In The Garden
Veggies to grow in the shade at empressofdirt.net... Lots of options including broccoli, spinach, kale, carrots, and more!
How to set up a water garden on the deck. Plants used: water lily, dwarf papyrus, blue moneywort, www.whatsurhomest...
Nicking seeds helps some germinate better. A list of which ones and how to do it most easily. From Garden Gate eNotes
(Raw or lightly cooked) BASIL has anti-bacterial properties, and it’s full of antioxidants to protect the liver. It is also wonderful for digestion and detoxification supporting the function of kidneys and acts as a diuretic to help the body expel unwanted toxins. Basil has been known to have anti-ulcer qualities as well as antimicrobial effects that guard against bacteria, yeast, fungi and mold.
Tips on growing Basil
Casual Curves "-- Short intervals between roof materials equal more shade for the space underneath the pergola. -- A gentle roof curve provides a departure from the typical horizontal cover of most pergolas. -- Vines can be trained up columns, but tall, narrow evergreens offer a way to integrate greenery with the vertical elements."
Two simple steps to help your orchid thrive. anniehearts.com
Cool DIY Indoor-Outdoor Modular Cylinder Planters
Creative Planters for your Garden
vertical garden, privacy fence
DIY a water fountain to improve your Mood
How to grow a clementine tree in your house - this really works - I have one and they are the best clementines I've ever tasted!