Interesting:) Mosquito grass (a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away. In addition to being a very functional patio plant, Lemon Grass is used in cooking Asian Cuisine, adding a light lemony taste
Mosquito Repellent Plants: 7 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes & Bugs
10 common weeds that you find in your yard and how they can heal sicknesses, burns, sores and other ailments. - After checking this list, I've got SIX them growing around my yard and garden. It's nice to put a name to the plants.
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.
22 Small Garden or Backyard Aquarium Ideas Will Blow Your Mind
Do you have place in your house that dont receive direct sun or do you want to grow plants in your living room, dining room or bath room? Luckily there are plants that grow without sunlight and you can grow them indoors. - It's A Garden World
Use an old tire to create a small backyard pond. My kids, 3 sons, have been helping with yard work and planting. They keep asking for a pond. I think this is a great DIY project to do outside with them. Looks simple.
PLANTS THAT KEEP BUGS AWAY Worried how to repel mosquitoes and houseflies naturally? Simply get your garden area some pots of basil, and you are done. It belongs to the family of powerful, pungent herbs that can perfect companions to keep the bugs away.
Acid-stained Concrete Patio -- Looks like copper! Click the pic for a brief how-to video on doing this technique. I'd love to do this, although I wonder if the acid stain is bad for those plants around the patio.