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The Organic Gardener's Handbook of Natural Insect and Disease Control
Cozy up with these books and get excited for next season!


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Lemon tree in the indoor garden on Video - Northern Homestead
Who knew? Blueberries thrive in container gardens! It would be great to have fresh blueberries all the time.
How to Grow Strawberries with Sensible Gardening


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How to build a wildlife garden for all seasons: Tips and plants for success
Good Bugs - These are beneficial to your garden... don't kill them!

Attracting Wildlife

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For us plant lovers, every added minute of daylight means just one thing: it's almost time to get gardening. Thanks to our dirt-shedding, sun-shielding, pocket-packed gear, you'll be ready, set, grow.
Breathable, cool, soft, and comfortable. That’s what I want out of my gardening clothes. Don’t you hate it when you shirt is sticking to you, like a wet rag? That’s why I wanted to write about what to wear while gardening.
It's time to hoe, grow and reap what you sow. Good thing gear like our pocket-packed Heirloom Gardening Overalls and UPF 50 Crusher Hat are stuffed with smart features so you can work up a whirlwind! Grab some better garden gear for the garden season today.


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timber frame greenhouse | Green house, Glass House and Fruit Cage Construction
I am intending on having the greenhouse all to myself. I want a nice metalic or wooden one.  This is pricey but my favorite.   Cotswold Small 4x4 Wooden Greenhouse
Perhaps a few of these built with chicken wire instead of glass to allow young plants to flourish in the presence of hungry hens...

Green Houses & Cold Frames

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14 Dwarf Fruit Trees to Create a Mini-Orchard on Your Patio.  These trees are a perfect compliment to your backyard vegetable garden. #backyard #gardening
Learn how to easily and quickly grow lemon trees in pots.  Number 5, 7, and 9 are my favorite.  #lemon #diy


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Do you have a few favorite "go-to" herbs? Why not grow them in water and keep them close at hand on the kitchen window sill or right on the counter? Water-grown herbs are just as flavorsome as those you grow in the garden. You don’t have to mess with soil or worry about regular watering or changing seasons.
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12 Genius Rainwater Collection Tips – Yes You Need Them! — If you’re homesteading or prepping, you already know that securing a dependable source of water can be a challenge. When you’re off the grid, or getting ready for the day that we’re all off the grid, Collecting rainwater is a great option, and Survival Life has several tips on safe, efficient ways to do this.
I still remember the feeling of utter joy I used to have every Saturday at around 2 PM when I would take my bath with rainwater that I warmed up myself with nothing but the sun. My grandpa and I (I was 6 at the time) used to take out this huge tin bathtub from …

Rain Barrels & Irrigation

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Types of plants to keep out of your compost pile.
Easy Winter Composting - a smart, time-saving method |
Time to take a peek at that compost pile you've been ignoring!!  How to Compost your leftover paleo foods! (AND a DIY indoor or outdoor bin for under $ 10!)


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Gardening: Controlling Leaf Eating Pests - a brew of water, dish soap, garlic, and red pepper flakes to spray on leaves and repell aphids.
10 Ways to Naturally Control Bugs in Your Garden:
Keep Squirrels away with These Repellents -


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If you don’t have a good garden spot in your yard, why not grow some vegetables and herbs using container gardening
Raspberries will grow happily in a container on your patio. Great idea for any vine berries- will keep them from completely taking over.
How to Grow Lettuce in Containers

Container Gardening

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How to create a gardening binder
8 Things To Look For On A Seed Packet -
Store seeds now, plant next year. Lots of tips on harvesting the seeds from your flowers & veggies

Seed Storage

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Which herbs should you plant to grow your own herbal teas in your own herbal tea garden?  What plants grow easily and make the best herbal teas.
How to Grow Your Own Herbs for Tea {even in a small space} | Herbal tea is easy and rewarding to grow yourself. Many tea herbs are easy-to-grow and do well in pots and small spaces, so you can enjoy delicious home-grown tea year-round. Although you can make tea out of almost any herb, here are five (plus one more) of my favorites for both large and small gardens! |

Tea Garden

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7 Gardening Tips for Beginners, Great Project!
The landscaping ideas are so various. If the place where you need to decorate is your own yard, you should follow backyard landscaping ideas have been shared.
10 No Fail Perennials for Low Water Gardens! • Great tips and ideas on water wise and drought tolerant gardening with perennials!

Flower Beds

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From my own experience and from the experiences of others, I’ve compiled a list of 7 common mistakes in raised bed gardening. If you’re a beginner gardener or adding to your existing beds, this will help you avoid many of the mistakes I and others have made. And if you’re already gardening in raised beds but are seeing lackluster results, you may find some reasons why here. Learn the how to grow vegetables in your DIY raised beds with great layouts for small spaces. #raisedbeds #howto #beginner

General Gardening Information

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Vegetable Garden, colorfully fenced off.... perfect with Varro roaming around in the back yard.
***This would be perfect. Measuring 8 feet by 8 feet, this garden provides 45 square feet of planting space, perfect for a family of four.

Planters & Trellises

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Awesome Garden Tool Storage Ideas
Fantastic Garden Shed Ideas #gardensheds
Fantastic Garden Shed Ideas #gardenshedideas

Garden Shed

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Ladybugs are one of the most beneficial insects that much that you should invite them in your garden to repel pests away. Click to find out Plants That Attract LADYBUGS.
Schrodt 6 in x 7 in x 11 in Ladybug House


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The northern window is a perfect place to grow indoor plants especially suited to cultivating tropical rainforest under-story plants. [LEARN MORE]

Indoor Plants

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Learn how to care for string of pearls. Caring for string of pearls plants isn't that hard. Your string of pearls will thrive with my tips! #stringofpearls #succulentcare #stringofpearlscare


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DIY-fairy-garden-popsicle-stick-bench by Lynn Sanderson

Fairy garden

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The best 10 tips for growing beautiful roses in your flower garden.
How to grow healthy Roses 10 easy tips - NatureBring


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