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35 Pest and Disease Remedies.

Crushed strong-scented herbs make a tea that repels many insects. / 35 Pest and Disease Remedies // Fine Gardening

Soapy water can help eliminate pests. A comment: When the going gets tough I add some listerine type mouth wash and a bit of water that I soaked chewing tobacco in. With this mix I can defeat 90% - 95% of the pests I encounter, slugs, snails and rabbits hate the taste of it. It is an ingredient it the worlds greatest composting mix too.

Soapy water can help eliminate pests. A comment: When the going gets tough, add some Listerine type mouth wash and a bit of water that chewing tobacco has been soaked in. This mix can defeat - of the pests: slugs, snails and rabbits hate the taste of it.

A Recipe for Basil Lovers: How to Propagate Basil ... For Pennies!! - Can you ever have enough basil? I love to have a big bunch in a jar on the kitchen counter in lieu of flowers!

How to Propagate Basil from Cuttings

A Recipe for Basil Lovers: How to Propagate Basil . For Pennies! - Can you ever have enough basil? I love to have a big bunch in a jar on the kitchen counter in lieu of flowers!

How to Easily Propagate Basil from Cuttings

How to Propagate Basil from Cuttings

I love growing herbs! Propagating basil is really just as simple as cutting, stripping the lower leaves and keeping it in a water for a few weeks. Voila, a ready to plant basil and the mother plant will usually benefit from the trim.

How to get rid of wasps naturally 2 cups of water 1 teaspoon of peppermint oil 1 teaspoon of dish soap (optional) place in spray bottle and poof they're gone?! :]

Homemade Non-Toxic Wasp Spray / Repellant : combine together in a squirt bottle 2 cups of water + 1 teaspoon of peppermint oil + 1 teaspoon of dish soap (optional); wait until early morning or late evening hours when it looks like they’re sleeping, then s

COMPOSTING 101 - great tips for beginners from Someday I'll Learn

composting 101 - composting 101 - great tips for beginners. I've started collecting egg shells & coffee grounds for tomatoes, and banana peels for roses. need some more "potted gold" for the garden!

Growing Potatoes in a Laundry Basket - Vegetable Gardener.......The garden center that recommended this method to me said each basket should yield 8-10 lbs of potatoes.  So far, so good!  It's been fun with our kids too, because the potatoes are growing out of the holes in the sides of the baskets

Grow potatoes in a laundry basket.--I bought the laundry baskets at a local dollar store (I have 2 baskets). I filled the baskets with about of soil & compost, then put a seed potato into each basket (each potato was cut.

Seed Starters out of Paper Pulp... • shredded paper • water • blender • muffin tin

Seed Starters out of Paper Pulp - Shredded paper, water, blender and a muffin tin. Seed starters dry & ready for some soil!

Grow your own Ginger! Do you remember the Father from my Big Fat Greek Wedding spraying Windex on everything as his cure all? Well that's how I feel about Ginger, I adore it! Not only is it fragrant and tasty, but it has many medicinal benefits. You can also grow this root indoors. Wahoo! I'll definitely be adding it to my garden ;-) Cheers~

Grow Your Own Ginger.is easy to grow and makes for a great project with kids. And with its attractive foliage, this plant will add beauty to your home and garden, as well. Just pick up a root from your grocery store’s produce section and get growing!

A bunch of dollar store and free ideas for your garden

Bad soil? No soil? Plant in straw bales instead

10 Tips for Organic Gardening and Pest Control. Love these tips to naturally keep your garden healthy and ways to get rid of pests without harmful chemicals and pesticides.

Pin now read later. 10 Tips for Organic Gardening and Pest Control. Love these tips to naturally keep your garden healthy and ways to get rid of pests without harmful chemicals and pesticides.

From early spring to fall's first frost, Martha's vegetable garden yields not only delicious crops but also clever and innovative techniques. Take a peek at Martha's garden in all its glory.

Cantitoe Corners: Martha's Vegetable Garden

Clean straw is slipped below each pumpkin and winter squash to keep them from rotting and to put them out of reach of soil-dwelling insects.

Farming & Agriculture: How To Make Your Own Organic Garden Spray

Made it and sprayed it! I call it my "Garden Pest Control Salsa" :-) BUT BE CAREFUL! It will burn your plants if you spray too much on them. I suggest diluting it into 2 spray bottles.

Use Old Coffee Grinds in your garden. Tomatoes love it!! They add nitrogen to the soil, boost foliage growth and deter pests. If you don't drink much coffee,

How to Reuse Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Mix used coffee grounds with crushed dry egg shells and tomato plant blossoms won't rot. We use to own a restaurant, and saved coffee grounds and egg shells for my Father.

Aphid Infestation that needs a home remedy to get rid of aphids

Natural Home Pesticides: Organic Garden Pest Control Aphids On Roses: Controlling Aphids On Roses

A guide to growing herbs.

Easy-to-Grow Herbs

Add flavor to any dish with herbs straight from your garden. But I can (and have) killed most of these at some time or another.

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