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Seed Soaking and Sprouting Chart -

Sprinkle cinnamon on the soil after seeds are planted or when fungus or mold is detected on the seedling or plant to kill the fungus or mold. Cinnamon also repels snakes.

a guide to how much you should space your vegetable seeds when planting

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How to Grow Avocado from Seed or Pit

- How to Grow Avocado from Seed or Pit, by Rosie2010 - The info in this article is good, but they leave out one important point. Not all avocado pits sprout, and even if they sprout, not all the sprouts are energetic. The moral of the story is, keep trying until you get one that GR-O-W-S!!!

Enter your zip code & it gives you a week by week calendar when to start planting seeds for your area. just sign up for EMAIL reminders you have a garden profile all your own WITH instructions for every veggie! VERY COOL!

How to grow watermelons: They do not like "wet feet" but need water each week. You can trellis up watermelon plants & once they set fruit, support the burgeoning melons with slings made from cheesecloth, nylon stockings, or old T-shirts. If the sling completely covers the fruit, it provides protection from insects. In addition to saving space, trellising improves air circulation and helps prevent disease. | The Micro Gardener

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Use Citrus Peels To Start Your Seedlings — My Roman Apartment

`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. Gotta try this

I love this idea for keeping info about your garden plants together. You Could have a ring for each year for annuals so that you would know what did or didn't work well. Then you could put all of the perennials on a separate ring. Might want to just punch the holes right into the tag, so that you can still see the front and back side.