Instructables: exploring - gardening - easy http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 May 2016 19:12:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Upright Pallet (Container) Gardens http://www.instructables.com/id/Upright-Pallet-Container-Gardens/
Upright Pallet (Container) Gardens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/B7QQ/INNGMSIB/F5VB7QQINNGMSIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/B7QQ/INNGMSIB/F5VB7QQINNGMSIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/B7QQ/INNGMSIB/F5VB7QQINNGMSIB.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts These pallet gardens are leaning up against the fence in my little urban backyard. I use the inside space in between the 2x4's and staple gardening fabric to the wood to create an almost hidden, rustic-looking planter to my outside space.I use the hashtag #suburbangardening on Instagram to make the...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:58:27 PDT
Seed Saving Envelopes http://www.instructables.com/id/Seed-Saving-Envelopes/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:21:31 PDT
Grow Basil Easily at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Basil-Easily-at-Home/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 08:11:52 PDT
40+ Hacks for YOU (the Urban Gardener) http://www.instructables.com/id/40-Hacks-NO-Excuses/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:15:58 PDT
DIY Seed Bombs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Seed-Bombs/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 12:51:09 PDT
Save the Bird Feeder!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-the-Bird-Feeder/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 19:43:02 PDT
Biodegradable Newspaper Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Newspaper-Pots/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 07:14:45 PDT
Recycled Seedling Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Seedling-Pots/
Recycled Seedling Pots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/5U3R/IMK676MP/FYQ5U3RIMK676MP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/5U3R/IMK676MP/FYQ5U3RIMK676MP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/5U3R/IMK676MP/FYQ5U3RIMK676MP.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha Every year my I do a vegetable garden with my students and every year we try to start as much as we can inside while the snow melts. We also like to do as much as we can using seeds. It's cheaper, more variety, and you can have as many plants as you want. Starting your vegetables from seeds also all...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 06:54:27 PDT
Pre-Sprouting Seeds http://www.instructables.com/id/Pre-Sprouting-Seeds/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 06:51:43 PDT
Eco Friendly Plant Seedling http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Friendly-Plant-Seedling/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 23:16:36 PDT
DIY Elderberry Cough Syrup and Tincture http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Elderberry-Cough-Syrup-and-Tincture/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 14:31:07 PDT
Paracord Plant Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Plant-Hanger/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 09:16:58 PST
How to make Bucket Gardening With Water level Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Bucket-Gardening-With-Water-Level-Indi/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 03:16:49 PST
Plastic Cup Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Cup-Planter/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 10:12:40 PST
Fancy paper pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Paper-Pots/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 05:32:45 PST
Jar plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-Plants-1/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 19:47:47 PST
Zip Tie Weed Eater http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-Tie-Wheat-Eater/
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 03:09:02 PST
Shower in the Jungle http://www.instructables.com/id/Shower-in-the-Jungle/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 17:18:54 PST
Remove Bushes and Stumps the Easy Way with a Farm Jack (AKA Hi-Lift Jack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Bushes-and-Stumps-the-Easy-Way-With-a-Farm-/
Remove Bushes and Stumps the Easy Way with a Farm Jack (AKA Hi-Lift Jack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/2WOR/II3JASEC/FMH2WORII3JASEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/2WOR/II3JASEC/FMH2WORII3JASEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/2WOR/II3JASEC/FMH2WORII3JASEC.SMALL.jpg melarky We recently bought a 100 year old house, and the previous owners loved unruly bushes and trees. We had quite a few that were touching the roof of the house or spilling over onto the neighbors driveway, so we decided to get rid of the bushes and trees we didn't want.If you have ever dug up even a m...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 22:07:38 PST
A Connected Greenhouse for Easy and Productive Gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Connected-Greenhouse-for-Easy-and-Productive-Gar/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 16:17:10 PDT
