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Growing Herbs During a Drought: Your favorite culinary herbs can be grown in a few recycled wine barrels. Here Thai basil, chives, savory, tarragon, sage, French sorrel, and thyme are grouped together and watered by drip irrigation on an automatic timer that comes on twice a day for 5 minutes all summer. A bonus container of strawberries is on the same system. by Rosalind Creasy, blog.seedsavers #Garden #Drought #Herbs

Drought Strategies for Vegetable Gardening

Our planter has rosemary, sage, parsley, thyme, oregano, basil, and chives -- all readily available in nurseries and versatile in the kitchen. Any herbs can be used. If you want to grow mint, plant it on its own in the top pot, since it can overwhelm other herbs...

How to tower of Herbs

This site features an array of indoor tropicals used in containers outside in the shade. Beautiful compositions.

container shade | Dirt Simple

Casual Corner---Tucked against the backdrop of the fence, two hanging baskets pick up the color of the blooms in the containers and in the ground.

Landscaping Ideas for Privacy

Cameo MINI Hosta...perfect for containers, rock gardens or in front of beds. $7.99. Petite rounded leaves start out light green, and margins fade to creamy white as plants mature. Beautiful lavender-purple bloom scapes.

Cameo Mini Hosta - Hosta Plants

Stairway Path lined with container greenery including hosta, evergreen trees and other shade plants...

Love this one, too! osmunda regalis in a pot | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Magnificent French garden lovely!


Shade containers so easy to do, goldilocks for the vine, begonia, fern, lime potato vine, impatiens, lobelia....all found at the greenhouse!

2 WAYS TO ENLARGE: Click directly on the photo to enlarge in a pop-up, or click HERE to see this image, larger, in a new browser window.

The gardens of Union Hill - Fine Gardening

Ferns, impatiens, begonia and ivy, wonderful shade urn!

Edens Gate Gardening

Hostas and other perennials, annuals and shurbs in cast iron urns in a sideyard container garden.

Some very showy black leaves. A great container combination.

Pretty combination. One pinner wrote... I'm liking the idea of planting hosta in a container, annuals for color

Use an old pallet to make a vertical herb garden! Cheap, easy and beautiful!

The Curated Eight: DIY Herb Gardens - Inspired by Charm

Vertical garden metal sculptures

Victory Garden for family of Five

shade garden with garden art

Growing food in the shade...

Growing food in the shade | Tire Repair

Companion Planting - What Not to Plant Together when Gardening

According to author and horticultural professor Jeff Gillman, who has conducted extensive research on blackspot remedies, a spray composed of one part milk and two parts water is the best answer to the disease. He says this simple solution, if applied weekly, will control blackspot as well as any synthetic fungicide

Got Blackspot? Get Milk.

Whimsy in the garden....old plastic christmas ornaments on a small painted dowel

Jude The Obscure - David Austin of my favorites in my garden..have several of them. They smell like grapefruit

Pierre du Ronsard by David Austin