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Container Gardening 101 - Redeem Your Ground | & Unique by Design. One of the more educational and informative articles on containers and simple/small gardening!!

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DIY Succulent Potting Soil


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The Basics of Caring for Succulents

Learn the basics of how to take care of your succulent plants for your home this fall!

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How to grow and care for succulents,

celebrate my succulents' first birthday...

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Succulent Container Garden Plans

Succulent Container Garden

Growing your best peppers ever: tips for success. You may still be able to get some in the ground this year. If not, then these tips will help you next year.

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Propagating Succulents

Propagating Succulents via Needles + Leaves. Learn how to propagate succulents from leaves and cuttings.


Ten Veggies and Herbs That (Practically) Grow Themselves

Ten Veggies and Herbs That (Practically) Grow Themselves >>>> Most can be grown in containers as well as in the ground, and can be adapted to different planting zones, which range from 10 in the deep South to 3 up in the North. Plant them in containers or in the ground.

Start your tomato seeds like this then put the whole thing in the ground to plant them- The tomatoes will thrive off the egg shells

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Best of 10 Uses for Common Household Products

Place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. Really makes a difference in window boxes!

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12 great drought-tolerant plants

Sedum spurium 'Voodoo' Small, rounded burgundy leaves cover this low-​growing, quick-spreading succulent from the Caucasus. Tiny reddish flowers bloom in summer. Zones 1–10 and 14–24.


Tired of Mowing? Try These Plants and Groundcovers

Snow In Summer as ground cover as an alternative to grass

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Propagating Succulents

How to propagate succulents

1.Use coffee grounds around flowers/vegs. before watering them for a slow-release of nitrogen. 2.Coffee-ground mulch deterrs veggie/flower slugs or snails. It is fatal for both. 3.As a fertilizer, grounds are slightly acidic & full of nitrogen, aiding veg/plant growth. Grounds are good for tomato plants, which thrive on nitrogen. Grounds, when used for planting, create a natural acidic form of bacteria which boosts the growth of acid-loving plants as tomatoes, roses, blueberries…

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How To Repot Succulents

How to repot a succulent

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Plants & Shrubs That Like Coffee Grounds

Excellent guide to using coffee grounds in your garden. I have been using them for years on hydrangeas but there are other uses and "no nos" I didn't know!

Better Homes and Gardensfrom Better Homes and Gardens

Succulent Container Garden Plans

A. Pachyveria spp. -- 1 B. Pale sedum (Sedum sediforme) -- 2 C. Artificial coral D. Variegated century plant (Agave americana 'Mediopicta') -- 1 E. Cobweb houseleek (Sempervivum arachnoideum) -- 1 F. Queen Victoria agave (Agave victoriae-reginae) -- 1 Aprendeu os nomes? Cleide Pinheiro Rj hahahahaha