Melissa Rollo
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Greenhouse made of vintage windows! Is there a better name than "Herbs"? Not when you've named it after your hubby! Ready, get set, operation grow plants!

Greenhouse made of vintage windows! Is there a better name than "Herbs"? Ready, get set, operation grow plants!

A wall covered with climbing vines may look lovely, but in reality vines will wreak havoc on your house's siding. Better that you create a buffer between the foliage and the facade with a garden trellis. Not only will it provide the plants with a more appropriate host, but it will also give you something better than a blank wall to look at when summer's greenery fades. It is simple to turn lattice fencing and 2x4s into such a three-panel focal point.

Very nice round up of trellis ideas by Tipnut. I love this one from This old house made with lattice. I like to use trellises for anything I can because an

Carry rain water away from foundation and plantings...install a cement trough filled with rocks

Downspout water run off - Keeps mulch in flower bed. This would also be a wonderful way to harvest rain water in drought prone or low rain pro areas. The mulch is a necessary ingredient in that it holds the moisture in the soil.

Knockout roses and hostas planted along fence // Great Gardens & Ideas ...

Everyone has to deal w fence. Was planning a rose garden along the back of my garage. facing the rock/perennial garden. Never thought of combining these two plants. Knockout roses and hostas planted along fence >> This is so beautiful!

Knockout Roses with Boxwood Hedge

Knockout Roses with Boxwood Hedge - relatively low-maintenance idea for a foundation planting.

A wall covered with climbing vines may look lovely, but in reality vines will wreak havoc on your house's siding. Better that you create a buffer between the foliage and the facade with a garden trellis. Not only will it provide the plants with a more appropriate host, but it will also give you something better than a blank wall to look at when summer's greenery fades. It is simple to turn lattice fencing and 2x4s into such a three-panel focal point.

Very nice round up of trellis ideas by Tipnut. I love this one from This old house made with lattice. I like to use trellises for anything I can because an