Succulents in little tea light holders (this is actually a site to buy tea lights shaped as succulents, but I like the idea for real succulents). Want to make centerpiece of lots of these surrounding apothecary jar succulent terrarium
Succulent Tealight Set | LEIF
no weeds for two years!! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.
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Don't have much space to grow your favorite plants? Try building a vertical garden like this one, designed by Susie Frazier. Using salvaged wood, threaded rods and bolts, and a handful of mason jars, you can construct a simple hanging planter to add a lot of green to your game. See original article for instructions.
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Great idea for a large back yard: Use your solar lights. They aren't just for the ground! Take a 2x4 and cut them into squares to fit the existing fence posts. Using galvanized screws - not nails - to screw a "L" bracket to the underneath base. Then on top, screw on the stake.
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5 Best container garden vegetables. Great idea can grow on deck away from our friendly deer.
A greenhouse built from used windows. With a solar powered fan for air circulation and a gutter that directs rainwater into a 200-gallon barrel.
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DIY solar lantern. Paint an old glass globe and insert a "dollar store" solar light. Then hang with twine.
spray on objects to be used in the garden to create solar lights anywhere! I am so doing this...
Replace the light bulbs in an old chandelier with inexpensive solar lights. Hang it from a tree branch. You'll have gorgeous outdoor lighting without having to provide electricity. GREAT for an Evening Garden Party , ( even for just the two of you ) -Wedding, Birthday and Anniversary Celebrations could be enhanced by this.
Replace the light bulbs in an old chandelier with inexpensive solar lights. Hang it from a tree branch. | 32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius
32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius
Sally J Smith - environmental artist
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old bottles strapped to fallen branches
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Retractable Roof for Pergola
Retractable-Roof Pergolas: Made for the Sun and Shade
Rain chains are a beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from the roof to the ground, rain chains transform a plain gutter downspout into a pleasing water feature. From the soft tinkling of individual droplets to the soothing rush of white water, they are a treat to listen to.