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    Pine cones as mulch; inexpensive and a nice alternative to bark. Gathering the cones would be a great task for children.

    Tomatoes will tell you what they need!  Here's a cool graphicfrom  Homegrown.org... lots of interesting information there.

    I LOVE this idea for tomatos.

    Tomatoes will tell you what they need!  Here's a cool graphicfrom  Homegrown.org... lots of interesting information there.

    male vs. female squash blossom identifier

    Gardening from the Grocery Store -- 15 Bean Soup Mix makes 13 different plants (split peas will not sprout).

    Simple aphid control

    Tips for planting flower bulbs

    Bleach as Flower Preserver - To get more bang for your bouquet, add a few drops of bleach to the water to prevent bacteria growth and keep stems from mildewing.

    Simply pour 2 cups of CLUB SODA directly in the center of a fire ant mound. The carbon dioxide in the water is heavier than air and displaces oxygen which suffocates the queen and the other ants. The whole colony will be dead within about two days. Each mound must be treated individually and a one liter bottle of club soda will kill 2 to 3 mounds.

    Diseases of Plant Leaves

    Stem Propagation of Roses.

    How to control Japanese beetle infestations without pesticides.

    Propagating succulents....do this

    use banana peels when you plant tomatoes to add lots of nutrients to them just lay the peels in the hole and cover with dirt as it breaks down the plant gets lots of yummies

    How to grow huge tomato plants - bury a PVC pipe with holes in it for watering

    Planting tomato plants on their side encourages a good root system

    Camp Wander: How to Deep Water Tomato Plants

    How To Kill Squash Bugs, Squash Bug Eggs,

    GERANIUMS: Place upside down in cardboard box or paper bag.....cover with newspaper and store in garage, inside wall. Do not let plants freeze. Leave them in box 'till Spring when you replant them in fresh new soil (miracle grow) works well. Plant will start growing new leaves within a week. Do not cut any stems away for at least 6 weeks, plant will double in size.

    Gardeners Most Wanted: Top 5 insects and how to control them - Part Deux!

    Great way to kill spider mites!

    Excellent way to remember sun requirements.

    This is a guide about growing peach trees from pits. Peach trees can be started from pits. Should you want to try growing your own trees from seed, there are some important steps to follow to improve your success.

    Wire frame around tree is invisible and creates a great trellis effect. Great idea for clematis.