You don't have to have a huge garden to give nature a home. If you've all got a small garden or a patio then putting plants in containers is the way forward. Here's 7 secrets to successful container gardening to get you started # 3 G Teak # Outdoor pots
27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your Garden Space Aloe Vera Marsh Mallow Great Burdock Pot Marigold Gotu Kola Camomile Globe Artichoke Chinese Yam Echinacea Siberian Ginseng Great Yellow Gentian Sea Buckthorn Tea Tree Lemon Balm Peppermint Evening Primrose Gins
"Don't throw your eggshells away. They are great for the garden in so many ways! And they're a cheap way to make diatomaceous earth. (Bugs don't like it)" Small Garden Ideas garden gardening
30+ Raised Garden Bed Ideas
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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!
DIY: Real World Self Sufficiency Skills - if you're looking to lower your food bill or if you'd like to eat healthier, this is for you. DIY growing, canning, freezing and lots of recipes to get you started.
January - Start planning out the upcoming season's garden(s) and order seeds and seedlings to start next month indoors. - A great chart on Vegetable gardening planting times, from Easy Vegetable Gardening
starting an asparagus bed - I have my crowns ready to plant. I cannot wait for summer to enjoy these (takes 3 years to produce, then produces for 15 years)
Hydrangeas, Camillias and Roses Love Used Coffee grounds--Dont throw out those used coffee grounds. Put them to use in your garden. Just dig in the ground and filter next to your plants to nourish them. This works especially well nitrogen-loving plants like camellias, hydrangeas, and roses.
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