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Companion Planting

The following is a list of vegetable and herbs which grow well together and protect one another from insect attack. Many herbs are natural insect repellents that can keep your garden bug free and reduce or eliminate the need for potentially harmful pesticides. By using Companion Planting, many gardeners are discovering that they can discourage garden pests without harming helpful insects such as bees and ladybugs. Some herbs, through their odors or root secretions, will deter pests naturally. Companion Planting
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27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your Garden Space

Playful as kids are, accidents happen. And the accident that befallen me at 7 years old was the feeling of the hot exhaust pipe of a motorcycle kissing the skin of my leg. Grandma was around and saw it. 27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your Garden Space
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How to Grow Vegetables | Guide to Growing Vegetables

How to Grow Vegetables | Guide to Growing Vegetables

Some general considerations for growing vegetables: Sowing Tips When sowing seeds, a good general rule of thumb is to sow to a depth of approximately twice the thickness of the seed. Some smaller seeds require light to germinate and should not be sown too deep; otherwise they may never germinate or break through the surface of the soil. Conversely, large seeds planted too shallow may not develop properly. Keep seeds well-moistened while awaiting germination and check regularly.
by Tom Petherick (This article originally appeared in the Summer 2010 issue of star and Furrow) As biodynamic gardening reaches new audience levels the question arises as to how it is possible to apply its principles and techniques on a home garden/small space basis, particularly if one is starting out for the first time. Biodynamic Association and Demeter in the UK: Getting started with biodynamic gardening Biodynamic Association and Demeter in the UK: Getting started with biodynamic gardening
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DIY Succulent Pallet Table | Far Out Flora

Max with the new Succulent Table. Can you believe that our latest DIY project was once just a couple of junky pallets and some scrappy table legs? Crazy…if I didn’t have photos, I wouldn’t believe it myself. Not too long ago, we whipped out a coffee table sized succulent table out of an old shipping crate. DIY Succulent Pallet Table | Far Out Flora