Diane Thomson
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Place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. Really makes a difference in window boxes!

Use Sponges to Keep Water-Loving Plants Moist. place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve. Place a sponge in the bottom of a planter before adding soil, to keep water in reserve.

Tulip 'White Dream'.  Photograph: Dave Zubraski/Alamy.

Tulip 'White Dream': produces bowl-shaped blooms on stems in April and May. Plant in a pot at the front of the border and ring the changes through the year with crocus, alliums, lilies and agapanthus.

REPIN: The perfect garden for blue lovers--Blue Butterfly Sun Garden (luv this!)

Blue Butterfly Garden Attracts Butterflies from Miles Around! Enjoy a cooling respite from the heat of the summer with this unique blue perennial garden. A wonderful assortment of all shades of blue flowers combined with varied textural shapes certainly a