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Start putting in your plants; work the nutrients into your soil. Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers.

Pinteresting Fridays: Gardening

17 Ridiculously Useful Tips to Make Life Easier Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers.

V i n ⓣ a g e . D e c o r - Beautiful. Can hang herbs upside down while drying, or pairs of tapers, etc.

5 Step Guide to Growing Gorgeous Garlic: Easy illustrated tutorial on growing garlic

How to Turn a Lawn Into a Garden By Sheet Mulching--This seems like a lot of work, but I'll look into it.

How to Turn a Lawn Into a Garden By Sheet Mulching--This seems like a lot of work, but I'll look into it.

lovely starts for Easter o i have lots of these :)

of 35 > Eggshell Flower Pots Young gardeners can use eggshells as pots to start seeds and coffee-stirrer tags to foretell what will pop up where. Eggshell Flowerpots How-To

5 Gardening Tips and Tricks That Everyone Should Know | Self-Sufficiency and Life Hacks by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/5-gardening-tips-and-tricks/

10 Gardening Tips and Tricks Everyone Should Know

Keep egg shells in open container in fridge. When the container is full, crush shells into small bits and sprinkle them around base of your plants. Sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails other bugs & adds touch of calcium to soil.

How to build a faux stone walkway for around $40- amazing!" data-componentType="MODAL_PIN

Create your Own Stone Walkway for less than $40

How to build a faux stone walkway. (I'm so glad I found this b/c my faux stone "forms" didn't come w/instructions--d'oh!

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 running; evergreen or deciduous. There is a broad array of colors and textures to choose from.

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 running; evergreen or deciduous. There is a broad array of colors and textures to choose from.

Comment faire pousser des tomates dans un pot. 16 fruits et légumes à faire pousser à partir de leurs restes

16 fruits et légumes à faire pousser à partir de leurs restes

How To Grow A Tomato Plant From A Tomato Slice It's good to have fresh tomatoes grown in our own garden. There is nothing wrong if we buy it from the supermarket, but home grown fresh tomatoes actually tastes better compare to grocery stores.

Fly repellent - 5 pennies in a bag of water hung near doorways or porches (wherever you want to repel flies). It works. I don't know why it works but it really does! Bag half full, closed and hung, use a good quality ziploc bag and you can put a small nail or tack in the zip above the seal. It's worth a try - if your skeptical your only out 5 pennies and a bag of water

Fly repellent: WATER & A PENNY IN A CLEAR PLASTIC BAG. Pinner said "Yes, it works! Temps have been upper and no flies in my back yard. I spoke with a women who grew up on a dairy farm and she swears by it; said they used 5 pennies.

boule-végétalisée de plantes grasses à fabriquer-soi-même-décorer-jardin

Plantes grasses en boule à suspendre- idée de déco jardin à fabriquer

cool succulent ball from "Succulent Container Gardens: Design Eye-Catching Displays with 350 Easy-Care Plants" by Debra Lee Baldwin

Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a tomato plant. The peel’s potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease..

Banana peel to fertilize rose bushes and help them resist diseases. Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a rosebush. The peels potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease.works for tomato plants too.

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Turn old newspaper into seedling pots. They can be planted directly into the ground as the paper will eventually biodegrade. You can form them by wrapping the paper around a jam jar or similar, or there are 'devices' that can be bought to make the pots.

Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential, and calcium is often greatly lacking in our soils. 95% of a dry eggshell is calcium carbonate. When planting your tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant your tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.

Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential. When planting tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.

Deadly Flowers.   WOW - I did not know about some of these.  Knew about the Poinsettias but not some of the others.  Interesting read.

12 Deadliest Garden Plants

12 Deadliest Garden Plants Some popular plants you prize for their ornamental beauty could be toxic killers. What you may want to avoid planting if you have small children. - Wow, I had no idea some of these were poisonous!

How to Care for Orchids at Home. Apparently, I'll have to read up on how to care for orchids so I don't inadvertently kill off the plants she loves.