Watering cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Watering-cup/
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 15:09:16 PDT
Toilet-Top Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Toilet-Zen-Garden/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:58:17 PDT
Easy Seasonal Planting http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Seasonal-Planting/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 17:45:02 PDT
Beautiful flowerpot covered with reed http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-flower-pot/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:12:03 PDT
How to Regrow Garlic http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Re-grow-Garlic/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 08:10:59 PDT
Backyard Raspberries http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Raspberries/
Backyard Raspberries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/571K/IAWC4X67/FAW571KIAWC4X67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/571K/IAWC4X67/FAW571KIAWC4X67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/571K/IAWC4X67/FAW571KIAWC4X67.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Raspberries are a great addition to backyard gardening. They are easy to grow and caring for them is simplified when there is a trellis system to contain the vines. When we moved the row of raspberries this spring, we decided to provide a T-bar trellis system for managing the canes. See the follow...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:56:00 PDT
Getting Started Square Foot Gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Above-Ground-Square-Inch-Gardening/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 05:31:57 PDT
Drip Paint Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Drip-Paint-Flower-Pot/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 00:39:06 PDT
Harvest Basket (Garden Trug) http://www.instructables.com/id/Harvest-Basket-Garden-Trug/
Harvest Basket (Garden Trug) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/QM14/I78VJL01/FANQM14I78VJL01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/QM14/I78VJL01/FANQM14I78VJL01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/QM14/I78VJL01/FANQM14I78VJL01.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a simple design built from reclaimed wood and purchased ¼” wood slats. It cost very little and only took a couple of hours to complete the build. The goal was light weight, shallow and wide for collecting leafy vegetables, easy to handle and somewhat attractive. If pallets are used, see p...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 10:16:45 PDT
Grow your Own - indoor hydro/Aquaponic/soil System http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-your-Own-Aquaponic-System/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 23:06:47 PDT
News paper plant pots!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/News-paper-plant-pots/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 03:08:17 PST
Small Indoor LED Plant Grow Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-LED-Plant-Grow-Room/
Small Indoor LED Plant Grow Room - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/OU1P/I60050DP/F1HOU1PI60050DP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/OU1P/I60050DP/F1HOU1PI60050DP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/OU1P/I60050DP/F1HOU1PI60050DP.SMALL.jpg tgvoss I have done a few indoor gardens before, mostly because the weather in Michigan does not allow for a very long season. I recently moved to Phoenix and tried container gardening outside and was disappointed in the amount of pests that decimated my small container farm. So here is my take on a very sm...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09:04:21 PST
Umbrella watered plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Umbrella-watered-plant/
Umbrella watered plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/U9W7/I55N0FEA/F3FU9W7I55N0FEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/U9W7/I55N0FEA/F3FU9W7I55N0FEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/U9W7/I55N0FEA/F3FU9W7I55N0FEA.SMALL.jpg vatkin In this instructable I will show you how to build an umbrella stand built in to a plant pot, all the excess rain water left on your umbrellas will be used for watering the plant. This serves both as a nice design for an umbrella stand as well as way to collect and re-purpose all that rain water with...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 05:07:42 PST
Mason Bee House http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Bee-House/
Mason Bee House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/7G8Q/I55MRRVH/F5L7G8QI55MRRVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/7G8Q/I55MRRVH/F5L7G8QI55MRRVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/7G8Q/I55MRRVH/F5L7G8QI55MRRVH.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Native mason bees can be housed to protect them from pests, diseases and predators. They are excellent early season pollinators for orchards and other early season fruit crops. Mason bees can do more work than non-native honey bees, even on a cloudy rainy day. Also, mason bees are solitary non-aggr...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:34:52 PST
