Ron Peebles
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Growing fruit up high.

Repurpose rain gutters into elevated strawberry beds.Recycle rain gutters into elevated strawberry beds.

Epsom Salt is Magnesium Sulfate... Helps to produce bushier plants, produce more flowers, and deter pests. Tips for how much to use for different plants.

Epsom Salt is Magnesium Sulfate. Helps to produce bushier plants, produce more flowers, and deter pests. Great for the garden! (yes, another one about Epsom Salt. for the Dutchies; Epsom Salt is more commonly known as Engels Zout in NL & BE!

Natural weed killer: 2c white vinegar + 1T dish soap + 1T. salt. Blend and pour into a spray bottle. Will kill anything!

This works great! Natural Weed Killer: 2 cups white vinegar 1 Tbsp dish soap 1 Tbsp salt blend and pour into spray bottle. Easily kills weeds growing in cracks & seams of driveways etc.

great idea for a vegetable gardener

Veg processing or watering station in the garden. Not complicated. Sink in table, self-coiling, cold water hose very close by hanging on hook, drainage pipe back into garden soil. Saturday or Full-Weekend project once all materials are gathered.

MOSQUITO REPELLING PLANTS Citronella, Lemon Eucalyptus, Cinnamon, Castor, Rosemary, Lemongrass, Cedar, Peppermint, Clove, Geranium, Verbena, Pennyroyal, Lavender, Basil, Thyme, and Garlic

A trio of mosquito repelling potted plants (citronella, aka West Indian lemongrass, catnip, & cascading geranium). Perfect for the back porch.

bee house for non-stinging mason bees.  these bees polinate 20x more blooms than honeybees.

Mason Bee House Boost your garden's productivity by providing a happy home for peaceful, non-stinging Mason bees. Slightly smaller than honeybees, mason bees are incredible pollinators. Each one visits as many as 1000 blooms per day — 20 times as many

Mosquito repelling “Creeping Thyme” plant. It has citronella oil that makes it smell lemony. Put in planters on the patio. @ Do it Yourself Home Ideas

Mosquito Repelling Creeping Lemon Thyme Plant -The high citronella oil content of this hardy, easy-to-grow perennial plant is more potent than any other mosquito repellent plant tested. / Could be great for the deck.

I walk in my gardens on a July evening, admiring the lush green that abounds in midsummer. The bee balm is chest high and near blooming, the lavender, catnip, and oregano are in full flower; the sage, rosemary, thyme, and basil are growing tender new leaves almost daily; and the peppermint and lemon balm are spreading prodigiously.

Rosemary / Lemon Balm / Bee Balm / Oregano / Peppermint / Catnip / Thyme / Lavender / Sage The Medicinal Mint Family Herbal Remedies - Herbal Academy of New England