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I hear you asking in disbelief.yes, an extroverted Introvert. It may sound like an oxymoron or just plain moronic especially if you know anything at all about introverts, but let me exp.

Herb basics

It is no secret that herbs can add cool flavors to your food. You need to understand the basics about herbs to use the right ones in your foods. This cheat sheet by illustrated bites shows you how to deal with herbs when preparing your food:

enough to heat a garage.....this site tells you how to do it with soda cans ... heat a greenhouse or coop

enough to heat a garage.this site tells you how to do it with soda cans enough to heat a garage.this site tells you how to do it with soda cans enough to heat a garage.this site tells you how to do it with soda cans

Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow.

Perfect way to start your seedlings! Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit peel to start your plants. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow.

My allotment neighbour has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop  roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works. Try it, and let us know how you get on.

The SECRET to propagating roses is said to be the "potato"! TIP: Before planting rose cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but apparently it works really well.