Category Archive: Gardening

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Dec 14

Forcing Paperwhite Bulbs Into Flowers Mason Jar Gift

Forcing Paperwhite Bulbs Into Flowers Mason Jar Gift is a great way to share the beautiful scent and blooming flowers with a friend or family members. This is a great idea for the gardener is your life that appreciates the pungently fragrant scent that will gently swirl throughout their home. Paperwhites and amaryllises are classic …

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Dec 09

Trees You Should Never Plant In Your Yard

Most folks want trees on their property. Homesteaders I think mostly want fruit trees but some folks want trees as a wind block or for shade or to prevent erosion among other reasons. For what ever your reasons for planting trees on your land here is a list of eleven trees you should never plant. …

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Dec 08

Make Your Own Potting Soil And Save

    If you do a lot of container gardening you probably already know that your soil needs to be light and fluffy and full of nutrients since the roots can’t go anywhere but in the container you have to supply what the plants need. They need to be able to work their way down through …

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Dec 06

101 Gardening Secrets The Experts Never Tell You

Homesteaders can benefit from this collection of 101 Gardening Secrets The Experts Never Tell You to build your gardening knowledge. Gardening is an ever changing self sufficiency skill that needs to constantly built upon to grow high yield and a flavorful harvest. Experts may have learned tips and tricks we just may have never thought …

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Nov 28

9 Winter Plants That Dazzle Even in Winter Snow

These 9 Winter Plants That Dazzle Even in Winter Snow are a surprising bursts of color and texture during a time that earth rests and snow covers the ground. Winter plants will find a way bloom through a crust of snow, survive harsh chilly winds and low temperatures. Flowering quince (Chaenomeles) Snowdrop (Galanthus elwesii) Boxwood …

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Nov 24

How To Build A Growing Terrarium Table

This step by step tutorial shows How To Build A Growing Terrarium Table which is a unique creative piece of furniture. It takes you through every step of building the table, sanding, sealing, assembling the layers growing material, displaying the sediment, selecting plants and adding water. Adding decorative rocks, glass marbles and plastic figurine toys …

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