Genius! Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow..
Grow strawberries in gutters. This is brilliant! Keeps the berries off the ground and away from bunnies and neighborhood children!
"Plants have best friends just like people do. Marigolds help tomatoes and roses grow better. Nasturtiums keep bugs away from squash and broccoli. Petunias protect beans from beetles and oregano chases them away from cucumbers. Geraniums keep Japanese beetles away from roses and corn. Chives make carrots sweeter, and basil makes tomatoes even tastier"
Natural Weed Killer 1 gallon vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, dash of dish washing detergent (makes it stick to the weeds). Mix well, spray on weeds in the morning, rejoice in their death that evening. This works best on a sunny day.
Planting Schedule for Gardening Vegetables
16 Plants that Regrow from Kitchen Scraps
The journey of planting a potato. link has info on how to garden and what to plant with lots of pictures. Garden with your kids - they will love it!
Simple solutions to common garden problems - 35 natural remedies
From lemon seeds. Lemon leaves smell so good. Awesome for kitchen, bathroom, or any place in the house.