Automatic Plant Watering Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Plant-Watering-Device/
Automatic Plant Watering Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/JNIS/I4PHKS5Q/FTAJNISI4PHKS5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/JNIS/I4PHKS5Q/FTAJNISI4PHKS5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/JNIS/I4PHKS5Q/FTAJNISI4PHKS5Q.SMALL.jpg JM1999 I recently had my hands on probably the oldest book I have ever touched, 1947, it was a gardening book.With the Indoor gardens contest I decided I might get a few useful tips, I am now disappointed that I didn't buy the book! It had sooooo many different tips and tricks on almost everything to do wi...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 12:19:26 PST
Cheap Easy indoor plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Easy-indoor-plants/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 12:23:35 PST
growing lentils http://www.instructables.com/id/growing-lentils/
growing lentils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/VZS4/I3BH8XGS/F1MVZS4I3BH8XGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/VZS4/I3BH8XGS/F1MVZS4I3BH8XGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/VZS4/I3BH8XGS/F1MVZS4I3BH8XGS.SMALL.jpg char6708 Lentils are easy to grow and need sunlight. They are fast growing and will sprout with in a few days. Supplies paper towelspotting soillentils Prepare container make sure your container is 4-5 inches tallpoke holes in the bottom for drainage Prepare lentils get a piece of plastic tupperwa...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 22:05:22 PST
IKEA HACK MODULAR STACKABLE HYDROPONIC WINDOW GARDEN http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-MODULAR-STACKABLE-HYDROPONIC-WINDOW-GARD/
IKEA HACK MODULAR STACKABLE HYDROPONIC WINDOW GARDEN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/A9WB/I3BHBJHY/FT6A9WBI3BHBJHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/A9WB/I3BHBJHY/FT6A9WBI3BHBJHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/A9WB/I3BHBJHY/FT6A9WBI3BHBJHY.SMALL.jpg MalikIvan This modular hydroponic garden allows you to customize your system by choosing the components according to your personal demands. You can decide yourself whether to grow off the grid with the Kratky modules or to add modules that require electricity such as the Air pump and Light module. The differe...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 14:13:26 PST
Easy Moss Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Moss-Garden/
Easy Moss Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/AN6P/I36LGKLW/F9DAN6PI36LGKLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/AN6P/I36LGKLW/F9DAN6PI36LGKLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/AN6P/I36LGKLW/F9DAN6PI36LGKLW.SMALL.jpg thefuzzmaster I've always thought moss gardening is one of the easiest way to garden so if your a beginner like me this is a great way to start indoor gardening First thing you need is something to put the moss on i used a glass bowl put a little bit of black aquarium gravel in the bowl just for looks Ne...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:33:41 PST
easy mini greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-mini-greenhouse/
easy mini greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/MLUW/I34DWV7I/FUWMLUWI34DWV7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/MLUW/I34DWV7I/FUWMLUWI34DWV7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/MLUW/I34DWV7I/FUWMLUWI34DWV7I.SMALL.jpg char6708 This is an easy indoor mini seed starting hut. Materials: plastic wrapcardboard boxshoeboxtrash bagclear large baghot glue gunchopsticks Cut flaps off box and start frame cut the side flaps off the boxlook inside your cardboard and there are small cavities toy can put you chopsticks into. sli...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 14:05:54 PST
Avocado Seed Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Avocado-Seed-Tray/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 18:32:36 PDT
Bird's Nest Plant Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Birds-Nest-Plant-Pot/
Bird's Nest Plant Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/NGWS/HWES2ZKO/F6UNGWSHWES2ZKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/NGWS/HWES2ZKO/F6UNGWSHWES2ZKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/NGWS/HWES2ZKO/F6UNGWSHWES2ZKO.SMALL.jpg CaptainTurnip I made this to give my patio a natural look. It's a hand made bird's nest with egg planters for small plants, like succulents. I hope you like my instructable! Gather The Materials Scissors 3 eggs (I will show you how to make the shell pots) Spoon Pine Straw Moss Feather ...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 09:38:55 PDT
Interlocking Honeycomb Bee Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Interlocking-Honeycomb-Bee-Garden/
Interlocking Honeycomb Bee Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/R7YS/HVXPSOMO/F7WR7YSHVXPSOMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/R7YS/HVXPSOMO/F7WR7YSHVXPSOMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/R7YS/HVXPSOMO/F7WR7YSHVXPSOMO.SMALL.jpg dorotea Bees are pretty brilliant creatures; they defy the laws of physics, factor into most of our food production, have a complex social structure, can sense earth's magnetic field, produce the only known natural food item that never spoils, and, on top of all that, are pretty brilliant architects. The ho...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 11:42:53 PDT
