While birds love baths and we love watching them, sometimes you can get a lot more enjoyment out of a birdbath by turning it into a bespoke container garden. There are virtually no limits on what can be planted in one, as long as you take the time and effort to plan it out. With the variety and scale of birdbaths available, you're sure to find one that fits your tastes and your yard.
We absolutely love garden ponds, so of course we had to include one in this list of favorite backyard garden ideas! A garden pond takes a lot of hands-on work, so you'll either need time and materials or the money to pay someone to do it. But one glance at the image above shows just how completely the results justify the effort. There are a thousand ways to craft a pond in your backyard, but only you know how to best shape one.
This woman saved a broken dining room table for the best reason! See how she got the gorgeous garden we all want:
Pruning is an important part of keeping your plants healthy, as there are many benefits to doing so. We’ll teach you when it is the best time to prune hydrangeas, roses, and many other flowers, trees and other plants.
Pretty up a boring backyard corner with this pallet-turned-display case. Fill with an array of potted plants in the summer, then switch to pumpkins or pinecones for the autumn months. Get the tutorial at At Home with Kelsey.