The very tiny Irish Moss seeds create a moss-like, emerald-green foliage that forms a compact 1 - 2 inch tall carpet. Sagina Subulata ground cover is excellent for planting between flagstones. Grown as a lawn substitute, it creates the effect of a moss-covered meadow. Irish Moss is very soft to walk on barefoot, and it has a slightly spongy feel to it.
Epsom Salts for the Garden. Are the leaves on your tomatoes or pepper plants turning yellow? Want more blooms on your rose bushes? Wondering why your lawn is looking brown? Boost plants and grass with Epsom salt, high in magnesium and sulfur. Helps plants grow greener with higher yields and more blooms. This site tells you how much to use for type and size of plant or square footage of ground.
Soaking seeds before planting is an “old time” gardener’s trick that many new gardeners are not aware of. When you soak seeds before planting, you can significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for a seed to germinate. Let’s look at the reasons for soaking seeds and how to soak seeds.… By Heather Rhoades | Gardening Know How
Woodsy Retreat - Lush Landscaping Ideas for Your Front Yard on HGTV
STRAWBALE BUILT HOME - When singer-songwriter and professional organizer Naomi Maddux and her husband, Rick, a woodworker, got the opportunity to purchase land through a cooperative deal between Boulder County and the original land owners, they were inspired to begin work on their dream home—one built thoughtfully and artistically, taking inspiration from the natural beauty that surrounds it. And with the help of their community, they were able to build a post-and-beam strawbale home. Beautiful!
This beautiful door is the work of Rich an artisan woodsmith who with his partner Lisa built a beautiful cob and straw bale home in Somerset England