Rolls of roses: Simply plunge the cuttings into the ground. Before planting cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but the row of allotment roses is proof it works.
A simple method for keeping Cilantro fresh longer ! Place in a small jar of water, covered with a plastic sandwich bag & place in refrigerator ! Remains fresh for just over 4 weeks !
The SECRET to propagating roses is said to be the "potato"! TIP: Before planting rose cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but apparently it works really well.
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Propagate new plants from cuttings. Remove leaves on the bottom of stem. Place cuttings in glass containers with water in a sunny window. In two weeks, there should be roots sprouting. Change the water every four or five days.
Flower Power~ $5 fix to keep hydrangeas fresh
Dip freshly-cut hydrangeas directly into alum powder (from spice section of market) and then put into water
I need to try this gardening tip on how to regrow roses.
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A few calla lilies in a glass container create a super modern centerpiece that doesn't block guest's view Catering,Flower,I do,Renewing our vows
Keeping Cilantro Fresh longer! The cilantro stems placed in water, covered and refrigerated remained fresh for just over four weeks.
Like the white and dark fireplace antiquefarmhouse cotton stems
Frozen grapes instead of frozen treats on a stick. 1 bunch of red grapes Directions: Wash and dry grapes thoroughly. Place them in covered plastic container in freezer and allow for 3 hour or until frozen.
Use fresh or dried flowers. First, trim stems as needed. Next, tape grid lines over the vase’s opening—this will keep the stems in place. Starting with the largest blooms, arrange flowers in vase. Fill in any bare spots with smaller stems!
How to kill Aphids. The infernal aphid, every gardeners worst nightmare. Not only do this little vampires suck your flowers and plants dry but they also multiply like crazy. Lets find a way to fight them.
Conversation Starters, Turn and Talk, FREEBIE, Miss Jacobs' Little Learners. I like the strong visual contrast