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Native, Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard
Never Pay For Onions Again: Grow Them Indoors! This page has all sorts of interesting ideas for growing plants indoors. - Must read when I have time.
Both concrete and brick pavers make a simple, handsome border and work well as edging material too. They're ideal when you want a wide border that keeps grass out of the garden, yet allows flowers and other plants to spill over without intruding onto the grass. You're less likely to chop them up with the lawn mower.
DIY Tutorial for a Brick Garden Border. How to keep the grass out of your flower borders.
Kids' Science in the Garden...Fun ways to add even more science learning to your spring gardening!
DIY Homemade Weed Killer Have you noticed the price of Roundup lately? Wow, that stuff is expensive. It does work great, however, to kill weeds that you get in the nooks and crannies of your sidewalks and patio. What if there was an inexpensive alternative? There is! When I saw this article I knew I had to give this natural weed killer a tr
3 gallons for around $4.00 Worked better than Round Up killed the weeds/stray grass on first application. One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, 1/2 c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle.
Interesting mix of ornamental grasses
Coolest idea yet..... Mailbox in the garden to hold gloves and tools. Keeps things dry and clean and right where you need them. Could make this really cute too!
this is great! I have been thinking about different things to possibly use for a small pathway just like this up to my garden bench that was upcycled from a huge thick piece of wood I got from my son's wood burn pile and Gary nailed into a tree stump that was flat on top ... "pallet wood walkway for the garden via Funky Junk Interiors"
Love this! pallet wood walkway
Plant lemon grass in pots, keeps mosquitos away! nice privacy wall as well
A rock maintenance strip around the house ... catches splashes, keeps siding clean and minimizes pests.
For the first days of spring. Birds will take a string (or multiples) and weave them into their nests!!!
66 things you can grow at home in containers.
Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly.
8 Smart Budget Curb Appeal Makeovers Upgrading your house's exterior doesn't have to mean a soup-to-nuts remodel. Check out these clever, thrifty ideas to create a more welcoming home
5 Flowering Shrubs - Hedge. These deciduous shrubs provide blooms from late February until the end of Summer. The offer comprises: 1 of each of the following shrubs. The fully grown height in cms for each is: Forsythia Spectabilis - golden 150-250 Spirea Arguta - white 150-200 Weigelia - burgundy red 125-175 Buddliea- Pink 125-150 Ceanothus Yankee Point - Blue 125-150.
Flowering Shrubs Hedge - 5 hedge plants these are fantastic!!