Hyacinth Bean Vine - grows fast, is showy, and its fragrance will help to lure butterflies + hummingbirds. Plant with Moonflower Vine for blend of fragrances! May grow up to 20 ft. high.
Pinner says: this is the BEST Weed Spray. I made 3 gallons for around $4.00 last year after seeing a pin. 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.
Multiple levels of rock as a border looks neat and orderly
Yard frog out of rocks paint and glue.
10 Creative Uses for Old Wood Pallets
located on the front lawn. Water drawn every day by a carefully coordinated calendar timed to include each kid's chore, from age 4 and up! In winter, half a bucket was drawn early in eve, to be heated on stove in AM, the quickly poured over the Pump to defrost it, racing to place the bucket under the faucet to pump water before it froze again!!
old pump and bucket
Heucheras, the "new hostas" for shady spots, more colorful
a circle of bricks and stone around a large container plant of flowers
Flower Basket Chandelier DIY - turn 2 wire frame flower baskets, pipe cleaners, and xmas lights into a cool glowing chandelier!
birdhouses from durable cedareach painted differently, then secured to sturdy posts decorated by painting flowers up the sides and house numbers on each postone is our address and the other three are for grown childrensecured onto a cement slab in the yard. They sure do help brighten things!