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How to make seed balls. Seed balls are great for reclaiming derelict areas with thin or poor soil - especially useful for tossing into empty or neglected areas. Best thrown just before a rainy spell to ensure germination

How to make seed balls. Seed balls are great for reclaiming derelict areas with thin or poor soil - especially useful for tossing into empty or neglected areas. Best thrown just before a rainy spell to ensure germination

A great naturescaping idea is to save your seeds in the fall for next year's garden. Here's a clever way to do it.

How to Make Seed Balls

How to make a ball of soil containing seeds for throwing in the location you choose. Pick some of your favorite seeds either ones that you have collected yourself or bought somewhere else.

Wildflower seed balls

How to make seed balls. Seed balls are great for reclaiming derelict areas with thin or poor soil, making them ideal tools for guerrilla gardening. Best thrown just before a rainy spell to ensure germination

Willow cuttings secrete a water-soluble hormone called auxin that encourages the growth of roots.

Make Your Own Rooting Hormone from Willow Twigs. Yes, you can make your own rooting hormone from willow twigs. Use your willow water rooting hormone to start seeds, propagate cuttings and water transplants in your garden.

How to grow blueberries at home - soil preparation, soil pH, which blueberries to grow, how much water blueberries need, best mulch for blue...

Growing Blueberries - Quick Guide and Master Grower's Tips

Self made Miracle Grow. Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener, use about 1 Tablespoon in a 1 to 1 ratio but I really measure it. You can also dissolve 1 Tablespoon into a gallon o

How to plant garlic (one clove produces up to twenty more!!!)

Soap Deli News: How to Grow Garlic Did you know that one clove or bulb of garlic, when planted, can produce up to an additional twenty cloves? So instead of tossing out your garlic that's started to sprout, plant it instead!

Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow..........LOVE this idea!!

Plant Seedlings in a Citrus Peel: Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow.

If you finely chop citrus rinds and sprinkle them on the mulch in your garden, they keep neighborhood cats, dogs and other critters away from your veggies. I guess animals don’t like the smell of the orange oil. I’ve been using this method in the front garden and it’s working.

If you finely chop citrus rinds and sprinkle them on the mulch in your garden, they keep neighborhood cats, dogs and other critters away from your veggies. I guess animals dont like the smell of the orange oil. Ive been using this method in the front ga.

Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a tomato plant. The peel’s potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease..

Banana peel to fertilize rose bushes and help them resist diseases. Just flatten a banana peel and bury it under one inch of soil at the base of a rosebush. The peels potassium feeds the plant and helps it resist disease.works for tomato plants too.

Epsom salt uses in gardening

Spraying epsom salt on plants boosts magnesium supply to plants and increases yield. Spraying 1 tablespoon of epsom salt mix with of water twice with 10 days gap could be used for good results. Tomatoes, peppers and rose can benefit extraordinarily

Do a Mason Jar Soil Test

Do a Mason Jar Soil Test

Add Coffee Grounds to the Garden (hold moisture, repel ants, helps keep slugs away, worms love them, contain nitrogen-phosphate-potassium and add acidity to soil)

Add Coffee Grounds to the Garden (hold moisture, repel ants, help keep slugs away, worms love them, contain nitrogen-phosphate-potassium and add acidity to soil)

Cut the ends off green onions and plant in potting soil. this is the best thing i've ever done.

Cut tips of green onions off and plant in potting soil. Keep Soil Moist. Grow and regrow your own green onions.

Vinegar: Take a sample of dry dirt (about 1/4 cup), mix with distilled water to make a liquid “mud” and then start pouring household vinegar over top. If the mixture fizzes, it’s alkaline.  Baking soda: Mix dry dirt and distilled water as above then start sprinkling baking soda over top. If the mixture bubbles, it’s acidic.  If neither test produces a reaction, you have fairly neutral soil.

Vinegar: Take a sample of dry dirt (about cup), mix with distilled water to make a liquid “mud” and then start pouring household vinegar over top. If the mixture fizzes, it’s alkaline. Baking soda: Mix dry dirt and d

Fill your garden bed with a rich, light soil mix. A general all-purpose recipe…

An all-purpose recipe for a rich, light soil mix: 1 part perlite, 2 parts topsoil, peat moss & compost.

Quit pulling weeds!  (We've done this for 2 years now and I will never garden without mulch again!)    Ruth Stout, no- work garden, this is one great concept for anyone wanting to garden effectively and easily

Ruth Stouts System - Organic Gardening

Ruth Stout's System for Gardening How to use mulch to cut down on weeding and heavy labor in your garden using the Ruth Stout gardening method.