Make Your Own Kids Garden. Great way to give the kids something to do while you garden and have even more fresh veggies and fruits!
Make this "eye catching" trellis -For a trellis like this, the exact dimensions of the pieces can make a big difference in the overall appearance. We show lattice that is ¾ inch thick and 11⁄8 inches wide. You could use standard 1 by 2s, which are ¾ inch by 1½ inches, but the result would be surprisingly clunky-looking.
How to make a wall attached trellis panel
Okay even for the Cotswolds this is ridiculously beautiful. Did you notice there are shutters missing and a windowpane or two, yet the garden is flourishing with attention? A barefoot gypsy lady wearing an orange silk tea-gown lives here, and she has her priorities in order. (photographer Dave Porter)
Cottage garden! sigh, so gorgeous
"...an old chair brimming with blooms is right at home on this welcoming porch. Choose plants that complement each other and your chair, and don't be afraid to mix colors or add a houseplant. "A container is essentially a horticultural box of crayons," says Denise Smith, a horticulturist in Jefferson, Georgia. "Remember, you are making a 3-D picture with colors and textures." "
One pinner said shedid this but used squares of outdoor green carpet. If you level your ground first then lay plastic down n use concrete squares n then outdoor carpet squares you get this same look. It's not hard to maintain that way. That way you don't have to move patio furniture n now n then put it back. Ours looks just as good as this.
Love geraniums, petunias and pansies