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Tips for growing squash, Place the seeds AROUND the pot. When you water, you water inthe pot so the water comes out of the drain holes around the bottom for deep root watering.

Clean up lavender, easy trimming guide

32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius - BuzzFeed Mobile

What to plant near each other - Companion Planting Poster

A guide to hardy plants for multiple zones with tips and ideas for a successful perennial garden.

How to Attract Hummingbirds to Your Garden

Seeds started in a cupcake tin, perfect. Once plants have germinated place the paper & plant in soil.

This site is pretty awesome. It lists plants that can grow in specific conditions -- ex. alkaline soil, clay soil, dry shade, etc.

Red and green leaf lettuce.

Create great contrast with sweet potato vine and the Wave Purple Petunias

When to prune everything....a good guide to keep handy.

Pruning Tomatoes- Great Article. 6 reasons to prune tomatoes: 1. More flavorful tomatoes. 2. Larger tomatoes. 3. More tomatoes over length of a season. 4. Keep leaves & fruits off the ground, away from pests, insect damage, fungal disease. 5. Keep plants smaller & more compact. 6. Allows tomatoes on plant at the end of season to ripen before 1st frost. Removing unneeded growth tips, new growth in the “V” between 2 stems, allows plant to concentrate energy on fruit rather than foliage.

Free Interactive Garden Design Tool - No Software Needed! Plan-A-Garden - BHG.com

Creative Galvanized Planter Ideas

2-Liter Soda Bottles have several great uses! If you cut the bottom off, you can use them to cover seedlings like mini greenhouses. They also protect them from frost, wind, and strong rain.

Informative guide for planting schedule

Disney world does this! Lowes sells the 4 to 6" round PVC pipe with holes already drilled. Purchase an end cap, fill with rock, soil, and plant. put these in the center of a very large pot to stabilize, and add amazing height and color to a container that has trailing plants (no end cap or rock needed if you are placing in a container)

20 Inexpensive Green Houses!

Five Workhorse Annuals - High impact, low maintenance annuals to keep pot and containers looking good all summer.

Cut the bottom off a plastic pot to contain invasive plants & bury in the ground. I have been doing this for a few years & works great for containing plants that tend to spread, but that I still want to plant in the garden. This also works good for planting a plant in an area that tends to get filled with roots etc. from other plants. I will use a larger pot so that the plant can spread it's roots and grow deeper roots, but keeps other tree roots from choking out the one I planted.

Dry riverbed landscaping