According to the National Wildlife Foundation, “You shouldn’t feel obligated to rake up every last leaf in your yard this fall. Leave leaves on the ground — they have a lot of benefit to wildlife and your garden.”
Are you sick of Zucchini yet? I have baked, sautéed, stuffed, and grilled about as much as I can stand right now. But the plants are showing no signs of stopping and will continue producing until disease or frost takes them down. Here are 3 Ways to Preserve Zucchini to help you deal with the excess crop.
DIY - Terraced Garden Beds if you were going to do raised beds in the backyard in line with the coup de chickery I'd do something like this modified for your space. -the rocks are cute but if they ran pebbles in that groove they could plant more sandy soil items like succulents for a bright glossy border
Growing edibles is one of the hottest gardening trends for 2015, but it is slowly becoming a necessity. Vegetable gardens are the easiest and cheapest way to healthy, safe veggies. You have probably thought about starting your own vegetable garden and we encourage you to go through with it. It is such a rewarding job as you will enjoy your first harvest in a very short time.
Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms. @ Home Improvement Ideas