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Trouble Finding Plants That Grow in the Shade?

Most gardens seem to have one full shade spot where it is hard to grow anything. I have figured out what plants do grow where in my garden, but I could not give you any suggestions.

I discovered this website some time ago and enjoy their newsletter info. Then this morning this info showed up → 25 plants that grow well in full shade.

Ferns are very easy to grow.


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Companion Planting Why

Discover why companion planting helps your plants grow better.



Kevin from Gardening Mentor saw this post and sent me this linkabout companion planting and why you should use it.

Here is another link to the secrets of companion planting.

Cinnamon in the Garden?

Cinnamon is not just a spice to use in the kitchen, but also very helpful in the garden. It seems that ants and mosquitoes don't like it. Read the rest of the 6 reasons in this post.

I would like to hear about experiences of using cinnamon in the garden.  Please, leave a comment below.




10 Simple Tips for a Successful Veggie Garden

A picture says a thousand words and this video fits this category.
Rather than trying to figure out how to do it, see how it is done.


What is Borax and how do you use it?

This infographic provided answers to your "What is Borax and how do you use it" question.

You can also find more infographics at Visualistan

9 Household uses for Beer Leftovers

I imagine that beer leftovers are not a common occurrence in your house, but if it ever does happen here are 9 uses that you might have never thought of.

Using Recycled Items in Your Garden

How often do you see gardens with tastefully arrange recycled items, but have no idea how to create one yourself? This infographic shows you ideas and also gives you instructions.