Soaking seeds before planting is an “old time” gardener’s trick that many new gardeners are not aware of. When you soak seeds before planting, you can significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for a seed to germinate. Let’s look at the reasons for soaking seeds and how to soak seeds.… By Heather Rhoades | Gardening Know How
31 plants that repel mosquitoes! I have basil, lemon balm and catmint. They are in large pots on our front porch... Basil is on one end, cat mint on the other and the lemon balm in the middle of our front porch!
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Petit DIY sympa à faire avec les enfants (ou les grands enfants que nous sommes) : remplir une chaussette colorée avec de la terre, quelques graines d'herbes (orge ou blé / facilement trouvables en magasin bio), et arroser 1 fois / jour
An organic garden requires your most astute and attentive care to thrive. A little extra gardening know-how doesn't hurt either. With these smart tips, your garden produce will grow to be healthier and more delicious. Read on to learn the basics of managing your organic garden. To get the most from your composting efforts, aim for a 1:1 ratio of dried materials and green plant products. Add grass... Continue Reading @ http://www.backyardgardening.org/grow-your-organic-garden-with-these-tips/