With the weather getting warmer, spring is the perfect time to start planting flowers, vegetables, herbs, and more!
In this post you’ll find 15 useful tips & tricks to make growing vegetables and gardening easier and more fun. Whether you are new to gardening or have a wealth of experience, you are guaranteed to learn something new.
1. Sprinkle Eggshells Around Your Plants
via Seeds Now
Eggshells provide a rich source of calcium and also deter slugs & snails without the need for chemicals.
2. Use Toilet Paper Rolls As Starter Pots
Toilet paper rolls are biodegradable, so you don’t have to take your young plant out of the pot to transplant it, you just plant the whole thing in your garden.
3. Sprinkle Cinnamon On The Soil Surface
via The Rusted Garden
Cinnamon get’s rid of molds and mildew in house plants.
4. Upcycle A Milk Jug Into A Watering Can
via A Journey to a Dream
Wash the bottle, poke some holes in the lid, and you have a quick watering can to sprinkle both indoor and outdoor plants.
5. Use Coffee Grounds In The Garden
Coffee grounds contain nitrogen, tannic acids and other nutrients that promote healthy plant growth.