PVC Bird house http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Bird-house/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 07:10:33 PDT
LED incubator (cheap and LOW ENERGY consumption) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-incubator-cheap-and-LOW-ENERGY-consumption/
LED incubator (cheap and LOW ENERGY consumption) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/JXN4/HV0KYULZ/FFJJXN4HV0KYULZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/JXN4/HV0KYULZ/FFJJXN4HV0KYULZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/JXN4/HV0KYULZ/FFJJXN4HV0KYULZ.SMALL.jpg djaddo Hi,This is my first post on instructables.com. I think this could be helpful. :)This is an easy to make incubator with a really low energy consumption.You will need a few things only:2 buckets (smaller and bigger),1 aquarium heater (25w),2 metal bars,1 LED tape.How to:The smaller bucket will be inse...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 17:31:07 PDT
Space Efficient Gardening Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Efficient-Gardening-Rack/
Space Efficient Gardening Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/YZXJ/HTJPAS3F/FZDYZXJHTJPAS3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/YZXJ/HTJPAS3F/FZDYZXJHTJPAS3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/YZXJ/HTJPAS3F/FZDYZXJHTJPAS3F.SMALL.jpg Alpigas Have you got a small balcony and you can't garden there? Have you got backache and you can't bend? With our system all your gardening problems are solved. This system makes it possible to save space on your balcony and it can als adjust to different heights. the advantages on a row -...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:10:49 PDT
Cheap and Easy Hydroponic Herb Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Hydroponic-Herb-Garden/
Cheap and Easy Hydroponic Herb Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/DS9Y/HT7P8S05/F61DS9YHT7P8S05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/DS9Y/HT7P8S05/F61DS9YHT7P8S05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/DS9Y/HT7P8S05/F61DS9YHT7P8S05.SMALL.jpg sk_2002 Hydroponics are:- easier than you think - clean- space saving- the only way to have fresh produce year round.With this Small DWC (deep water culture) you can have fresh herbs year round, plus there are lots of other things you can grow in it too. Tools needed 1 - Cordless Drill2 - 1/4" drill bit3...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:44:32 PDT
EASY Eco-friendly Garden Pots for free! Recycled, green, newspaper seed planting pots for spring! http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-friendly-recycled-newspaper-seed-planting-pots/
EASY Eco-friendly Garden Pots for free! Recycled, green, newspaper seed planting pots for spring! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/JU4N/HRBNAJHO/FWCJU4NHRBNAJHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/JU4N/HRBNAJHO/FWCJU4NHRBNAJHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/JU4N/HRBNAJHO/FWCJU4NHRBNAJHO.SMALL.jpg chopping block farm This easy instructable will show you how to turn that boring old paper filled with bad news and ads for crap you can't afford into seedling pots for your spring garden. Not only will you get to re-use your newspaper, but you won't have to buy any expensive plastic or peat pots from the store. Get re...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 16:15:44 PST
Simple and easy timed watering system http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-easy-timed-watering-system/
Simple and easy timed watering system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/9NX3/HQV6HVHA/F4S9NX3HQV6HVHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/9NX3/HQV6HVHA/F4S9NX3HQV6HVHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/9NX3/HQV6HVHA/F4S9NX3HQV6HVHA.SMALL.jpg rbormann To keep my wife's flowers nicely damp is a hard task because we are not as much as we want in our home on the range. When we get home for the weekend, the porch plants usually are all dried and dead. But no effort is enough to please my sweetie, and I came up with a really cheap solution using easy ...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 13:07:07 PST
Easy Way To Grow Seedlings Using A Worm Farm http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Way-To-Grow-Seedlings-Using-A-Worm-Farm/
Easy Way To Grow Seedlings Using A Worm Farm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/0XKV/HQ72ZRV9/FPE0XKVHQ72ZRV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/0XKV/HQ72ZRV9/FPE0XKVHQ72ZRV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/0XKV/HQ72ZRV9/FPE0XKVHQ72ZRV9.SMALL.jpg JonasCole This is especially for hard to grow seeds such as dates, and I use this method for all sorts of seeds, I just put some pomegranate, custard apple, macadamia, palm seeds, apples, oranges in there, I have had great success with dates, a worm farm has superior soil and humidity and the right moisture a...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 19:35:08 PST