Our garden in early summer 2016. My design of our urban farm incorporates lots of vertical growing and trellis systems in order to grow vegetables on our small space homestead. This section of raised beds in our vegetable garden has pathways of decomposed granite. #raisedbedsvegetable #summervegetablegardening #howtogarden #herbgardendesign
WASPS! A few days ago I was looking out my kitchen window as I was doing the dishes and I noticed a few wasps hanging around and then disappearing under the wood railings of the deck. I thought, I bet the peppermint and/or lemongrass would prevent them from building their nest there. So I grabbed READ MORE
Cheesecloth Uses in the Garden ~ Here’s an old-timey tip to keep critters from munching on your garden. Tie a strip of cheesecloth to a stake or stick and put a little ammonia on the cloth. Place the stakes in the affected area and renew the ammonia every few days or after rain. The smell will discourage those marauders from dining in your vegetable patch.