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Companion planting: Which plants work well with each other and which don't.

Companion Planting Chart : find your crop in the left column then look to find good companions and bad companions. (Link is bad, but chart is readable)

Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with a trellis, they’re perfect companions! Use a slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun, or spinach in the shady area beneath to protect it from wilting or bolting. Great idea! Can easily DIY!

Cucumbers like it hot ~~ Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with a trellis, they're perfect companions! Use a slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun, or spinach in the shady a

If you're planning what your going to plant in your garden this spring, here's some tips on how to grow lavender. #homesfornature

COMPANION PLANTING -- FRUIT TREES -- Lavender - Plant lavender and it will repel fleas, ticks, and mice. Plant near or under fruit trees to deter the coding moth, while attracting beneficial insects such as butterflies.

In Arlington, Virginia, architecture firm Höweler + Yoon contends with spatial and budgetary constraints to carve a microcourtyard, complete with Japanese maples and a cascading concrete fountain, in just 200 square feet.

Microcourtyard in 200 sf using modern materials (river wash gravel, ipe benches, stone pavers and concrete fountain).

Saving Heirloom Tomato Seeds - Garden Therapy

How to Save Heirloom Tomato Seeds Select the best fruit. Scoop out the seeds & membrane. Place in mason jar & top with water. Set in warm place for days. Wait for the mold - the seeds should sink to the bottom. Pour off the ferment, rins

Learning about Honeybees: How to extract honey from honeycomb by hand | Child-led Homeschooling from An Everyday Story

Learning about Honeybees: How to extract honey from honeycomb by hand Child-led Homeschooling from An Everyday Story