If you’d like a fall harvest of crops, now is the time to get your hands in the dirt and get planting! There are plenty of crops that actually prefer the cool fall weather and will produce a bigger, better crop because of it.
7 Herbs for Companion Planting and a More Robust Garden
Companion plants grow in a symbiotic relationship to each other, enhancing the growth and success of both plants. It *sounds fancy, but it's easy to incorporate into a vegetable garden, even for beginners. Help your homestead thrive!
Clone a Tomato Plant (and Fill Your Garden for FREE!)
pests natural bug spray Brew a pot of coffee and let it cool. Pour into spray bottle and spray on plants. It freaks out the bugs and gives your plants (if they are the type that need it) a tiny shot of nitrogen.
Pleaching was common in gardens from the late Middle Ages until the C. - weaving branches of deciduous trees to form a living fence. Sometimes branches woven together grow together, a natural grafting known as inosculation
Aphid Control Idea: I coat the yellow plastic cup on the outside, with Tree Tanglefoot, a very sticky substance that doesn’t wash off. The aphids are attracted to the color yellow, they fly onto the cups and the Tanglefoot catches them.