15 Simple Gardening Hacks You Probably Didn’t Know About
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
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Eggshells provide a rich source of calcium and also deter slugs & snails without the need for chemicals.
2. Use Toilet Paper Tubes As Starter Pots
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They are a great way to re-use something you would have thrown away and can be put directly into the soil.
3. Sprinkle Cinnamon On The Soil Surface
Cinnamon get’s rid of molds and mildew in house plants.
4. Upcycle A Milk Jug Into A Watering Can
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.