Do you have a birdcage lying around and taking up space? Turn it into a hanging garden! LJA from &qout;All Things Plants&qout; has turned this old birdcage into a nice hanging succulent garden! More information: All Things Plants website !
Tree Stump Removal --- Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stumps; fill them with Epsom salt; and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, but will start to decompose all by themselves.
5 Step Guide to Growing Gorgeous Garlic. Do you know where your garlic comes from? One of the most important reasons to grow your own is to avoid toxic chemicals and irradiation (that inhibit sprouting and extend shelf life).
Did you know that grapes can be trained into patio trees? Me neither. That is, until I saw one in all its glory on page How awesome would it be to have a pot with a grape “tree”. Susan and Rebecca have several other ideas for edible plants that can…
Cover 5 gallon buckets with burlap and twine for a super awesome look! I love this look. I am going to plant the tomato plant directly in bag of soil and then put the burlap around as above. Cannot wait to try this idea.
Cucumbers like it hot ~~ Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with a trellis, they're perfect companions! Use a slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun, or spinach in the shady a
HERBS: Basil Basics: Prune basil regularly for best flavor. About every four weeks, prune basil back to just above the bottom two sets of leaves. If allowed to flower, it will lose flavor. From Fine Gardening.
kills the weeds/stray grass One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle. (you can purchase 3 gallon size Apple Cider Vinegar in the canning section of a good hardware store - cheap!