Get willow branches from landscape nursery in bundles of 100 sticks. Put branches in ground at least 6 inches, and 4 to 8 inches apart (one pointing left, the next pointing right). Then weave them together. Using hemp twine, tie them together at the top.
I'd feel like I live in a Dr. Seuss book if these were in my yard. But they are so pretty! // Kochia Scoparia Seeds evergreen foliage plant for landscapes. Position: full sun/part shade Soil: Any soil Rate of growth: rapid ~ Hardiness: fully hardy Height: 15 to 36 inches Native: Europe, Asia and Australasia. Growing Region: Zones 2 to 10. Flowers: Summer. Flower Details: Light green, white. Hairy flowers Foliage: Green through to red!
Building a Living Fence
Kyla Fresh or dried herbs in your nesting boxes not only work as insecticides, but also have anti-bacterial properties, and can act as natural wormers, anti-parasitics, insecticides, rodent control, stress relievers and laying stimulants. Here is a partial list of common herbs and flowers and their beneficial properties:
Killing Aphids with Soap. HOMEMADE INSECTICIDAL SOAP CONCENTRATE 1/4 cup grated soap (I use Fels-Naptha, but Ivory or other real soap - see above - will work) 4 cups hot water Stir soap into water until dissolved. Store in a jar until ready to use. To dilute for plant use: Add 1 tsp. concentrate per 4 cups (32 oz.) of water. Pour solution into a spray bottle. This soap is a contact poison - spray directly onto the aphids. It will not harm your plants.