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DIY:  Build a Strawberry Tower - takes up a lot less room in the garden  holds 90 - 100 plants.

DIY: Build a Strawberry Tower - takes up a lot less room in the garden & holds 90 - 100 plants. I need to build this and learn how to grow strawberries.

Good planning is essential to a successful vegetable garden, so here are the basics you need to consider before you select your seeds

Planning Your Vegetable Garden

Good planning is essential to a successful vegetable garden. Vegetables have specific requirements, and you must choose your site carefully to ensure a bountiful harvest. Here are the basics you need to consider before you select your seeds.

Oftentimes we're challenged with less-than-ideal landscapes. Here's a solution to stop erosion on a hillside and create an easily-navigable garden.

Here's a Quick Way to Terrace a Hill

check log terracing on a slope--possibility for our woods, or a more formal…

Use cornstarch on your tomato plants to keep away tomato worms

Cornstarch: your friend in the garden

"Cornstarch - Tomatoes best friend - safe alternative to poisons - helps deter many garden pests that feed on tomatoes." wonder if works? Of course would need to be organic nonGMO cornstarch.

Vertical Gardening - List Of Vegetables That Can Grow On A Trellis Instead Of Trailing On The Ground WHERE THEY ARE VULNERABLE TO ROT, AND DIFFICULT TO KEEP UP WITH AND BACK BREAKING, EVEN SO CALLED RAISED BEDS, YOU ARE STILL AT A DISADVANTAGE TO AVOID ROT.

A way to grow cukes, melons, etc on a trellis instead of trailing on the ground. Great idea since I have to keep things off the ground, and inside covered raised beds, up in the mountains

Great DIY Idea.  I like this better than the drip systems you can piece together simply because it is easier to modify and replace the  soaker and regular hose segments and they aren't rigid.

Garden Row Snip-n-Drip Soaker System lets you create a convenient watering system for your vegetable garden. No special tools required — just use scissors to cut the hoses to the sizes you need. Snap the fittings in place and you’re ready to water.

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The Sage Butterfly: How We Built Our Tiered Raised Bed Vegetable Garden on a Slope - Sincere Gardening

Drying herbs .. use accordion style clothes rack and window screens.

(Would work for drying fruit too. ) 1 wooden clothes drying rack + 3 discarded window screens = An effective herb drying rack, via Contentment Cottage

Trellis arch - possible  for cucumbers, squashes or beans .Save space & add creativity to the garden. Great idea!!

Pumpkin Arbor (would work well with any climbing veg - cucumbers, pole beans, butternut squash, etc - just make strong enough for veg like pumpkins butternut squash) Love this idea!

How to grow asparagus.  I'm wondering if I can put a dedicated asparagus bed (because the are perennials) in the far south-east corner of the yard.

Planting Potatoes and Asparagus

starting an asparagus bed - I have my crowns ready to plant. I cannot wait for summer to enjoy these (takes 3 years to produce, then produces for 15 years)

How to prune roses - Best site I've seen on rose pruning - includes all types of roses and everything you need to know about pruning, - even a section about fall pruning. "Proper pruning improves the health of your rose bush, prevents disease and encourages better flowering..."

How to prune roses - Best site I've seen on rose pruning - includes all types of roses and everything you need to know about pruning, - even a section about fall pruning. "Proper pruning improves the health of your rose bush, prevents disease and encourages better flowering..."

Best container gardening guide that I've found. Plus this guy is adorable.

Best container gardening guide that I've found. Plus this guy is adorable.