Cucumbers like it hot ~~ Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with a trellis, they're perfect companions! Use a slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun, or spinach in the shady a
Using Egg Shells in The Garden. Save your Egg shells. Add ground shells to the bottom of planting holes for tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants. a nice dose of calcium helps prevent blossom end rot that commonly affects these crops.