Tell mom to keep the deer away? Cut up a bar of IVORY soap and sprinkle it around your plants or if you are concerned about adding anything to your soil, place larger chunks of the soap on saucers and place it around your garden.
32 Plant Butterfly Garden - Butterflies find native plants irresistible, and this group of hardy perennials will bring in the butterflies with a succession of blooms that ensure a nectar source throughout the season.
Building Healthy Soil - Simple soil test and how to upgrade your soil structure. Fill quart jar full of topsoil and add water to almost full. Shake to dissolve clumps & let jar sit overnight to determine soil structure and how to improve it.
How to grow cuttings—pinch for bigger blooms, root for more plants!
Art bury a banana peel 1 down at the base of a rosebush. The potassium will feed the plant and help it fight of diseases. ***Used banana peels, egg shells, coffee grounds and crushed Tums with calcium when planting tomatoes Sherry*** garden-yard-ideas