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    who knew: Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier

    101 Gardening Secrets Experts Never Tell You....super good list!

    Ten mistakes new herb gardeners make (and how to avoid them!)

    Growing Cucumbers - Grow it along with Nasturtiums, radishes, marigolds, sunflowers, peas, beets, carrots, and Dill. It helps ground beetles. Avoid planting with Tomato and Sage. To save space cucumbers can be grown in hanging baskets as they take a lot of space on ground.

    Log Planter - use a hollowed out log or stump as a planter -cute in front of the vechiles or by the wall

    Grow star and heart cucumbers.

    Fantastic looking spiral garden. Very classy looking and functional as… :: Hometalk

    The Secret to Long-Lasting Cut Hydrangea Blooms ~ Says: I was given a helpful tip from the flower vendor at our local farmer’s market

    What makes strawberries sour - Tips for growing sweeter strawberries.

    All-Terrain Landscaper's Wagon my favorite cart for gardening

    Grow Onions from Discarded Onion Bottoms - never be without onions again

    Spalding Gardening Calendar - Month by Month! // Great Gardens Ideas

    The Homestead Garden | Everything you need to know about growing carrots | #prepbloggers #growyourown #carrots

    Growing Cucumbers, How to Grow Cucumbers and Planting Cucumbers

    Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. 1/2 gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar 1/4 c table salt 1/2 tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes 1/2 gallon for around $6.40 It worked better than Round Up killed the weeds on first application. The Dawn dish soap strips the weed of its protective oils so the vinegar can work with deadly force. Safe to use a yard used by pets @ MyHomeLookBookMyHomeLookBook

    Apparently cucumbers tend to take over other plants, so they should be grown by themselves. Who knew? This is from a great blog- 100 Days of Real Food

    try cherry or grape tomatoes growing upside down and basil, rosemary, &/or oregano growing on top

    7 Simple Strategies for a Successful Beginner Vegetable Garden

    Growing fruit up high.

    Cornmeal - Natural Weed Killer - 9 Ways to a No-Weeds Garden - Bob Vila