Arch between the beds for cucumbers and beans to grow on
I really want to do this. Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage - Maybe for the south side of my house?
Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage
A Simple Do It Yourself Soil Test Perform your soil test by placing a sample into two separate cups or containers. Add vinegar to one. If it fizzes your soil is alkaline. If not, add some water to the second cup and stir. Add baking soda. If it fizzes you have acidic soil. If neither have a reaction your soil is somewhat pH balanced.
Landscape Design Ideas ~ front entry
Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for seeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. Of course, cornmeal will keep any seed from germinating, so don’t try this on your vegetable garden until your plants are established and you’ve ﬁnished planting seeds.
8 shrubs that provide reliable good looks without a lot of work
1 thing that gets rid of dandelions and weeds for good.
$0 Professionally edged flowerbeds 3 tools 1. Half moon edger. Make a fresh cut along grass, make edges in a smooth arc. 2.Hand held garden shovel~ trench out the soil w/shovel & mound away from the edge. 3. sheers~Trim grass along the edge horizontally and vertically... The trench allows for water run off and soil falling, shadow creates a dazzling finish.
Edging a flower bed like a professional
Sweet Autumn Clematis. Zones 4-9. Fast growing- up to 30 ft in a few months (tall and wide). Blooms late summer-early fall. Tolerates most soil and sun conditions.
This site is AWESOME. photo gallery of containers with instructions to plant and description of flower.