Cucumbers like it hot ~~ Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with a trellis, they're perfect companions! Use a slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun, or spinach in the shady a
Cucamelons: grape-sized watermelons that taste like cucumbers with a tinge of lime. wiki - Vernacular names include mouse melon, Mexican sour gherkin, cucamelon, Mexican miniature watermelon and Mexican sour cucumber
Cool idea: DIY: Garden Stakes from paint stir sticks. Choose your colors to all coordinate or use bright primary colors. These would look great if you wrote down the scientific name next to trees and bushes. A great idea for landscape or vegetable garden.
Create Glass Lanterns for the Backyard - Add pizzazz to a summer patio with hanging lanterns. Suspended from shepherd's hooks, these easy, inexpensive candleholders will add sparkle to the garden by day and illuminate a pathway by night.