Gardening gets easier with these gardening hacks and gardening tips! Gardening hacks like this will save you money while these gardening tips keep your plants growing like they should. Use these gardening hacks if you know what’s good for you….and your garden!
Help your seeds get started by using a lemon peel. Simply stick a bit of soil and a seed in the peel and then wait for it to sprout!
Bending over, digging holes, and planting seeds can be a back-breaker and also take a lot of time. Use some toilet paper to make your very own seed tape! It’s super great and really effective.
Keep pests and animals out of your garden by putting plastic forks into the ground. It will prevent animals from stepping around in your garden!
If you’re using planters, then try this great tip. Put a coffee filter at the bottom of the pot and fill it with soil. When you water it, the soil will stay in and not run out of the pot!
Another great tip for planters is to put empty bottles or Styrofoam peanuts at the bottom of the pot. It makes it lighter and you don’t have to use as much soil.
If you need an impromptu water jug, then use a milk jug! Poke a few holes in the lid, fill the whole jug with water, and then you can now use it to water!
When you’re out in the garden, it can be obnoxious to have to go back inside or to the garage to get new tools. Have a tool caddy that you can pick up and carry around the garden.
If you need to take better care of your plants, then make a homemade greenhouse. Just take a plastic water bottle and put it around your plants so they can grow.
Save on money you’d spend on water by making (or buying) a rain barrel! It’s a barrel that goes beneath the gutter so that you can use that gathers the rain water so you can use it to water your garden.
Take broken dishware or pots to make cute labels for your garden! Just write what fruits or veggies are in each row and you’re good!
Use an old wine bottle as a way to create an automatic waterer for your plants. Just stick the bottle filled with water in the soil and you’re good.
If you need to save on space, then make a vertical garden. A great and easy way to do that is by using a hanging shoe rack. You simply use each pocket for a different plant.
Make a biodegradable planter out of a toilet paper roll! How clever is that. It saves you money and it also helps the environment!
If you’re growing tomatoes and they’re just a little too bitter, then try ones of these great gardening tips. Use a bit of baking soda in the soil and it will make your tomatoes sweeter.