A mini beach as a backyard fire pit, THIS IS AWESOME
Best fire starter ever from recycled materials...great for the firepit
It allows the lawn mower to cut right up to the edge! Back yard idea>>>> How cool is that folks. Makes me want to work in yard.
Did you know that you can simply plant the top of a pineapple in a pot and grow another? Coolest house plant ever!
Adding to my flower garden this year! Angelonia -It's easy to grow and flowers profusely, great plant for our dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it!
Common North American Tree Leaf identification
Verbena A fast-growing, drought-toelrant plant with an exceptionally long bloom period. Flowers come in peach, orange, yellow, white, purple, red and bicolors. Deadheading once or twice during the season will revive flowering. Several forms are available; use the trailing or moss types as a colorful, heat-tolerant groundcover or for cascading over a retaining wall. Plant in full sun to partial shade in well-drained soil. Short-lived; often treated as an annual. USDA Hardiness Zones: 7 to 10
Moss Verbena may end up being your favorite groundcover. It grows between 6 to 12 inches tall, but has a spreading capability of up to 5 feet. It's easy to grow, is drought and heat tolerant, attracts butterflies and comes in blue, purple and white flowers.
These are so cool- often called truffula flowers inspired by Dr. Seuss - easy to grow too!
How to make newspaper logs for your fire. It's a little warm now, but by the time you need them, you will have perfected them!
Pinner says: Broken clay pot makes a perfect "Toad Abode" we have put these in our flower beds & its Amazing how many Toads live in them! We call them The Toad Motel and The Frog Bar;-)
Soaking seeds before planting is an “old time” gardener’s trick that many new gardeners are not aware of. When you soak seeds before planting, you can significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for a seed to germinate. Let’s look at the reasons for soaking seeds and how to soak seeds.… By Heather Rhoades | Gardening Know How
By Heather Rhoades Soaking seeds before planting is an “old time” gardener’s trick that many new gardeners are not aware of. When you soak seeds before planting, you can significantly decrease the amount of time it takes for a seed to germinate. Let’s look at the reasons for soaking seeds and how to soak seeds.…
Mosquito repelling “Creeping Thyme” plant. It has citronella oil that makes it smell lemony.