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Magical Succulent + Rock Garden Ideas

Magical Succulent + Rock Garden Ideas

Succulent + Rock Garden Ideas   Succulent plants are pretty magical looking, they require little water and grow like crazy. A perfect way to hide an unsightly corner of your backyard. It’s pretty easy to build up an area with soil and rocks to create […]

THE BASICS: plant propagation

THE BASICS: plant propagation

THE BASICS: PLANT PROPAGATION There is always one or two plants that seem to survive in memory from the summer before as being so prolific. Actually, it’s fairly easy to propagate most plants. To multiply one plant from many sources like seeds, cuttings (which I […]

THE BASICS: Neem Oil, Dr. Bronner’s and a Toothbrush

THE BASICS: Neem Oil, Dr. Bronner’s and a Toothbrush

 THE BASICS: Neem Oil In this tutorial, I’m going to share my technique for using neem oil. Neem oil is derived from the bark, leaves and fruit from an Asian evergreen tree. It’s non-toxic and it’s best used as a preventative, natural treatment for plants at […]

Quickie+Candydish+Photographs

Quickie+Candydish+Photographs

Quickie+CandyDish+Photographs I noticed an abundance of old candy dishes at the thrift store one day. The cool thing about them is that they’re unusually beautiful. Not all, but most of them are a creamy white glass with a very long stem and ornate patterns. Once […]