hate citrus, and will either die or disappear, leaving your plants to recover beautifully.