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Secret Garden


Secret Garden

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recycled screen door "trellis"

Check out what Ashley did with our Flower Tower Project. You can make it happen too!

Making concrete spheres for the garden I want to do this

Indoor Tulips . . . Step 1 - Fill a glass container about 1/3 of the way with glass marbles or decorative rocks. Clear glass will enable you to watch the roots develop . . . Step 2 - Set the tulip bulb on top of the marbles or stones; pointed end UP. Add a few more marbles or rocks so that the tulip bulb is surrounded but not covered (think support). . .Step 3 - Pour fresh water into the container. The water shouldn't touch the bulb, but it should be very close, so that the roots will grow in...

How to "deep water" your tomatoes for a killer crop. Mom always did this using tin cans with both ends removed.

5 Step Guide to Growing Gorgeous Garlic Great Information

Great way to grow pumpkins and save space

Keep this handy! There is a wealth of information here about dividing perennials! Also a list of best times to divide them.

companion planting chart-what to plant next to what

Seed and Plant Spacing Ruler-a good DIY reuse for an old wooden one, too. I NEED to make one of these!

Chamomile tea is a cure-all for fungal diseases It’s a little-known fact that chamomile tea has antibacterial and fungicidal properties that will aid plants suffering from fungus and mildew.Place 16 chamomile tea bags (or 2 cups of dried chamomile flowers) in 2 quarts of water, and simmer for 20 minutes. Turn off the heat, and allow the tea bags to steep for several hours. to prevent damping off, or use as a foliar spray to battle diseases on plants.

tutorial for harvesting and drying lavender

Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. Idea to try...

Tips for Growing Great Carrots

DIY Raised Garden Beds With Cinder Blocks... great blog, tons of good tips and DIY...

propogation of hydrangeas...

Royal Empress Tree...grows 10-15 ft per year. Explodes with rich lavender flowers that look like Orchids but smell like Jasmine. Grows as far north as Canada and as far south as Mexico.

Banana peel shake for your container plants.

DIY tiki torch wine bottles that look pretty and keep the mosquitoes away.

How to store fresh asparagus for up to two weeks.

Italian Tree Tomatoes - awesome!

Perpetual Basil Harvesting

Get Your Tomatoes off to a Perfect Start Enjoy your best crop of tomatoes yet with these 10 tips to get your tomato plants off to a strong start.

Trellises