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    I Tried 7 Pinterest Garden Hacks For Beginners

    Gardening – how hard could it be?

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    Like everyone else on Instagram, I’m obsessed with gardening.

    I decided to give some of these garden hacks a shot. What did these pinners have that I don’t?

    I picked a couple of Pinterest garden hacks that would spruce up my long, decking-clad garden – and that I could conceivably manage without resorting to power tools. A heads up, I used a 50-litre bag of compost (£3.86) and that got me through all these hacks with some left over.

    My current garden sitch, for reference.

    Create a hanging planter using a shoe organiser.

    The results:

    Layer terracotta pots to create a stacked planter.

    The results:

    Create vertical space by stacking plants on a ladder.

    The results:

    Make a succulent garden using a shower caddy.

    The results:

    Get rid of stubborn weeds with white wine vinegar.

    The results:

    Blend leftovers to make your own compost.

    The results:

    Ward off squirrels with plastic forks.

    The results: