great tips for growing fall mums here -- or for trying to keep them from an early death??!!
convert lamp to solar lamp for outdoors
Light Up Your Night With an Easy Outdoor Table Lamp
Snow-in-summer: sun loving, ground cover. a good candidate for the side yard.
Simple aphid control - something yellow covered in vaseline
Using nail polish to rejuvinate solar cells
Keep slugs off your hostas by putting coffee grounds around them
I can totally see this as my new craft 'room'! hehe
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!
Great idea! Rope lighting around the garden. Inexpensive, waterproof and you can use a timer.
building a perfect raised bed
Build Brick Garden Pathways Diy... -
Turn weedy walks into artful avenues with neat and attractive paths of brick.
Here's how to make your own orbs or spheres for indoors or outdoors. These spheres add interest to any garden setting, especially when left to rust naturally. You can make these orbs or spheres using steel or wood. http://www.home-dzine.co.za/garden/garden-spheres.htm# Gardens Sculpture, Wine Barrels, Iron Sphere, Metals, Whiskey Barrels, Front Yards, Gardens Art, Yards Art, Bright Colors
DIY - Make your own garden sphere or orb (you could really have fun painting these in bright colors)
To ensure pollination of your raspberries, build a simple orchard mason bee house by drilling holes in a 4x4 and giving it a shingle-roof overhang. Secure the house to a sunny trellis pole, and the bees will come.
Slug be Gone: Put a tablespoon or two of cornmeal in a jar and lay it on its side wherever there is slug activity. The slugs love this stuff and after eating it they die.
DIG has created an awesome FREE Drip Irrigation Installation Guide which will guide you through what to buy and how to put it together. Drip Irrigation System, Raised Gardens Beds Diy, Diy Raised Gardens, Gardens Irrigation System, Diy Irrigation System, Raised Beds Gardens, Popular Pins, Raised B Gardens, Raised Garden Beds
Irrigation system for raised garden beds.