Yard and garden
Grandma's secret weapon for composting..pvc pipes w/holes..yes speeds up decomposition! Great idea!
Half Wine Barrel Salad Planters - if you're strapped for space, don't have much time or room for a garden, consider repurposing a large container to grow a variety of salad or stir fry ingredients. Learn how to plant up a box or container garden @ http://themicrogardener.com/fast-food-diy-instant-veggie-garden-part-1/ | The Micro Gardener
This is really clever, especially when space is limited. (vertical pallet gardening | south africa)
Companion Planting. Lettuce gets some nice shade, cucumbers get to climb.
Cotton Candy Grass - Withstands heat, humidity, poor soil and even drought. Very easy to grow, it reaches a mature height of 3-4 feet tall and gets 3-4 feet wide. Grows in all U.S zones.