Poppytalk: This Week with Abbey Hendrickson
How to plant layers of bulbs now that will give you three bursts of color when spring arrives. | Photo: Brian Wilder | thisoldhouse.com
Plant Bulbs Now, Enjoy Flowers Later
Beat the summer heat by laying a soaker hose in your garden. All the details are in this post. Totally DIY too!
The Secret to Growing a Green Garden - On Sutton Place
Gardner's Kneeler Seat
Green Gardner's Kneeler Seat | zulily
Serene House with Courtyard Pond
Three Sisters Garden- sink a shallow planter in the center for kids to water the plants in
Planting a Three Sisters Garden - Inner Child Learning
An Easy Way to Get Rid of Weeds and Dandelions.. Dandelions are enough to make anyone crazy. Well, there are lots of ways to manually get rid of the weeds, but we have found a product that works awesome! It’s called Bayer Advanced, it kills hundreds of types of weeds without hurting your grass. It’s in a blue bottle, and is available at Home Depot.
An easy way to get rid of weeds & dandelions
How to Kill Poison Ivy Combine 1 gallon white vinegar with 1 cup salt and 2 TBSP blue dawn dish soap. * Once all the ingredients have been mixed well pour mixture into a spray bottle. * Spray poison ivy. Be careful not to get it on your other plants because this mixture will kill anything you spray
Know your soil - do a Mason Jar Soil Test. I did this years ago when I first started gardening. I ended up adding sand to my garden spot. I have had poor soil conditions for the last 10 years or so and have added organic material and composted material to improve my soil condition. The mason jar test is a great place to start.
Hanging gardens in galvanized pails. So cute!
How To Build a Raised Planter Bed for under $50 For Your Next Garden Project DIY
OHHHHH! Thats how they do it!
How to Make Stepping Stones - with a Cake Pan
DIY garden stones - use a cake pan! Also, using clear contact paper to hold the mosiac pieces in place while the concrete sets is also kind of brilliant. I want to use mirror pieces, red gems, and black cement dye....
Heucheras, the "new hostas" for shady spots. So colorful!