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Aspirin as a remedy for fungal plant problems, black spot, powdery mildew, rust which can attack and destroy your plants. Two uncoated aspirin tablets milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray may thwart these diseases.

Use Listerine to control Mosquitos.spray the lawn and/or area you will be with Listerine and mosquitos will disappear. Could fill a spray bottle w Listerine and use to spray area where you are sitting outside whenever you see mosquitoes.

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DIY homemade weed killer 1 gallon of white vinegar cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works

Homemade Weed Killer

How to make an inexpensive non-toxic homemade weed killer to control weeds.

Re-post: Concrete leaf casting Concrete leaves for the patio area. All instructions included.

garden art – Garden Muse

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DIY glow stones-auto lights for the walkway!

DIY Glow in the Dark Stepping Stones | Hunker

Stepping stones that glow in the dark make a helpful and attractive addition to a dark pathway. They also don't require electricity, which makes them useful in areas where there are no electrical outlets.

How to Remove a Tree Stump Painlessly - Step by Step: The Family Handyman

How to Remove a Tree Stump Painlessly

This article shows you how to do a tree stump removal without breaking your back. This stump removal method is safe and effective.

DIY: Butterfly feeder- who doesn't want to attract butterflies to their backyard?

Homemade butterfly feeder

According to a study published in the June 2003 issue of "Conservation Biology," there are 561 known butterfly species in the US and Canada, while there are only 56 butterfly species remaining in British counties, as a result of disappearing habitat.

I was just complaining about our wasp problem! Keep wasps and bees away this summer. Put about 10 cloves in a lemon and set out. They do not like the scent. Cut off the ends so they sit flat.

to build terrace garden beds on a hillside. We don't have a hillside like this, but this is a really great to build terrace garden beds on a hillside. We don't have a hillside like this, but this is a really great idea.

hillside landscaping

I have a hillside covered with junipers and I was wondering if there is anything I can do to make it look a little better? My property ends right at the...

"river rocks in a box + garden hose = clean feet what a great garden idea! Placed in the sun will heat the stones as well." river rocks in a box + garden hose = clean feet what a great garden idea! Placed in the sun will heat the stones as well.

Good Things for...Hoses?

While looking through a past issue of Martha Stewart Living (I prescribe myself at least one issue a day, and this one was the July 2001 issue) I came across three Good Things that I felt I had to share, given the season. All of them are connected to the rural outdoors and to the use of hoses. I've always been a sucker for themes. This is a Good Thing I've always loved. As a frequent cottage-goer and beach comber this time of year, there was something very alluring about its casual…

Dry Creek Bed for Drainage, I like how she incorporated the pots into the sides of the drainage channel, landscape design, water management, controlling water runoff *use for front yard?

Dry Creek Bed for Drainage

3 Foot Flower Tower - Start with nursery seedlings and before you know it, you’ll have the most spectacular floral display on the street. Flower Tower packs 30 plants into a vertical garden. Use for tomatoes, strawberries and herbs, too. Flower Tower, Amazing Gardens, Plants, Lawn And Garden, Outdoor Gardens, Vertical Garden, Flowers, Container Gardening, Backyard

Disney world does this! Lowes sells the 4 to 6" round PVC pipe with holes already drilled. Purchase an end cap, fill with rock, soil, and plant. You can put these in the center of a very large pot to stabilize, and add amazing height and color to a container that has trailing plants (no end cap or rock needed if you are placing in a container)

Katrine and Peter's Boston Loft — House Tour: like the use of a ladder for plant stand

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Make fences out of your garden waste. This would be great to create a wind break using my willow branches(Diy Garden Fence)

How to make a flower tower planter petunias

How to make a flower tower Or Strawberries