Friday, April 26, 2013

Recycling in the Garden

The wind has been whipping my poor little pepper plants all week and I'm not sure they'll make it! So hubby cut the bottom off these Diet Coke bottles and placed them around the plants to protect them a little. He removed the cap so that there would be enough air circulation.
Blurry early morning cell phone pic!

A milk jug experiences a second life protecting this tomato plant.

We also reuse milk jugs all the time by filling them with water.  Its easy to grab one and water newly set out plants or containers.

Have a great weekend!


Pen Pen said...

Smart, I am going to have to do something like that until my sunflower seeds are no longer a temptation to the squirrels. It's always a big fight between them and us to see who gets the most sunflowers!!

Debby said...

What a great idea!!!

Rhonda said...

Great ideas! I love thrifty things like this

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