Community Gardens

This board is a place to collect data from other sources that will be used in assembling a kit for gardens that feed people - starting in schools
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I would love to see some accents like this in a community garden space

Repurposed Door Projects

Create a pop color for your home or garden on an old door. Use as a gate or even a line of doors for a fence. How awesome this would be as a privacy line

Homemade "Miracle Grow": Get a clean glass or plastic jar, put a little water in it. Add egg shells and coffee grounds until it's about 3/4 full. Top it off w/water and allow to sit in a cool, dark place for about a week, gently shaking once daily. Strain and use the liquid when ready to feed plants.

My Purple Brick Road: Works for Me.Homemade Miracle Grow (egg shells and coffee grounds steeped in water for about a week)

Dried Banana Peels as a Plant Fertilizer ~If you want to treat your roses & other potted plants to an inexpensive free fertilizer, don't toss out those banana peels... their peels are a great source of phosphorus, potassium and other important trace minerals for plants To dry banana peels-Place on paper towels in an open weave basket & allow to dry

use dried banana peels as a plant fertilizer, a great source of phosphorus, potassium and other important trace minerals for plants- to dry banana peels, place them on paper towels in an open weave basket

GrowGuides for over 140 different vegetables, herbs, fruit and cover crops

GrowGuides for over 190 different vegetables, herbs, fruit and cover crops, possibly all you need to read to get you started. [perfect for a non-greenthumb]

Tips on taking care of the raspberry bushes

How to keep a patch of Red Raspberries healthy, happy and more productive.Definitely going to have a raspberry bush in my future backyard!

How to Grow Figs

How to Grow Figs

Figs are in season right now and oh, how I love them. I used to have a fig tree. It was a brown turkey fig tree.

This insect hotel is stunning it its design and materials selection.

Habitat Wall Sculpture: Kevin Smith collaborated with Lisa Lee Benjamin to create this beautiful bug habitat sculpture.

Colorful Summer Diy Garden Projects

Colorful Summer Diy Garden Projects

Herb gardens are grown around the world. By definition an herb is any plant that has a useful purpose; usually medicinal, savory, or aromatic. Herbs are grown for medicinal properties, decorative and scent, cooking and.

compost junkie website with awesome info and how tos

This guy is all about composting. Great tips and techniques. We will get along just fine together! Hagmart Lady loves to play in the dirt!

Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA -- in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where "the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys."

Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA -- in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Watch his Ted Talk.

How to Build a PVC Sprinkler for your Vegetable Garden

Sprinkler fun for kids! All you need is PVC, a drill, and a hose! Not just for kids. Can make your sprinkler work for those odd shapes in your yard.

Food Is Free gives food for thought on green anarchy - awesome people doing awesome things - For Redan resident Lou Ridsdale, green anarchy is all about sharing.

Food Is Free gives food for thought on green anarchy - awesome people doing awesome things - For Redan resident Lou Ridsdale, green anarchy is all about sharing.

How to Grow 100 Pounds of Potatoes

100 pounds of potatoes in 4 square feet! 100 pounds of potatoes in 4 square feet! 100 pounds of potatoes in 4 square feet!

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