Sprinkle coffee grounds around your vegetables before you water them, you will be activating slow-release nitrogen that will help them grow faster and fuller. Slugs don't like them either!

Sprinkle coffee grounds around your vegetables before you water them, you will be activating slow-release nitrogen that will help them grow faster and fuller. Slugs don't like them either!

The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.  It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

Use toilet paper rolls to start your plants. When ready to plant, stick the whole roll in the ground. Roll will decompose.

Use toilet paper rolls to start your plants. When ready to plant, stick the whole roll in the ground. Roll will decompose.

Never pay for onions again.  Grow your own fresh onions year round.  Page also includes tips for growing tomatoes, pineapple, herbs, etc.  Check it out.

Never pay for onions again. Grow your own fresh onions year round. Page also includes tips for growing tomatoes, pineapple, herbs, etc. Check it out.

Repurpose broken stemware. Pop in a citronella candle and then put glass down in plant. Pretty at night and keeps bugs away! @ Do It Yourself Pins

Repurpose broken stemware. Pop in a citronella candle and then put glass down in plant. Pretty at night and keeps bugs away! @ Do It Yourself Pins

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