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Bring in the Butterflies • Tips, Ideas and Tutorials! Including, from 'woodlogger', a great step by step tutorial on how to make this butterfly house.

Bring in the Butterflies | The Garden Glove

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Everything you need to do in your garden and when you need to do it - genius! #homesfornature

Dendrobium Orchids - A string of living butterflies!!!Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.

Make your own potato tower - no digging up potatoes! Yields about 25 lbs/tower.

Potato Towers & Living Fence Posts!

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How to grow your own white sage and use it medicinally, ceremonially and as a culinary spice.

Herbal Finishing Salts and White Sage | Blog Castanea

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This is the coolest gardening site EVER! On the Gardeners Supply Company website you can design your own garden beds by clicking and dragging the plants you want, where you want them. Then you can print your planting map WITH very detailed planting directions.Cool!!

Sites-Gardeners-Site

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Bucket drip kits, a one time cost of $12, allow women to grow vegetables during the dry season using drip irrigation. Drip irrigation, originally developed in Israel, targets precious water to where it needs to go, the roots of the plants. The bucket is available locally and the farmer (remember, she's likely a female) can raise enough for her family, with perhaps some extra to sell. Much less labor - it uses water efficiently. Less to lug, less time spent fetching it, more time gardening.

Mulch Much? | The Benefits of Gardening with Mulch | Fix.com

The Benefits of Gardening with Mulch | Fix.com

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Plant a garden full of mosquito repelling plants so you can actually enjoy being outdoors :)

11 plants that repel mosquitoes - Home to Home DIY

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From Field to Flour: How to Grow Wheat - Real Food - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

From Field to Flour: How to Grow Wheat

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My mother in law always did this, I though it was the chemicals in the peel that made it work so well. Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a rosebush. The peel’s potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease...works for tomato plants too.

The Backyard Garden: Banana peels as fertilizer

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How Much Do I Plant?

How Much Do I Plant? - Homespun Seasonal Living

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15 Tasty Vegetables you can Grow in Autumn by lovelygreens #Garden #Fall #Veggies

How To Harvest and Preserve Your Garden Herbs • Great tips and tutorials! Including, from 'food52', this wonderful how-to on how to dry your herbs.

How To Harvest and Preserve Your Garden Herbs | The Garden Glove

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Tutorial: Attract Orioles – Spring DIY Bird Feeder Materials 2 Strands of Floral Wire (or your wire of choice) Oranges (or apples) Any pair of pliers you have laying around the house

Spring DIY Bird Feeder For Under $5 — A Cowboy's Wife

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Companion planting guide and which plants to use to naturally repel pesky insects

36 Tips and Ideas to Make Your Garden Grow

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Secrets to a More Productive Vegetable Garden

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Three Sisters | Plant corn in a circle for better pollination. Eight seeds around each circle. Use 5 gal. bucket to mark. In dryer climates make a well in the middle to catch the water.

Three Sisters | Sweet Domesticity

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Make shift root cellar out of a galvanized trash can--A great article about root cellaring with several good ideas

Baker Creek + Epic Gardening Giveaway! Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Co. is generously giving away a Home Gardener's Collection, containing 20 full-size packets of heirloom seeds and a garden planner! Enter here: gleam.io/...

Baker Creek + Epic Gardening Giveaway! Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Co. is generously giving away a Home Gardener's Collection, containing 20 full-size packets of heirloom seeds and a garden planner! Enter here: gleam.io/...

P Allen Smith: berry good tips for growing blackberries, raspberries & blueberries

How to Plant and Grow Potatoes Learning to grow this easy crop will ensure your family will always have a food source available. Full tutorial on how to plant, trench methods, and when to hill, plus tips on where to get seed potatoes so you don't introduce disease into your soil.

Easy to make and use, homemade garlic-mint garden insect spray was tested on badly attacked basil plants & a vine and worked with only 2 applications!

Your backyard flock could be the best source of meat, eggs and homemade fertilizer around. Learn how to “recoop” much of your birds’ expenses by putting chicken manure fertilizer to use in your garden.