Poor country boy gardening is when you want or need something for your garden and can't afford it. So you get creative on how to get it trading or bartering for it. digging it up out of an empty field or off the side of the road or a neighbors yard.With permission of courseSee More
"Trying a solution to keep squirrels out of the feeder that a customer says works. Suspend a piece of 4 inch galvanized pipe on the feeder pole with the bottom opening enclosed. Will let you know if it works"
"My cat grace ( a pound cat) came with her ear tipped. Always tought she had got it from a fight. Now I know. She is somewhat of an odd ball cat with strange behavior. Maybe she was a kitten that was part of a stray community as she is very…"
"Found a recipe on line for liquid fabric softener.
6 cups water
3 cups white vinegar
1 1/2 to 2 cups hair conditioner
warm water before adding conditioner.
I will give it a try when I run out of what I have"
"one is good. you are only going to use 1/3 of the bar. I've never used the frang oil. And your washing soda and borax will last a long time. I've been making tis for over a year and have not used up those two items yet"
"Beautiful urns, Clare. What is your spiky "thriller"? Cordyline or draceana? The "filler" coleus are dynamite! I have sweet potato vine but it's hidden too much by the deck so I am thinking of changing that up next year.…"
"Thanks for your kind remarks Clare. I am so glad you like to share your photos too.
This coleus has managed to grow nearly 4 ft tall with 4 inch leaves alongside 4 or 5 others (one all green one) in the same pot---started from a mixed seed packet in…"
"They are blooming like crazy now the weather is cooling! I have never had better or brighter flowers than this year. The zinnias & squash did not powder mildew either. I know you & AZ got all our rain. .. ."