Make Your Own Outdoor Pergola Curtains! - A Beautiful Mess
Plant These To Help Save Bees: 21 Bee-Friendly Plants.
Rooting hydrangea cuttings- Cut a softwood shoot that has several leaves. Trim it into 5-inch-long pieces that each have a leaf toward the top. Remove extra leaves; then cuts the remaining leaf in half to minimize evaporation (and the need for watering). Dip the other end in powdered rooting hormone; plant the cuttings in trays filled with a soilless mix and perlite.
Alternative Gardning: Rooting hydrangea cuttings
7 easy tips to start seeds in the winter. (Hint: You'll start in February!)
7 Tips to Start Seeds in the Winter. This would be something cool to do with your kids. It really makes them feel proud when they see something they helped create. When you and the kids harvest the garden, they will be extra proud and excited that they helped to "make" the food and may make them more likely to eat their creations; win, win. This starts in late Feb to early March!
7 Tips to Start Seeds in the Winter:Give 'em room.
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Flower Glossary: A new floral column on D*S where we give you cheat-sheet info on the flowers we love. Today: the sweet layered Ranunculus #flowers #flower #ranunculus #weddings #pink #coral #blush #stems #floral #flowerglossary
Definitely LOVE this idea! Lemon grass is a natural mosquito repellent and grows quite tall. Plant some in deep planters and place on the patio or where you will have people sitting, and you will also have a privacy hedge with the height the grass grows. The scent is very appealing, not like sprays that contain deet! It's a perennial grass so you won't have to worry about planting it again!!
for the back yard- plant lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away