DIY PLANTERS :: How To: Make an All-Natural Hanging Succulent Garden...from a palm leaf/scoop! :: You just need the palm scoop, coconut fiber to line it, metal mesh & succulents! | #curbly #hanginplanter
Herbal Fire Starter Pinecones and dried herbs such as rosemary, sage leaves, and cinnamon sticks make fragrant kindling for a winter fire... >> So smart! Cinnamon and pine, lovely!
Wasp trap.....going up all over the backyard!
Wall Gardening With mesh and wiring. Wall gardens are a perfect solution for minimal space like patios and tiny backyards. The living walls offers salad fixings along with creative, eye-catching conversations pieces. It is also a great idea for elderly gardeners or those with physical limitations where bending over and kneeling is virtually impossible. This system puts little to no stress on the back and knees and is simple enough for children to water and mist.
"The Edible Front Yard" offers step-by-step instructions for turning your front yard into a beautiful, edible garden, with specific guidelines for selecting and planting the most attractive edible plants, as well as design advice and plans for the best placement and for combining edibles with ornamentals. Read an excerpt from "The Edible Front Yard" for more information on how to design an edible landscape.
Upturned bottles edge garden path. I saw this done at the old Alley Cat Cafe- they also used them along the path buried up to the bottom so just the round bottom showed- very cool!
Mason Bees. Boost your garden's productivity by providing a happy home for peaceful, non-stinging Mason bees. Slightly smaller than honeybees, mason bees are incredible pollinators. Each one visits as many as 1000 blooms per day — 20 times as many as a honeybee! Hang this natural bamboo house against a tree or wall where it will get morning sun and attract bees. Female bees fill the bamboo tubes with their eggs, and nectar and pollen for the young to eat.