Gardens & Growing
Build Your Own Self-Watering Planter
How To Build a Raised Planter Bed for under $50 For Your Next Garden Project DIY @Mary Powers Powers Powers Powers Powers Lanos DIY project when the snow melts?
Stackable Cedar Raised Planter 2.5x2.5x2 Elevated Tiered Flower Bed Enabling Garden. $110.00, via Etsy.
32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius! Can't afford that dream deck or in-ground pool you're dying for? There are still ways to get a beautiful backyard that's perfect for entertaining. Includes this great idea ~ Use rope lighting to line your garden.
DIY Raised Garden Beds • Ideas & Tutorials!
Beautiful planting in an old birdcage
A better way to grow cilantro...good method for a fast, continuous crop.
Herb garden - sunken pots backyard
Dry Stream Bed~
A Simple Do It Yourself Soil Test Perform your soil test by placing a sample into two separate cups or containers. Add vinegar to one. If it fizzes your soil is alkaline. If not, add some water to the second cup and stir. Add baking soda. If it fizzes you have acidic soil. If neither have a reaction your soil is somewhat pH balanced.
Start seeds in ice cream cones and plant in to ground....I love this!!
Succulent Container Garden, looks like floating in water
Buried Pot Garden!! Not only will your garden be extraordinarily charming and tidy, it'll consume less water and energy. Sunken planter gardens like this one provide both form and function. The pots prevent your herbs or plants from overrunning their designated areas, and the mulch keeps unwanted weeds and pests at bay while consuming no water and energy.
Herb garden in sunken pots... keeps it nice and organized and keeps the herbs from spreading like crazy! -- I love this idea!