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DIY--A compost bin is a necessary companion to My new garden. The darker the barrels, the warmer they get, which is what you want with composting.
Wonderful stuffs: Small Budget Gardening!
2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything!
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2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything! (for all those weeds growing in the cracks of the driveway!)/ How will this affect the soil and the nearby plants? Salt kills everything and for a long time. And what about the beneficial microbes that are in the soil? I spend too much time and energy in my garden to just randomly kill weeds.
DIY 2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything! (for all those weeds growing in the cracks of the driveway!) Love the idea of using an old dog collar too.
2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything! (for all those weeds growing in the cracks of the driveway!) a good idea to keep weed killer off desired plants
concrete leaves | Search Results | Garden Muse
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Love me some elephant ear plants as stepping stones! Concrete leaves for the patio area. All instructions included.
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Love the color! Re-post: Concrete leaf casting « Garden Muse
Concrete leaves for the patio area. Concrete leaf casting :)
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20 clever homesteading ideas.
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collection of tips from Five Little Homesteaders
20 Homesteading Ideas
20 clever homesteading articles.
20 clever homesteading ideas. chickens
How to Grow Cauliflower
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Great Tips for Starting A Vegetable Garden
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Tips for Starting A Veggie Garden
Great tips for square foot gardening.
Gardening Guide for Container Gardening -this post has everything you need to know!
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Useful guide for container gardening vegetables. #garden #realfood
Growing Vegetables. Vegetable container gardening guide. Urban garden. #plants
Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars If those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants, try this trick: Make a 50/50 combination of flour and baking soda, and dust it all over whichever plants the cabbage worms are eating. They'll eat the combo while munching the leaves, and die within a day or so. Repeat as necessary.
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Always looking for safe ideas to stop garden pests. Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars If those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants, try this trick
Get more taters and get them sooner by starting your spuds indoors.
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starting potatoes indoors
Gardening Jones » Starting Taters Indoors
miniature greenhouse - This is pretty great. I can never start my seeds indoors because I don't get enough light. I wonder if this is a good compromise.
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Mini greenhouse. What a great idea! I'm thinking that an old thrift store cabinet combined with a few old windows could easily get a new life by being turned into a little greenhouse right outside the kitchen door.
plant herbs and veggies in a small green house
small "greenhouse" for small spaces
Mini greenhouse ~ I LOVE THIS! Perfect for herbs and delicate plants
Tool Shed made from Old Doors, carpenter husband with loads of doors and windows...
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Tool Shed made from Old Doors. I wonder if I could find four french doors to make a tall and narrow greenhouse for transplanting seedlings.....
Tool Shed made from Old Doors fantastic small shed
Tool shed made from old doors... ohh I can paint it blue so it looks more like a police box. ;) my own tardus... of course a garden shed that was bigger on the inside would be useful ;)
Tool Shed made from Old Doors. Maybe paint it tardis blue?
Tool Shed made from Old Doors Buy door from the re-store and pair it to look like the tardis. :)
Garden tool shed made from old doors
Teeheeeeeeeeeeeeee, a shed made from old doors........painted TARDIS blue? YES! Best garden idea ever!
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Cool idea for a green house with limited space!
This would be an idea cold frame for the shed in late Winter, early Spring. Could absolutely do this with PVC piping. Only the plastic would be a challenge...glue gun and gaffer tape anyone? :)
Inexpensive, diy, greenhouse ideas.
Convertible Greenhouse - good idea for a cold frame in the early spring!
Organic Garden Idea
great idea for a small green house..
Gardening with epsom-salts. This gives you a good explanation of how to apply to many different plants.
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Health benefits of Epson Salt Baths
epsom-salts - GARDEN IDEAS
Perhaps the most natural and easiest place to start with Ultra Epsom Salt is with the potted plants that are dispersed around your house and porch. Epsom salt is such a simple way to increase their blooming and health, and is something that you can include easily as a part of a normal routine.For potted plants, simply dissolve 2 tablespoons per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month – although it is safe to do this as often as desired.
Gardening with Epsom Salt - great for both indoor and outdoor plants
Health Benefits of Epsom Salt Baths - Amazing!
It's a good thing to use epsom-salts in your garden. For potted plants, simply dissolve 2 tablespoons per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month – although it is safe to do this as often as desired.
Epsom salt has become a popular and well-reputed supplement in organic gardening. With the recent push towards “green” living, Epsom salt is an ideal answer to a variety of organic gardening needs. Both cost effective and gentle on your greenery, it is an affordable and green treatment for your well-tended plants—both indoors and out. Throughout time, Epsom salt has been known as a wonderful garden supplement, helping to create lush grass, full roses, and healthy, vibrant greenery.
Epsom salts have benefits ranging from reducing sore muscles to flushing toxins from your cells.
How to make an Island Bed in your back yard.
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how to build an island bed with retaining brick wall. Maybe front yard!
How to make an Island Bed in your back yard only I want to put in my front yard.
How to build an island garden bed with retaining wall brick
How to make a garden island. Maybe this could cover/block the utlities HOLE in the front yard?
Front yard, around the trees and future flower beds.
How to Build an Island Bed with Retaining Wall Bricks
William Morris David Austin Old English Rose
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Pink peony, a timeless beauty
I love David Austin roses and have a few in our garden and I always lose myself in their beauty. This is an Old English Rose, William Morris ? umm maybe ? #flowers
William Morris, Old English Roses. Love cabbage roses.
'William Morris' David Austin Old English Rose #flowers #flowerseverwhere #beautiful #gardening #gorgeous #orchidscollections #freshflowers
How to make this lovely and practical strawberry planter out of a single pallet. The project is fairly easy and nearly free!
