8 Reasons why plants love cinnamon (These really work!)
8 ways to use for cinnamon in the garden and on house plants. From rooting hormone to gnat removal, cinnamon can be your gardens best friend!
18 Common Garden Pests
Let's face it - there isn't a gardener or farmer who hasn't come across one of these pests, while working in their organic garden. By finding out more about these insects and ways to control them, it is possible to grow healthy, abundant crops, and keep your garden healthy! Aphid : Aphids passively feed on sap of phloem vessels in plants, as do many of their fellow members of Hemiptera such as scale insects and cicadas. Once a phloem vessel is punctured, the sap, which is under high…
10 Brilliant Ideas To Root and Propagate Plants
Did you know that you can expand your garden and regrow your plants again and again for free? Yes, you can propagate your garden plants by regrowing their seeds, bulbs, cuttings, or other parts of them. Plants propagation from their parts is a cost-free process, if you have one healthy plant, then you can propagate it from it's own parts as much as you want. Here are 10 plants you can regrow, with full details on how you can propagate them.
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How to Grow Beautiful Orchids Year Round
These blooming plants may seem challenging to grow because they often need different care than many other houseplants. But once you know the basics, you can keep these gorgeous plants thriving with confidence.
Why You Don't Get Enough Magnesium and 3 Ways to Get More!
Did you know that over 50% of the US population does not get enough magnesium? Considering the data, it is very likely that YOU do not get enough magnesium.
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How to Regrow Vegetable Scraps - Simple Bites
Tips for turning kitchen compost scraps into pretty spring greens. Even thought my daughter is just six years old, it’s clear that I’m raising a little environmentalist. Clara carries a bag and picks up garbage on our forest walks, aghast at people who litter. Of her own free will, she turns off the water in the shower when soaping and is keenly aware of water conservation. She wants to know about everything from global warming to water pollution and is fiercely protective of nature. This…
Wheat Grass Centerpieces in 6 Days
Grow your own wheat grass for centerpieces and then add flowers and "picture pops" Soak wheat berries 12 hour and then spread them on moist potting soil and cover with damp paper towels. Further details are here Place them near a window and keep moist. After about two days you'll see "fuzz" appear. At this point uncover them. This is 4 days' growth. Really, depending on the look you want this may be enough growth to suit you. The picture pops were made with card stock and "s…
I'm So Ready For Time In The Garden —Are You?
Lately I've posted DIY & pallet wood projects, repurposing stuff, vintage updo's and a few spring flowers but... Spring fever has made me think of well, more SPRING! I thought I'd share a few of my favorite garden blooms and, who knows, maybe it will get you excited about spring time flowers and summer sunshine. I know I can't wait to get out there and get my hands dirty in that garden soil! My love for gardening and flowers came from a dear and beautiful friend. Almost 30 years a…
High Blood Pressure: How to Lower It Naturally | Everyday Health
High blood pressure can damage your heart, blood vessels, kidney, and more. Try these natural ways to lower your blood pressure and/or prevent hypertension.