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    This is a flower spiral sent to me by Tammie Bean from Arkansas who was inspired to make one too. She used 'hardware cloth' or 1/2 inch mesh wire and bought rocks from Wal-Mart (Arkansas river rock).

    Permaculture Projects: Herb Spiral. A few spirals to choose from.

    Spiral Garden

    Growing Potatoes: The Lazy Bed Method: cover potatoes with an inch or 2 of soil. As soon as they sprout, loosely add straw, hay or leaves to a depth of 12 to 18 inches. Pull hay back in the fall to find the potatoes.

    Use any broken stemware as candle holders in plants. or use cheap dollar store glassware ! so cute for night time patio dinners!

    remove seat, attach 1/2" wire mesh to create a flower 'bed'

    I save all of my eggshells & coffee grounds & sprinkle them around my hydrangeas & roses. The calcium is good for the roses & the coffee grounds make the soil more acidic for the hydrangeas. Organic Gardening - How to Deter Slugs and Snails With Eggshells

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    wired glass marble mobile by kobunecraft, via Flickr

    Weed killer: 1 gallon vinegar, 2 cups epsom salt, 1/4 cup dish soap

    spiral grass

    Creative creator...how lovely!

    Flower Basket Chandelier DIY - turn 2 wire frame flower baskets, pipe cleaners, and xmas lights into a cool glowing chandelier!

    Use stones under downspouts

    Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. 1/2 gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar 1/4 c table salt 1/2 tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes 1/2 gallon. It worked better than Round Up & killed the weeds on first application. The Dawn dish soap strips the weed of it's protective oils so the vinegar can work with deadly force. Safe to use a yard used by pets

    Downspout drainage

    Natural Weed Killer 1 gallon vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, dash of dish washing detergent (makes it stick to the weeds). Mix well, spray on weeds in the morning, rejoice in their death that evening. This works best on a sunny day.

    How To Root Tomato Plants In 1 Week - A Piece Of Rainbow

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    Put a unique twist on traditional planters by using colored tomato cages. Blogger Michelle from 4 Men 1 Lady shows you how. || Michelle (4 Men 1 Lady) (www.4men1Lady.com)

    Better Homes and Gardens: DIY potting bench made out of 2 pallets