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Gardening & Outdoors

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Remodelaholic | How to Build a Potting Bench from Reclaimed Wood and Old Windows

how to grow peonies

Growing Peonies

What a great idea! Use an old wagon as a mobile herb garden!


Make your own Earth Boxes

Garden Shed from old doors

Old Doors Rock My World: A Unique Outdoor Table

If you're camping...Rub petroleum jelly over a bunch of cotton balls...then store in ziplock bag..Then when your ready to make a fire pull a few cotton strands out then place under your wood then light your cotton ball..instant fire starter ----- Good to know for fire pits too! :)

Great layout for a HERB Garden!

Adding to my flower garden this year! Angelonia -It's easy to grow and flowers profusely, great plant for our dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it!

Tons & tons of #landscaping ideas

Chunnel: the chicken tunnel. giving the chix a run around the garden perimeter is a good way to keep bugs and rodents out.

Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or preventer... take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows;

Adding sage to your campfire or fire pit keeps mosquitoes and bugs away.

Orajel for Mosquito Bites- This is a sure fix for mosquito bites. Every time you get bitten by a mosquito, use Orajel or any toothache gel medicine and it works! It stops the itching instantly and will not itch again. It isn't greasy, sticky, or smelly. It's convenient to put right in your pocket. I MUST TRY THIS.

Plant your own garlic

PVC sleeve planters with plants in a yard

from lemon seeds. Lemon leaves smell so good.

How To Grow HUGE Boston Ferns

growing ginger

How to get rid of squash bugs and companion plants to discourage them.

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 its protective oils so the vinegar can work with deadly force. Safe to use a yard used by pets

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

Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year – spring and fall.