Turn old teacups into charming mini gardens! Here are a few ideas to get you started.
9 Cute Tea Cup Gardens — A Cultivated Nest
Keep wasps and bees away this summer. Put about 10 cloves in 1/2 a lemon and set out. They do not like the scent.
New Uses For Old Bird Baths, several cute ideas here
OHHHHH! Thats how they do it! GREAT directions for making your own hanging planter. Do not like these colts together. Love the how to!!!
Trailing Rosemary- requires little water, and has a moderate growth rate. It has no allergens, but yet is very fragrant.
Potted meyer lemon trees are easy to grow and produce luscious fruit. I get over 100 lemons off of my potted tree every year. YES PLEASE!
DIY Bowls and Sticks mushrooms @Phyllis Simons Simons Garcia magazine
Tree Stump Removal - Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves This is a MUST!
Tower-of-herbs - easy tutorial. Perfect for children to have their own mini-garden on the deck or porch! Oui là là, ça c'est une idée qui me plait beaucoup, beaucoup.......
A better way to grow strawberries and other more hanging fruits and berries is to use growing boxes or tubes elevated off of the ground. You can even grow them at waist or chest level for easier growing, tending and picking. No more rotting caused by laying upon the ground while developing!
Incorporate curves as much as you can in your landscape design. They're much more pleasing to the eye than straight lines. Colorful plants mums, pansies, spiraea, and purple smokebush makes this border a knockout. Foliage color and texture can be just as pretty as flowers. In winter, red twig dogwood, a dwarf mugo pine, junipers, and ornamental grass...make a great show!!
Turn a plain corner of your home into a colourful statement of beauty.
bundt pan from thrift store, painted & planted (holes drilled for drainage?) - umbrella fits right thru the hole