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Got a bouquet of roses you really loved? You can keep on enjoying them, by cutting the stem, inserting them in a potato and planting them!

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DIY garden trellis

Optical illusion trellis with mirror in center.

cottage and vine: DIY Trellis-using wire fencing and hooks! weave or tie the roses to it- would probably also work for clematis.

Pavestone 14 in. x 45.8 in. RumbleStone Round Fire Pit Kit #2, Sierra Blend-RSK50277 at The Home Depot

Before gardening/yard work, drag your nails across a bar of soap. The soapy buildup will protect the area under the nail bed. Once you are done mucking about in the dirt you’ll find that washing up is a breeze!

Venture away from your window, and add a flower box to your deck, porch or balcony. Neighbors will love your unconventional burst of color. Spring decor tips. Window box. Curb appeal.

Milk jug containers! Just string a piece of plywood through the handles, brilliant!

DIY Lighted Wine Bottles

use a landscape light fitted down inside a lamp off with lamp shade for easy outdoor light!

Glowing Orbs

Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. - ruggedthug

Good ideas for shade containers. (Most of these contain shade-loving plants.) A continuation of my passion for chartreuse and lime green with burgundy in the garden. The lime green just pOps in the shade.

Beautiful shade planter made up of various coleus, creeping jenny****FOLLOW OUR UNIQUE GARDENING BOARDS AT us on & for great organic gardening tips #container #gardening #coleus

Shade to part sun container garden with amaranthus, impatiens and creeping jenny!

Shade: Caladium, dragonwing begonias, trailing mintleaf (plectranthus)

container: caladium, ivy, wandering jew, begonia, creeping Jenny, more

Live Moss Paint: In a blender, mix 2 cups live moss with 2 cups live cultured buttermilk or plain yogurt. Brush it onto an unglazed flower pot. Place in the shade & mist daily. Will start to green up in a week to 10 days. This mossy milkshake can actually be painted on any porous surface, like an outdoor fountain or rock wall. It just needs to be kept moist, preferably in the shade to stay green and happy :)

Happiness Crafty: Stones and Rocks DIY_ I love this!! It is always awesome to bring bits of the outdoors in....

All you need are a few - pavers, - landscape-block adhesive, and a little time. Wait 24 hours for everything to cure and you're ready to move your new planters into place and fill them with dirt and greenery.

Potted Plants for Shady area outdoor-ideas-gardening