Make Your Own Rooting Hormone from Willow Twigs. Yes, you can make your own rooting hormone from willow twigs. Use your willow water rooting hormone to start seeds, propagate cuttings and water transplants in your garden.
You can test your own soil! Take two separate cups and add your soil sample to each. In one add vinegar and the other add some water, stir and add baking soda. If nothing at all happens your soil is some what PH balanced.
Know your soil - do a Mason Jar Soil Test. I did this years ago when I first started gardening. I ended up adding sand to my garden spot. I have had poor soil conditions for the last 10 years or so and have added organic material and composted material
DIY Berry Picker: This berry picker is made out of PVC pipe. Heat is used to shape the plastic. Two "fingers" at the working end do the picking. The berry then falls through the pipe and lands in a plastic bag tied to the other end.
Depuis quelques années, les hôtels à insectes fleurissent dans les jardins de France et de Navarre. A quoi servent-ils ? Qu’abritent-ils ? Toutes les explications sur ces drôles d'habitations en bois, destinées à la petite faune du jardin.
A good way to help make parasite harboring bee hotels safer for bee larva/pupae: paper or cardboard tubes that can be removed at the end of the season for storage over winter. Removal of tubes over winter protects against parasite damage.