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Pallet Strawberry Planter
How to make this practical strawberry planter out of a single pallet. DIY, tutorial, garden, gardening. growing strawberries, outdoors, summer, small space garden, repurpose, recycle, reuse, wood, craft. Get more pallet ideas at http://pinterest.com/wineinajug/passion-for-pallets/
Strawberry Pallet Planter - A practical DIY tutorial showing how to make this strawberry planter out of a single pallet. The project is fairly easy and not too many tools required to make your own attractive planter. 20 more creative pallet projects for your garden @ http://themicrogardener.com/20-creative-ways-to-upcycle-pallets-in-your-garden/ | The Micro Gardener
How to collect and store seeds year after year
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From Martha Stewart.... seed packets & printable seed label templates. Good!
SAVING SEEDS: Tools and Materials Fruits and vegetables such as pumpkins, squashes, and gourds Knife Colander Paper towels Paper plates Pen Glassine envelope Seed label template Double-sided tape Seed Saving How-To 1. Cut the fruit or vegetable open and extract the seeds. 2. Place the seeds in a colander and rinse with warm water. Blot the seeds with a paper towel. Lay the seeds out on a paper plate labeled with the variety name. 3. Allow the seeds to dry at room temperature in a well-ventilated place, keeping them out of direct sunlight for up to three weeks. 4. Once the seeds have dried, place them in a glassine envelope. Download and print the seed label template with a photo label of your fruit or vegetable before it was cut up, and attach to glassine envelope with double-sided tape. If kept in an air-tight container and placed in the refrigerator, these seeds will be good for at least six years.
How to collect and store seeds year after year (need to start saving seeds!)
Martha shows you how to save seeds, a perfect Christmas present for gardeners and a great way to save money on plants. free seed labels
Saving Seeds - Martha Stewart Home & Garden. Pumpkin, squash and gourd.
Quote: "This lady really knows her seeds. She explains in great detail how to pick seeds and how to store them."
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COLLECTING SEEDS | This lady really knows her seeds. She explains in great detail how to pick seeds and how to store them. | Fine Gardening
Quote: "This lady really knows her seeds. She explains in great detail how to pick seeds and how to store them." From @Fine Gardening magazine.
Collecting and Storing Seeds via Fine Gardening
Quote: "This lady really knows her seeds. She explains in great detail how to pick seeds and how to store them."/I saved seed from the yellow California poppies last year-they're in bloom right now, and SURPRIZE! they're all orange.
Seed saving: Quote: "This lady really knows her seeds. She explains in great detail how to pick seeds and how to store them."
Collecting and Storing Seeds
Familiarize yourself with what the poisonous plants look like.
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Poison oak - poison ivy - poison sumac Will I ever remember this?!
Watch out for Poison Oak Ivy - a good guide on "How to treat and avoid poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac" show to the kids so they know what to avoid
Poison oak - poison ivy - poison sumac- Leaves of Three Let Them Be!
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This is not a cool idea, its a very cool thing though to be aware of them though...I personally quite allergic...Be ware the Poison oak - poison ivy - poison sumac ~ good to have a visual reference!
Do you know how to treat and avoid poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac? Here's a handy guide! #itchy #poisonivy #poisonoak #scratch #prevent #outdoor #wild #wilderness #camping #hiking
Inexpensive Mini Greenhouses - good idea!
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Good idea! Inexpensive Mini Greenhouses - These worked PHENOMENALLY for seed starting this year. It was nice to be able to easily carry them all in when there was a frost warning. I kept the lids on during the day to keep heat/moisture in.
Inexpensive Mini Greenhouses - These worked PHENOMENALLY for seed starting this year. It was nice to be able to easily carry them all in when there was a frost warning. I kept the lids on during the day to keep heat/moisture in. - Garden Ideas
Interesting idea for starting plants. Little Green houses... What a good idea!
Place your seed starter pots in a clear plastic container as a mini greenhouse. Keep the lid on to increase the temperature as seeds grow and it also keeps bugs out! Interesting idea!
Interesting idea for starting plants - kind of like mini greenhouses
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DIY (save a ton o' cash) Sharpening Pruners - Fine Gardening Article
Link for video instructions how to make a basket column planter - has kit for sale but could easily create out of PVC and paint any color you wanted.
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Basket Column for creating 2 Level Displays
Convert Your Large Pots into a stunning 2-level display on your patio, poolside, porch or deck. - How to put together a basket column kit *** These would be BEAUTIFUL on both sides my daughter's steps to her front door ***
Convert Your Large Pots into a stunning 2-level display on your patio, poolside, porch or deck. - How to put together a basket column kit. For the front porch.
Basket On A Stem, Two-Tiered Basket, Patricia Crawford|Kinsman Company
How to make a flower tower
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How to make a flower tower or a strawberry tower or use a tomatoe cage line it, add soil mix to it and plant strawberries.
How to make a flower tower. Clearly this is for Jesse...one day I will find my green thumb too!!
#DIY Garden Idea: How To Make A Flower Tower
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How to make a flower tower // $90~$100 (not including flowers) // Tools you'll need: 1. Leather palm or cut-resistant work gloves 2. Utility knife 3. Garden spade 4. Aviation snips or tin snips 5. Scissors // Materials you'll need : 1. 4-foot galvanized wire fencing with 2-inch x 4-inch openings 2. Landscape fabric 3. 6-inch black zip ties 4. 13 1⁄2-inch flower pot
Interesting and Easy DIY Ideas.. The flower tower is cool! so are the stair book shelves. and you should definitely do the swings!
Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves.
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@ PAM - see someone was wanting to do the same thing as you - Tree Stump Removal - Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves This is a MUST!
Geranium, lobelia and bacopa