Garden & Patio

"God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures." Francis Bacon
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27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your Garden Space

27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your Garden Space

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MUST grow some. Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant.

How to Grow Lemon Grass | eHow

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Bee Balm - It grows over 6 feet tall, smells great, self seeds and attracts hummingbirds. Add a leaf or two to black tea for that distinctive Earl grey flavor.

Bee Balm - ABC Wednesday

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***This would be perfect. Measuring 8 feet by 8 feet, this garden provides 45 square feet of planting space, perfect for a family of four.

8' x 8' Cedar Complete Raised Garden Bed Kit | Eartheasy.com

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7 Classic DIY Garden Walkway Projects • With Tutorials! Including, from 'this old house', how to lay a classic brick path.

7 Classic DIY Garden Walkway Projects | The Garden Glove

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Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall

13 Attractive Ways To Add Privacy To Your Yard & Deck (With Pictures)

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Love the built in benches benches by the fire pit--this would be perfect for our backyard!

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Patio fish! This is nearly the coolest thing I've ever seen on a porch.

Pop Up Aquarium Pond!

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1tsp epsom salts in 4 c warm water....spray on plant and then 10 days later it produces more fruit due to boost of magnesium... especially for tomatoes, peppers and roses

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Gate to swedish cottage

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A little atmoshere for the garden

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Lemon seeds. Lemon leaves smell so good. Awesome for kitchen, bathroom, or any place in the house.

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Love this old cupboard made garden shed.

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The scent must be heavenly~ Real Palm Trees - Interior Decorating with plants and palms - Luxurious Outdoor LIving http://RealPalMTrees.com

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So pretty

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Glow in the Dark Spray Paint. Available at Michael's. 1 idea: spray paint rocks along outdoor pathways so they will glow at night :)

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Parisian Carrots (55 days)...A great little round carrot that is a nineteenth-century French heirloom. It "excels in clay or rocky soil where other carrots have problems developing properly". They say it works great for containers.

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Grow Your Own Ginger

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I have a front porch "swinging bed" for napping and reading. I love mine!

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LOVE this ~~ little garden shed and the planting roof is awesome

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7 Nutrient-Rich Brews Your Plants Will Love, ie: water from steaming vegetables, water from boiling eggs

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10 great seed-starting tips from the nursery manager at Monticello.

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The next time you have green onions, don't throw away the white ends. ~~ Simply submerge them in a glass of water and place them in a sunny window. Your onions will begin to grow almost immediately and can be harvested almost indefinitely.

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A spring tulip bulb container

Cheery containers that herald spring

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