Herb garden in sunken pots

nice effect

Purchase stair risers from your local home improvement store, paint them white and add some window boxes = small herb garden

I really want to do this. Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage

the world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season. Hmmm, I really should try this.

Coat planters with glow-in-the-dark paint for instant night lighting.

Herb garden

hostas in a pot! every spring they return...in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy

Self-Watering Hanging Basket

Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts

OHHHHH! Thats how they do it! GREAT directions for making your own hanging planter.

Make a hidden water reservoir for pots in the garden.When you pot up your flowers dangle a few 'wicks' (mop strings) out of the drainage holes. The wicks should be placed a few inches into the potting mix in your planter.

Garden Lover’s Ground Cover: Pea Gravel The beauty of this inexpensive ground cover is that it complements whatever style of garden you have.

Like the look of these over typical trellis for vertical growing. perfect for small gardens where there isn't much space - grow upwards instead of out!

Use rocks to separate the grass from the deck, then bury rope lights in the rocks for lighting. Love this!

this is how to do pots!