Gardening

Easy gardening tips for the beginning to experienced gardener: vegetable gardening, flower gardening, birds and butterflies, DIY garden crafts, fairy gardens, and more.

Creative ideas for decorating your backyard fence with DIY flower and herb planters. Creative ideas for decorating your backyard fence with DIY flower and herb planters.

If you’re looking for ways to add more visual appeal to your backyard, then consider decorating your garden or backyard fence with these easy DIY outdoor plant pot hangers and hanging flower pot ideas.   There are so many fence flowers ideas for making a hanging planter for a fence! You can hang one pot or…

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Expert gardening tips on how to grow lavender from cuttings. Rooting lavender in water or soil, plus tips, tricks and things to consider. Expert gardening tips on how to grow lavender from cuttings. Rooting lavender in water or soil, plus tips, tricks and things to consider.

Can You Start Lavender from Cuttings?   Yes, you can grow lavender from cuttings!  I personally have spent a pretty penny at my local nurseries and hardware stores procuring plants for my various gardens, but propagating (starting a plant from cuttings) IS possible (yes, even you can do it!) and is a way to multiply…

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Lucky bamboo care and tips. How to care for lucky bamboo in water arrangements. Lucky bamboo care and tips. How to care for lucky bamboo in water arrangements.

How Do You Take Care of a Lucky Bamboo Plant?   Lucky Bamboo is surprisingly easy to take care of and keep alive. Keep it where it is warm (preferably indoors away from direct sunlight) and give it lots of water (distilled, boiled and cooled water, spring water…etc).   9GreenBox – 3 Tier 4  …

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African violet care and how to bring an African Violet back to life! African violet care and how to bring an African Violet back to life!

African Violet Care   I will be the first one to admit that African violets are not very easy to take care of. I have killed my fair share of them. That has made me even more determined to learn how to grow them and properly care for them. If you’ve ever wondered why your…

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Find out the many uses of banana peels in the garden! Use banana peels to grow big beautiful blooms and promote healthy root and plant growth. Find out the many uses of banana peels in the garden! Use banana peels to grow big beautiful blooms and promote healthy root and plant growth.

A few months ago I researched using banana peels to fertilize houseplants, and discovered there are also many banana peel uses outdoors in the garden!   Are Banana Peels Good for All Plants?   Yes banana peels make great fertilizer for most plants. They contain potassium that is essential for your plants to grow strong…

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