40 cheap and easy gardening tips using everyday items. Get ahead in the garden with these easy gardening tips - using objects you already have lying around! Includes advice on feeding plants and stopping pests:
Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.
Ornamental wildflowers create spectacular colour and make a diverse environment for birds and insects. They are ideal for bringing new life to an unused part of the garden. Flowering meadow patches and borders are also low maintenance and cheap to produce. The seeds