Lindsey Chávez
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Pruning Peach Trees with Simple Instructions and Pictures

When pruning peach trees imagine what your hand looks like when it's holding a giant peach. The shape of your hand is very similar to the shape of the pruned peach tree.

Sand, Silt, Clay...Which are you? Do a Maosn Jar Soil Test and find put | PreparednessMama.com

The ground on your homestead may have different types of soil. One way to see if the soil is suitable for growing crops is to perform a mason jar soil test.

Mason Jar Soil Test  |  Determining what type of soil you have in your garden can be done with a glass jar with a lid, some water, and a sample of your soil. When soil particles separate you can see a mixture of the main soil types: sand, silt and clay. A well balanced soil (also called Loam) will have an almost even balance between the three particles. If your soil has more clay or more sand you can help your plants by learning the best watering and treatment methods for your particular…

Determining what type of soil you have in your garden can be done with a glass jar with a lid, some water, and a sample of your soil.

My favorite flowers for a cutting garden!  Easy to start, blooms all season long, great for cutting and filling your garden with color! Dahlia, zinnia, sunflower, daisy, and other hardy, low-maintenance plants with LOTS of flowers.

My favorite flowers for a cutting garden! Easy to start blooms all season long great for cutting and filling your garden with color! Dahlia zinnia sunflower daisy and other hardy low-maintenance plants with LOTS of flowers.

Growing a Cut Flower Garden with Sensible Gardening

This year we are just growing wildflowers but of course my hope is to have cuttable flowers - so maybe I will try in future to be more specific