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Succulents, Echeveria x imbricata - this might look good in the old stump I can't seem to get rid of.

Plant lemon seeds from your lemons! Lemon leaves smell so good. Awesome for kitchen, bathroom, or any place in the house.

Tomato plants like deep watering. Why waste water when you can make a simple reservoir delivery system. Neat idea. The photo says it all. - ...

Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work. Good to know!

Gardening activities for kids!

Gardening with Kids - Inspire Creativity, Reduce Chaos & Encourage Learning with Kids

Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Genius – 32 Pics

Everything You Need To Know About Greenhouses | GrowingRealFood.com #gardening

Become self-reliant! Instead of spending lots of money on pesticide laden, genetically modified veggies you can grow your own. The taste (and nutrition) of home grown food is far superior to the grocery store variety and your cost is almost free.

The ideal garden accessory - a combination greenhouse/potting shed.

Make These Garden Markers From Pallets Or Recycled Barn Wood

Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. It's a good companion plant with lavender.

Another cool idea using Rustoleums Glow in the Dark paint . . paint it on pots and set them around the deck or pool .. they absorb sunlight during the day and glow at night .. love this!

Tree-Stump Planter love this so pretty LOVE IT:)

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. This is true I always soak the peas before sowing.

Simply pour 2 cups of CLUB SODA directly in the center of a fire ant mound. The carbon dioxide in the water is heavier than air and displaces oxygen which suffocates the queen and the other ants. The whole colony will be dead within about two days. Each mound must be treated individually and a one liter bottle of club soda will kill 2 to 3 mounds.../ # Pin++ for Pinterest #

Love the repurposed and industrial materials. House Beautiful

Make a small kitchen look larger - Use a Low-Contrast Color Scheme

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Grow carrots in a 2 liter soda bottle. I think my kids would love this! They could watch the roots & tops grow at the same time.

Tiered Planters using two stair risers from the hardware store. >> SO SMART!

I so need to try this. Another pinner said, "When I was in the Master Gardener program we used the water crystals in planters and I knew it was the same thing in diapers, but it never crossed my mind to put a diaper in the bottom of one. Someone else said, "The trick to amazing potted plants - diapers. I did this in my hanging baskets last year and they rocked all season."

Container Gardens

remember this for next year when planting my patio pots!

$100 for one of these!? Not when I can build it myself for $25! Mark this one down as a summer project!