Regrow roses!!! "My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works." (quote from link)
9 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds
There are a number of children, pet, and environmentally friendly ways to rid your garden of pesky weeds— they're much safer and less costly than using harmful chemicals.
Thing You Must Plant This Instant: Cucamelons
They're grape-sized watermelons that taste like cucumbers with a tinge of lime. And they're totally easy to grow.
What's the Big Deal with Pinterest?
"What's the big deal with Pinterest?" my husband asked me as he saw me searching some of my pinned boards. I didn't really have a good answer for him, until he followed up with, "why not just do a google search and specify images?" That certainly is one way to find an image of something when you need it, however, I don't always know that I need to find something. That's where Pinterest comes in; you don't know what you don't know so you're not going to search for it! (Those of you on Twitter…
How to Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes in 4 Square Feet
On many occasions, we’ve been tempted to grow our own potatoes. They’re fairly low maintenance, can be grown in a pot or in the ground, last a fairly long time if stored properly, and can be very nutritious (high in potassium and vitamin C). Here’s more incentive: according to this article, you can grow 100 pounds of potatoes in 4 sq. feet.
DIY: Homegrown Tomatoes Upside Down Planter - 1001 Gardens
You'd like to homegrown tomatoes but you're short on space? Then this unusual growing method is for you! It's proven to be very effective!