Friday, 16 August 2013

Garden pots and containers

Tips from Friends of the Earth
If you use eco-friendly washing up liquid, you can use washing up water to give most potted flowers and shrubs a drink. Get some great tips from Garden Organic about watering plants so they survive the summer heat.
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How to Plant Strawberries

From HomeDepot blog
Strawberries are the quintessential summertime fruit. In this short video Jen and Maureen from The Home Depot How-To Community show you to plant strawberries in a container garden– in this case galvanized buckets. It is an easy planting project with yummy results. First they make drainage holes in the bottom of their bucket with a [...]
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http://ext.homedepot.com/community/blog/how-to-plant-strawberries/