Line flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole.

10 Uses for Coffee Filters

Make Potted Plants less messy. Line Flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole. Reuse coffee filters for this one, plus compost the grinds in your garden!

35 Pest, Disease and Weed Remedies--green and safe

Aspirin is a remedy for fungal plant problems (black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi). Dissolve two uncoated aspirin tablets milligrams each) in 1 quart of water and use as a foliar spray to thwart these diseases.

"5 Secrets To a No Work Garden"  Excellent article

De titel "no work garden" spreekt mij alvast aan . 5 Secrets to a ‘No-work’ Garden. "It took over 20 years of gardening to realize that I didn’t have to work so hard to achieve a fruitful harvest.

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Tomato Growing Tips. Some good tips for better tomato production, especially tips for getting the most out of your tomato plants towards the end of the growing season.

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Shabby chic patio utilizing a very small place. Add chairs for seating, a potting table, plants and flowers for color and you've created a cozy nook.

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Combining Plants

Beautiful Walls and Fences Get inspired and fulfill the American dream of a house with a white picket fence. Surrounding a white fence with colorful flowers will make your home stand out in the neighborhood.

Old floor lamp recycled into a planter

This is brilliant! An old floor lamp turned into a planter pedestal. a GREAT idea for those old torchier lamps that catch fire. Gut them and use them as planters.

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Small Space Tiered Planter for apartments! LOL I hope my 85 yr old pops can still build it for me. He made 3 doll houses & maybe I can have my daughter post it!

DIY Vertical Herb Garden with a Shoe Organizer

DIY Vertical Herb Garden with a Shoe Organizer Confounded by vegetable digging cats and toiling in the vegetable patch, Instructables member came up with this cool DIY vertical garden solution. In case you don’t recognize it, she used an old closet shoe

Gardening in drawers

Chest of Drawers Flower Planter I have seen this done a few times now and the last one was the best! It was a painted MacKenzie Child look dresser~with rose, coral, and strawberry red flowers planted in the drawers.


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Worlds most perfect fertilizer   pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season.

All in one organic fertilizer + pesticide. The world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season.

1tsp epsom salts in 4 c warm water....spray on plant and then 10 days later it produces more fruit due to boost of magnesium... especially for tomatoes, peppers and roses

spray the plant with epsom salts 1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). that gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. spray them again 10 days later.

Weed killer from your kitchen

I tried this last year: it works! How to make an inexpensive non-toxic homemade weed killer to control weeds in your garden: 1 gallon of white vinegar cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle

Natural bug spray for the garden. 1 gallon of water 2 cups of Dawn soap 2 cups of plain listerine type mouthwash 1 tsp cayenne pepper Mix together, put in a spray bottle. 10 Steps to Organic Gardening...

Natural bug spray for the garden. 1 gallon of water 2 cups of Dawn soap 2 cups of plain listerine type mouthwash 1 tsp cayenne pepper Mix together, put in a spray bottle. 10 Steps to Organic Gardening - Avah Ham: 10 short/ easy Steps to Organic Gardening

2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt….will kill anything! DO NOT USE ROUNDUP.

recipe for weed killer : 2 C vinegar + 1 T liquid soap + 1 T salt Dog cone Mix first three ingredients in spray bottle. Will kill anything it touches. Place doggie cone over weeds. Spray, don’t pour, or nothing will grow there for a while.

Natural Weed Killer - Spring is coming and this is the BEST Weed Spray. I made 3 gallons for around $4.00 last year after seeing a pin. Worked better than Round Up & killed the weeds/stray grass on first application. One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, 1/2 c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle. (you can purchase 3 gallon size Apple Cider Vinegar in the canning section of a good hardware store - cheap!)

kills the weeds/stray grass One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle. (you can purchase 3 gallon size Apple Cider Vinegar in the canning section of a good hardware store - cheap!

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Weed killer: 1 gallon vinegar, 2 cups epsom salt, cup dish soap not sure how this is organic unless she uses organic vinegar, organic Epsom salt & organic dishsoap- which I don't think is possible but more or less chemical free.

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 it's protective oils so the vinegar can work with deadly force. Safe to use a yard used by pets  Weed Killer,: http://amzn.to/1m5BiLp

Going to try this- Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar c table salt tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes gallon and worked better than Round Up

One of the best articles on natural garden pest and weed control I've read- all right from your kitchen!

35 Pest and Disease Remedies Turn to your pantry and medicine cabinet for simple solutions to common garden problems Grapefruit rinds lure slugs.

As you plant, put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole. Plants will grow larger, leafier and greener. 4(epsom salts) to 1(sugar) ratio.

As you plant, sprinkle Epsom salts and sugar into each hole, plants will grow larger, leafier, and greener: 4 epsom salts to 1 sugar ratio.

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