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who knew: pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue! "Here’s a simple garden art project, that is wonderfully mindless. Use a strong glue to attach your surplus pennies to a thrift store bowling ball. It would be a great project to do with your kids on a rainy day. For the glue, my favorite is made by Amazing Goop, and I use the Home and Garden or Marine formula, because they are UV resistant as well as waterproof."
Penny Ball for the garden. Pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. I love this idea.using an old bowling ball, strong glue and pennies
REALLY COOL IDEA!!!! who knew: pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. Really?? Will have to try this! glue 1-2 layers of pennies on an old bowling ball with E-6000 craft glue. They tend to slide around a bit till the glue firms up, so work in small areas at a time, keeping the freshly glued area at the top to minimize sliding. Once you have an area securely glued, it will keep the newly glued areas from sliding.
I'm going to try this! Gardening Ideas / REALLY COOL IDEA!!!!z>> who knew: pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. I have the bowling ball out in the rock garden waiting for this.
Ornamental cabbages. I've always wanted to plant a garden of these! Love the wooden box.
Garden Penny Ball: All you need are a bunch of pennies and an old bowling ball to make a beautiful garden sphere, that not only repels slugs, but also makes hydrangeas blue.
from the book Greater Perfection: The Story of the Gardens at Les Quatre Vents, by Francis H. Cabot. Want to be here.
John Milner Architects revival of an early 19th century stone farmhouse in Pennsylvania.
garden gates two rather than one - love these
I may do this to our back fence!! Add marbles, and make a new creation!
Homemade gazing balls for the garden. Fun to make with kids!
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The reels were put to use as vertical planters. The little herb pots fit perfectly in the holes. All you need to do is slip them in at a slight angle to keep them in place.
A stork with wings outstretched; ready for take off, or just flapping for fun? You decide...#rustic garden art
Penny Ball for the garden. Pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. I love this idea. It looks old and new and beautiful.
Penny Ball- Keeps slugs away and makes Hydrangeas blue.