Get free plants, free tools, free compost, free pots, fertilizers and more with these gardening cheats.

Whether you wish to cultivate gorgeous flowers or the freshest fruits and vegetables, tending a garden is also an amazing tonic for the mind, body, and soul. But breaking into the gardening game can carry with it some pretty high upfront costs. Here are 41 cheats to help you start a garden and help it thrive for free.