Check out this super easy Raised bed garden design!
Slowly build as you go places as a family. I love this idea.
Paint empty soup cans bright summer colors, poke holes, and add a candle inside for an inexpensive lighting option
"Vermont Weather Stick" - Per product website... "A great way to teach kids about weather science. Made in Vermont of balsam fir. Here's a fun, low-tech way to predict the weather. It seems too simple to be true, but our old-time Weather Stick is actually a remarkably effective natural barometer. It responds to subtle atmospheric changes by bending upward in fair weather, and down when inclement weather is near."
24 Jul, 2008 These brackets are great. I found them at a home and garden show a few years back. I think they were from a company in England. I did a quick check on the web and they're called Chelsea Flower Pot Hangers. I found them on Amazon. I also found these which look like they would work too: http://www.hangapot.com/ Happy Hanging!
Garden containers need not be only terra-cotta. Our ideas for creative flowerpots and containers will enhance the beauty of their contents.
The trick to amazing potted plants - diapers -- wonder how well this works
Start putting in your plants; work the nutrients into your soil. Wet newspapers and put layers around the plants overlapping as you go; cover with mulch and forget about weeds. Weeds will get through some gardening plastic; they will not get through wet newspapers.
GENIUS...Line a pathway with rocks painted in glow in the dark paint. During the day they "charge" in the sun and in the evening they reflect the stored light.
Contain aggressive herbs in buried containers
Birdhouse Display....need some old ladders!
latest craze...bowling ball yard art
Line flowerpots with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole.