Judy Salisbury

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12 DIY Curtains—No Sewing Required!

Curtains are such a bother. When they’re the right tone and length, they look great. But if you pick the wrong ones, it’s disastrous. But before you head back to the store for another style, why not just make your own? Don’t worry, you won’t need a sewing machine for these! Get ready for 12 …

12 DIY Curtains—No Sewing Required!

Curtains are such a bother. When they’re the right tone and length, they look great. But if you pick the wrong ones, it’s disastrous. But before you head back to the store for another style, why not just make your own? Don’t worry, you won’t need a sewing machine for these! Get ready for 12 …

Living Rooms

Violent Violas

<b>You'd never imagine that flowers with such 'cute little faces' could be capable of such violence ......</b><b><br>....... after the flowers of most members of</b> …

Moonflower Blooming

How to Make a Wind Chime

Organic clay shapes strung up on branches make for beautiful art that brings melody and movement to the garden. Follow my instructions to make your …

43 Awesome Garden Stone Paths

Stones paths in a garden are amazing because they look very natural and simple, and that’s why it’s the best variant in case you have a Japanese or …

32 Amazing Pebble Garden Paths

Garden paths are important for garden décor, they help to create a mood. Stone paths are a great variant for a garden design close to nature, and …

Landscaping

DIY: How to Save Seeds for Next Year

I’m the first to remind friends that we’ve still got a few weeks of summer left. But in the garden, there are signs of a shift in the season as …

Gardening

Growing magnificent mums year after year

How to make mums grow and thrive!<p>Growing mums can be easy or tricky! Here you answer the question, how to grow the most beautiful Chrysanthemums …

Winter Gardening Tips: Best Winter Crops

When we think of eating homegrown food during the cold season, we often think of staples such as potatoes squirreled away in the root cellar, or of …

Fall and Winter Gardening in Pots – Organic Gardening

When you have a small yard, pots are a great way to extend your garden and harvest. You read that you can grow anything in pots. And you can. So, how …

Fruit Tree Care: Pre-Pruning

There are three basic reasons for pruning fruit trees: survival, stimulation & shaping. In this article, pruning for survival and stimulation are …

Gardening

Fruit Tree Care: Fall Planting

At Stark Bro’s, we want to give you, the grower, every opportunity to succeed. Shipping trees in the fall is one. Here are some advantages to fall …

Gardening

Fruit Tree Care: Planting Fruit Trees

Few things in life bring the same satisfaction as planting fruit trees. Learn to avoid future problems by following simple planning steps before you …

Gardening

Required Reading: Seeing Flowers

Back in the early 2000’s I was working on a certificate in horticulture at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Science had never been my strong point and I …

Seed Starting Tips

Our office seed starting project has been a glowing success so far. Just three days after we planted our seeds, a few tomato sprouts had already …

3 Easy Ways To Dry Herbs – Herbal Academy

As summer winds down, things change. The children go back to school, the days are getting shorter, and gardening season is drawing to a close. Given …

Mason Jar Soil Test

Garden Primer – Do a Mason Jar Soil Test<p>Every year in the spring I do a mason jar soil test to see the soil structure in my garden. It helps me …

Particles

Pruning Times: What and When to Prune

By <b>EllenB</b> [857 Posts, 1 Comment]1 found this helpful<p>August 13, 2008<p>Knowing what and when to prune is essential to maintaining a healthy and …

Do It Yourself Kitchen Garden Inspiration: Build an Amish Cold Frame

Pin It<p><b>Realization of the Day:</b><p>In all my years of gardening, I've never used a cold frame—and I love cold frames.<p>Several Amish families moved to this …

Continuous cilantro growing method

<b>Steps :</b><p>Select a bowl-shaped container at least 18 inches wide and 8 to 10 inches deep.<br>• Fill the pot with a fast-draining potting soil; mix in an …

How to Protect Your Garden during a Heat Wave

How to Protect Your Garden during a Heat Wave<p>The heat wave currently baking the East Coast may have caught many gardeners by surprise, as the searing …

How to Make an ‘Instant Cloche’ to Protect Seedlings

How to Make an ‘Instant Cloche’ to Protect Seedlings<p>This simple design costs next to nothing to build and can be reused for years...<p>Wouldn’t you know …

Using rain to water our garden...our solar driven rain collection system takes shape

***We have more updated pictures at the end of this post from installing the totes.<p>It’s a beautiful sight to us! Two bright and shiny 275 gallon …

Cover Crops Basics - What Are They - And How And Why To Use Them For A Great Garden!

Anyone who follows our blog regularly knows the importance we place on using cover crops in our garden. Quite simply – they are the best way to …

Can You Grow Blueberries In A Pot? Sure!

Fresh blueberries can cost a pretty penny at the grocery store, but did you know it’s easy to grow your own…even on a balcony! Depending on the …

Gardening

56 Favorite Backyard Projects

Hanging wall garden<p>Try a modern take on traditional hanging baskets with a wall of these Woolly Pockets. Because they're lined with moisture …