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from Creative Vegetable Gardener

When you buy vegetable plants- don't make this mistake

Where and how to pick out the best vegetable plants for your garden.


Drama with flame willow, died eucalyptus, sinamay, magnolia, sugar cones and greens. Stick Work/Dirt Simple. Loving the holiday container here! The bright colors really pop against the green

from Survival Life

10 Gardening Tips and Tricks That Everyone Should Know

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (I’ve always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge – works beautifully.) When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil…