Snipping off the “suckers” from a tomato bush will help the plant to focus its power on the rising fruits instead of the leafs, Growing better, healthier fruit. Clipping any branches off at the bottom of the tomato plant that is reaching the ground helps
"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese bee
I've heard of people adding Epsom salts to their garden, especially for growing peppers. Is this good for plants? -Gabby Epsom salts are made up of a chemical salt called magnesium sulfate. As the name suggests, this
Patio kitchen harvest (full sun) - Tomato ‘Celebrity’, ‘Cherokee Purple’ and’ Sweet Variegated Basil, Marigolds. [I love the idea of a raised garden outside the kitchen door for easy access ♥] Quote & pin from LP.
To get rid of/ward off hornworms in your garden, you can sprinkle some cornmeal on the soil. They cannot digest it, and any grubs under the soil will end up eating it as it seeps into the ground. Worth a shot!
Tomato Plant Diseases - Learning how to grow tomatoes is a popular vegetable gardening pastime. And nothing ruins a homemade crop of tomatoes faster than tomato plant diseases such as tomato wilt and tomato pests. Use this guide to identify and trea/
This guide is about growing hostas. As foliage plants, hostas offer an unmatched range of patterns, colors, and sizes of plants. Hostas are my absolute favorite! So many shades of green and such a lush beautiful plant that comes back year after year!