RogerBarbara McIntire
RogerBarbara McIntire
RogerBarbara McIntire

RogerBarbara McIntire

Love gardening and fixing up the house

How to stain your concrete patio to look like tile. #diy

A biennial or short lived perennial, flower gardeners enjoy growing hollyhocks in borders or against walls where the striking flowers stand above all else.

Teddy Bear Sunflowers - A Cuddly Giant Flower -

some think the Katsura tree smells like caramel or cotton candy when it loses it's leaves in the fall. Besides being wonderful to smell in the fall, the Katsura sports a lovely blend of orange-, raspberry- and apricot-coloured leaves. In the spring Katsura has reddish-purple new growth, in summer it sports heart-shaped blue-green leaves and in winter the gray, slightly exfoliating bark lends interest.

Build This Cozy Cabin For Under $4000 For our guests to stay in the back yard!

I fell in love with an idea new to me. Once the allium flowers have fallen off and you're left with a bare "globe" (seedhead), you spray paint it in blue/periwinkle/purple/mettalic/glow-in-the-dark and it brings it back to "life" in the garden!

DIY Tire Flower Planter Tutorial

GENIUS…Line a pathway with rocks painted in glow in the dark paint. During the day they “charge” in the sun and in the evening they reflect the stored light. Rust-Oleum Glow in the Dark Brush-on Paint.

Paint glow in the dark paint on plant potters for around the edge of the garden or patio. Now that's cool!

Oxalis Versicolor They look like candy canes. Beautiful.

Go Green ~ Use sugar to make your lawn healthy and at the same time eliminate crabgrass, Bermuda grass, dandelions, clover, dollar weed and other shallow rooted weeds like chickweed!!

Woolite Foam Carpet Cleaner - Sprays out in foam stream so you can spray right on grout line. Let set several minutes, brush, wipe away. Easiest way ever to clean gross grout!

Verbascum 'Clementine', different coloring really adds contrast to the garden. ++++++

Known as the Blue Wax Flower, Blue Shrimp Plant or the Blue Honeywort, Cerinthe comes from the Greek word keros???wax, and anthos???a flower. This plant has been considered an important nectar source for honeybees and other insects. The Cerinthe genus is originally from the Mediterranean region, so the plant does well in our spring/summer

Shut the front door! This is the coolest thing I have EVER seen!!!! I am making a million of these right now! Amazing Christmas present idea!!!