How To Mulch Around Plants Properly - do NOT place mulch up against any tree trunk or plant main stem! it allows the bugs and diseases to attack the trunk in a completely protected area. 3 in space between trunk and mulch!
Royal Empress Tree - grows ft/year Empress Tree Facts: Grows up to 10 feet or more in the very First Season Rich lavender flowers that look like Orchids but smell like Jasmine Grows as far north as Canada and as far south as Mexico
Green gardening advice from BrightNest: "If you're not exactly a plant whisperer, club soda will change your life! Give it to your plants to quench their thirst. The nutrients in club soda (sodium citrate and potassium sulfate) will help enrich the soil.
Pinner says: Quit pulling weeds! (We've done this for 2 years now and I will never garden without mulch again!) Ruth Stout, no- work garden, this is one great concept for anyone wanting to garden effectively and easily!
For my gardening reference, this will be helpful: EVERYTHING you ever wanted to know about GROWING ONIONS. the go-to site! From planting seed, seedlings & sets thru different varieties, to storing. Even includes making an onion braid!
41 Groundcovers to Know & Use: Groundcover plants, when properly taken care of, provide dense soil cover, retard weed growth, and prevent soil erosion. Groundcovers range in height from an inch to four feet. They can be woody or herbaceous; clumping or ru
How to Build a Fence Mounted Trellis - Cut a 5 x 10 foot piece of rigid wire mesh. Attach four wood blocks to the fence (one for each corner of mesh), screw a hook into each block, and fit the mesh over the hooks.
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.
Grow Blueberries In A Pot: Depending on the variety you choose, it can take 2 or 3 years for a plant to start producing fruit but once it does, youll enjoy picking blueberries for many years to come. Heres a tip sheet to get you started