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Ice cream cone seed starters.  Once they are ready to plant, you just plant the cone since it is biodegradable!

start seeds in ice cream cones and plant in to ground.how clever and biodegradable. // Great idea, but my kids already like to eat dirt. Putting it in an ice cream cone is just asking for trouble.

Gardening Tip - Place a sponge in the bottom of your planter or container before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. For more great tips, check out our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/MyGardenShine

Use Sponges to Keep Water-Loving Plants Moist. place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. Place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve.

How to make a Terra Cotta pot flower tower with annuals.

How to Make a Terracotta Pot Flower Tower with Annuals

How to Make A Terra Cotta Pot Flower Tower (or Crooked Tower) with Annuals - Perfect for limited spaces - an apartment or condo; home w/ small or no yard; deck, patio, porch or outside front door. Works well with fragrant herbs or a mix of flowers herbs.

Use Old Coffee Grinds in your garden. Tomatoes love it!! They add nitrogen to the soil, boost foliage growth and deter pests. If you don't drink much coffee, Starbucks gives away coffee grounds in their Grounds for Gardens programs.

How to Reuse Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Mix used coffee grounds with crushed dry egg shells and tomato plant blossoms won't rot. We use to own a restaurant, and saved coffee grounds and egg shells for my Father.

This is a BETTER way to use egg cartons as seed trays! Fill the bottom with potting soil and the top with seed starting mix...

Start seed off in egg cartons. When the plants are ready for planting out the carton can simply be separated into sections. The roots will not be disturbed and will grow through the pot (Photo credit: unknown)

Best Seed Tape Ever. You Guessed It, Toilet Paper. Planting Tiny Seeds Is Easy With This Simple Gardening Trick.

Best seed tape ever! Yup you guessed it toilet paper! Planting tiny seeds is easy with this simple gardening trick! Tip: Alternate carrot seeds with radish seeds

Shredded paper, water, blender and a muffin tin. Seed starters dry & ready for some soil!

Seed Starters out of Paper Pulp - Shredded paper, water, blender and a muffin tin. Seed starters dry & ready for some soil!

Milk Jug Seed Starters: This simple technique was developed for seeds that need to spend a winter outside before they will germinate, but it’s also a great method to start garden seeds in late winter if you don’t have indoor lights or a cold frame.

Garden With Cold Frames to Grow More Food - Organic Gardening

Winter Sowing - You can make a mini cold frame by planting seeds in a milk jug filled with rich planting soil.

Make space to grow things. herbs, vegetables, flowers, friendships. learn to plan and prepare and cultivate.

the idea of using an old galvanized cake stand to contain small herb pots indoors. now if only i grew my own herbs! Add baby& breath for wedding decor

tp roll succulent | Toilet paper seedlings cups - for succulent wedding favors

Toilet paper rolls are those items that we use every day. Instead of just throwing those empty toilet paper tubes out, we can repurpose them as creative crafts for kids or home decoration. Here are Homemade Toilet Paper Roll Crafts for your inspiration.

Enter your zip code and this calendar will tell you what to plant and when to plant it, week-by-week.  It sends e-mail reminders, too.

Sprout Robot tells you when to plant and sends you seeds. English here is the calendar I was telling you about! You just have to enter your zip code and it will tell you when to start planting stuff!

How to Grow Strawberries Using Plastic Bottles                                                                                                                                                                                 More

How to Grow Strawberries Using Plastic Bottles

Life must be easier if one gets planting schedule when to plant the certain vegetable. So I have compiled a list about planting schedule of many vegetables.

Square Watermelon by marchorowitz, via Flickr

Want to grow square Watermelon. Yep you read it right. If you do, find a waterproof box and use it to put a small watermelon in with the lid open so the vines can grow out, takes all season but keeps pests away and makes a great square watermelon!