How to propagate rosemary and lavender; also works for basil

How to propagate rosemary- works for lavender too. Harris take that lavender i gave you and propagate it. I'll propagate rosemary for you!

who knew:  pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue.

Glue (heavy duty), bowling ball, and pennies=penny ball for the garden-Pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. Glue (heavy duty), bowling ball, and pennies!

For back fence...Limelight hydrangeas. They grow up to 8 ft tall, can grow in full sun or shade and can tolerate dry soil. Beautiful!

For side fence in backyard, Limelight hydrangeas. They grow up to 8 ft tall, can grow in full sun or shade and can tolerate dry soil.

This link has a ton of really easy garden ideas.

This link has a ton of really easy garden ideas including a cattle panel arch trellis.

So smart!!! Re-use a rotisserie chicken container as a mini greenhouse!

Love this- science botany project. Reuse a rotisserie chicken container as a mini greenhouse!

5 Tips for Growing Gorgeous Hydrangeas

5 Tips for Growing Gorgeous Hydrangeas

flowers - 5 Essential Tips for Growing Gorgeous Hydrangeas-my absolute favorite flower! I am so jealous of all my neighbors who have beautiful purple and blue hydrangea bushes!

The next time you boil a dozen eggs, save the water and pour it on your garden and plants.  The water becomes enriched with calcium when the eggs are cooked.  Plus, why pour water down the sink when you can reuse it for something, right?

(link) REUSE & CONSERVE WATER ~ The next time you boil eggs (hard boiled eggs, deviled eggs), save the water and pour it onto the soil (NOT plants!) for your garden and houseplants. The water becomes enriched with calcium from the boiled eggs shells.

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

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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.

Mosquito repelling "Creeping Thyme" plant. It has citronella oil that makes it smell lemony. GREAT IDEAS FOR MY ATRIUMS!

Mosquito Repelling Creeping Lemon Thyme Plant -The high citronella oil content of this hardy, easy-to-grow perennial plant is more potent than any other mosquito repellent plant tested. / Could be great for the deck.

Good idea for multiple reasons: 1) equisetum grows so quickly and make even the newest newbie of a gardener feel accomplished and happy, 2)  equisetum can get out of control and this container will prevent that from happening, 3) creates privacy and covers up some unsightly areas.

Equisetum grows quickly and makes even the newest gardener feel accomplished and happy, equisetum can get out of control and this container will prevent that from happening, creates privacy and cover up unsightly areas.

5 Flowering Shrubs - Hedge. These deciduous shrubs provide blooms from late February until the end of Summer. The offer comprises: 1 of each of the following shrubs. The fully grown height in cms for each is: Forsythia Spectabilis - golden 150-250 Spirea Arguta - white 150-200 Weigelia - burgundy red 125-175 Buddliea- Pink 125-150 Ceanothus Yankee Point - Blue 125-150.

5 beautiful bushes to plant in the yard. good for privacy and very easy on the eye! such pretty colors! buddiea(pink),forsythia spectabilis(yellow), spirea arguta(white), ceanothus yankee point(blue), and weigelia(burgundy) good for privacy fence option

sweet!  How to force tulips to grow indoors

How to Force Tulip Bulbs in Water

Tulipes à l'intérieur Sweet! How to force tulips to grow indoors. My forced bulbs have already started coming up, but this vase idea is so much prettier than the green plastic containers I have!

Growing Garlic

How to grow garlic - plant after frost before ground freezes - elephant garlic actually a leek and better suited for warmer climates. Would love to have really fresh garlic!

How to amend your soil to get blue hydrangeas.

Gardening 101: French Hydrangeas

French Hydrangea: Blue or Pink Blooms? Your hydrangea is simply responding to the soil pH. Blue flowers are produced in acid soil (pH and lower), and pink flowers are produced in alkaline soil (pH 7 and higher). You can add aluminum sulfate around your

Kids Gardens

Natural Play Spaces: Children's Veggie Gardens

Modern Parents Messy Kids: Natural Play Spaces: Children's Veggie Gardens -- Love the painted raised bed!

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