Use Sponges to Keep Water-Loving Plants Moist. place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. Place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve.
Not a fan of Martha, but advice is advice Vegetable Garden Tips / A passionate and accomplished gardener, Martha shares her tried-and-true tips for a successful vegetable garden, from seed starting to spacing plants.
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Milk Jug Seed Starters: This simple technique was developed for seeds that need to spend a winter outside before they will germinate, but it’s also a great method to start garden seeds in late winter if you don’t have indoor lights or a cold frame.