Log Bird Feeder - 23 DIY Birdfeeders That Will Fill Your Garden With Birds (my note: I haven't looked at all of these, but at least one is a terrible idea. The window birdfeeder -- birds could fly into the glass and hurt themselves.
Hardy Banana (Musa basjoo) Imagine growing tropical bananas in your outdoor garden as far north as New England. With this Hardy Banana you’ll get a defining tropical look. And, yes with proper mulching, it can withstand temperatures below
Great tip from the Urban Organic Gardener. Make your own homemade spray to get rid of aphids. Boil some water with onions, garlic and cayenne pepper, let it steep, then spray down the aphids and undersides of leaves. Vegetable oil can also be effective.
Repel the Pests - Place one peeled onion, two peeled garlic cloves, and one teaspoon cayenne pepper in the jar of a blender. Add three cups of water, and blend until smooth. Let the mixture sit overnight, strain the liquid into a spray bottle.
Hardy Banana Trees: How To Grow And Care For A Cold Hardy Banana Tree - Love the look of lush tropical foliage? Cold hardy banana plants grow well and over winter up to USDA zone Learn more about growing these hardy bananas in this article.