Perfect way to start your seedlings! Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit peel to start your plants. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow.
"My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a