Two years ago I made a huge gardening mistake: I didn't keep a garden journal. This simple mistake ended up costing me in the long run. Here's how you can keep a garden journal, making it the ultimate resource that will save you time and money year-after-year.
How to be a Lazy Gardener: 22 effort saving gardening ideas including tips on how to reduce the need for watering, weeding, and digging
Did you know that your homegrown tomatoes will taste better simply by planting sweet basil next to them? This is just one example of companion planting with herbs. Find more tips in this article.
Our chickens in their DIY chicken tunnel. We live in a residential area, so to keep the chickens protected from hawks, dogs and other predators (and to keep them out of our neighbor's yard) we hook up their portable play-pen to the run and let them range.
Some helpful tips for growing Green Beans
lirope (I call it monkey grass) is an evergreen perennial that spreads to form deep carpets of grasslike leaves. These are great for ground cover and edging and require very little maintenance. Plants are happy in practically any light conditions, including dense shade, and will tolerate prolonged dry spells without a whimper
Medicinal Herbs for healing: some the best medicinal plants for healing and boosting immune system health. #healingherbs #medicinalherbs #medicinalplants
Permaculture plant guilds combine three or more plants to mirror an ecosystem — producing food, building soil health, and providing food for pollinators. To learn more permaculture principles, check out out Tierra: Online course.
Planting under fruit trees
Succulents That Like Stress
Creeping Thyme Ground Cover: Prefers full sun but will tolerate partiant shade. Fragrant and evergreen. Drought tolerant and spreads quickly.
Love these ideas to naturally repel mosquitoes. Mosquito repelling plants.
blue echeveria. Succulents.
Succulents. exquisite coloring.
Echeveria agavoides "Lipstick" or "Lady's Choice" - Vida Suculenta: Suculentas Vermelhas - Under Stress
Ladybugs are one of the most beneficial insects that much that you should invite them in your garden to repel pests away. Click to find out Plants That Attract LADYBUGS.
Fruit tree polycultures, or 'guilds' - Central food producer planted with dynamic accumulators, nitrogen-fixers, ground covers, insectaries.
drought tolerant plants: French lavender; olive trees, and New Zealand grasses, particularly varieties of poa.
A List Of edible perennials to add to the garden.
Do you know which vegetables grow best together? Here are 5 companion planting charts to help you plant your garden, and keep those veggies happy. #gardenchat #gardening
Companion Plant Layout - 2