Summerland Gardens garden center, plant nursery and garden shop specializes in outdoor plants that survive and thrive in Colorado Springs gardens. We offer organic vegetable and herb starts, flowering plants, trees and shrubs and houseplants.
Stones painted as strawberries when put around strawberry plants in the spring will keep birds from eating your ripened berries. Birds experience the stones first and will think the ripened berries are rocks.
Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and is a natural weed killer. Sprinkle baking soda around all of the edges of garden areas to keep the grass and weeds from growing into flower beds. Just lightly cover the soil twice a year – spring and fall.
Tree Stump Removal - Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with Epsom salt, then water. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves.
"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese bee
Often times when we talk about Companion Planting we discuss the plants that should always be planted side-by-side in our gardens. I’m here to give you the dish on what plants to NOT plant together when you are companion planting! - Gardening And Patio