Plant lemongrass as a natural way to keep mosquitoes away, plus it LOVES sun.
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MUST grow some. Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes & the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant. #Home
Watermelon rind attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
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I'm already looking foreword to Summertime! A few summers ago I discovered humming birds and butterflies enjoy watermelon... so now I often...
Here's what to do with those watermelon scraps! Hummingbirds and butterflies enjoy watermelon. Great idea!!
ATTRACT HUMMINGBIRDS - Did not know this! - "Here's what to do with those watermelon scraps! - Hummingbirds & butterflies enjoy watermelon."
Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio.
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5 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repellingn Plants. (other good links at the bottom of the page, too) Garden Ideas
Lemongrass: Repels mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio.
Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio. (Maybe around dog run?)
MOSQUITO REPELLING PLANTS: Citronella, Horsemint, Marigolds, Ageratum, Catnip, Lemon Eucalyptus, Cinnamon, Castor, Rosemary, Lemongrass, Cedar, Peppermint, Clove, Geranium, Verbena, Pennyroyal, Lavender, Basil, Thyme, & Garlic. *NOTE: Citronella AKA West Indian lemongrass, is a tall plant & the source for citronella oil. Catnip is said to be10 times more effective than DEET in repelling mosquitoes. Cascading Geranium, will flow over its pot & add a pungent floral scent.
5 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repelling Plants. Green thumb, I'm not. But, this might be worth a try since I am like crack to a mosquito. They must love O-pos.
Lemongrass: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. Plant in pots and place on your porch or patio. For the backyard!
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~Sweet Autumn Clematis is a completely whimsical and enticing vine that can make any outdoor space attractive. WHITE FLOWERS IN YOUR GARDEN AT NIGHT IS BEAUTIFUL.
Sweet Autumn Clematis draped over deck railing.
Trying it Summer '15 for the front porch. 2 plants ---- Sweet Autumn Clematis is a completely whimsical and enticing vine that can make any outdoor space attractive. #Midwest #garden #landscape
The White Garden
Hostas in a pot: every spring they return, in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy for a fuller look.
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Hostas in a pot: every spring they return, in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy for a fuller look. container garden ideas for shade.
My sorry attempt to have a greenthumb
Hostas in a pot! Every spring they return in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy, voila, instant green thumb.
Good idea for flowerpots
Hostas in a pot: every spring they return, in the pot! Add geraniums and ivy for a fuller look. Why do I not think of this? Front porch with no direct sun
<3 Flower Garden [Hostas in a Pot! (Add Geraniums & Ivy)]
Smart DIY Ways to Reuse Old Tires
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tire flower planter tutorial via DIY Showoff I've pinned tire planters before but there are some really great ideas on this website
It's amazing how some color can transform an old tire! Here's a tire flower planter tutorial, via DIY Showoff.
2 DIY Tire Flower Planter Projects - LOVE this!!
teapot bird house, so cute! could probably get everything you need from garage sales :)
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tea pots? bird feeders or bird house?
This is a really cute idea and I have 2 old tea pots just sitting around. :) ROBINS NESTING PLACE: New Teapot Birdhouse
Super cute idea for bird house. Old drawer. Find tea pot at garage sale.
Pebble Mosaic walkway in progress - also has bed borders and garden glass flowers from plates in the photo stream.
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Paisley pebble mosaic walkway in progress - also has bed borders and garden glass flowers from plates in the photo stream. #garden #path
Paisley pebble mosaic stepping stone walkway in progress - also has bed borders and garden glass flowers from plates in the photo stream. #garden #path
Pebble Mosaic walkway garden pathway
stunning bird house design 20 Pics of beautiful bird houses
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Birdhouse Using Odds & Ends ~ Like the License Plate Roof I like the bottle caps & button flowers. april
Cute birdhouse made from odds and ends....decorate inexpensive craft store bird house with paint, bottle caps, buttons, nuts & bolts, keys, license plates, rulers, whatever!
Bird house - I am told this is our next craft project!
cinderblock and wood outdoor seating.clever.
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DIY Outdoor Seating - inexpensive cinder block bench. (backyard fire pit)
garden bench idea! cinderblock and wood outdoor seating. DIY
what a cool idea! DIY Outdoor Seating - inexpensive cinder block bench.... great for the firepit!
Cool for the backyard or front porch! awesome outdoor bench idea with cinder blocks from re-scape.com
Vintage sugar bowl bird feeder….
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Vintage sugar bowl bird feeder. How adorable...and hooray for upcycling!
Vintage sugar bowl bird feeder....what a sweet idea _*I am definitely going to use this idea, but the birds have to be faster than the deer.
so sweet, sugar bowl as a bird feeder. will have to watch for these at garage sales!
A good use for chipped sugar bowls
• Rain Chain • Garden Projects With Pots! • Tips, Ideas & Great Tutorials!
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DIY Rain Chains, Garden Projects, Tips, Ideas, and Tutorials
This DIY rain chain is made from small terra cotta pots – inexpensive, easy, and adorable! via Design Sponge
DIY Ombre Rain Chain from Design Sponge
DIY Ombre Rain Chain; chain and small clay pots
DIY Ombre Rain Chain ... terra cotta pots and chain ............. #DIY #rainchain #chain #terracotta #pots #outdoor #landscaping #rain #paint #decor #garden #gutter #crafts
DIY Concrete Garden Projects • Ideas & Tutorials!
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Outdoor modern concrete fire pit DIY, from Manmade DIY #fire
diy modern concrete fireplace from scratch
Modern Concrete Outdoor Fire Pit Tutorial
Diy fire bowl
DIY Concrete Garden Projects. DIY fire pit
Obsessed with firepits at the moment. How to: Make a DIY Modern Concrete Fire Pit from Scratch
easy brick bench
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easy DIY brick bench
DIY GARDEN BENCH Project - Thehomesteadsurvival around fire pit
easy brick bench for fire pit
The Retreat Garden Bench - easy diy bench
Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts instead of those plastic trays.
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Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts. This would have been the perfect solution in the front yard of Columbia house...
Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts....so working this into flower bed plans for front yard next year!
Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts AND SIDE YARDS in front of barns
Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts instead of those plastic trays. Garden Ideas
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12 Beautiful Home Gardens. I love the one w the hidden couch the chandelier hanging from pergola. Must do in my hidden garden! See more garden ideas at: http://www.pinterest.com/homedsgnideas/garden-home-design-ideas/
Garden patios. Love the pergola, soft sunlight, and comfy seating area. Very dreamy.
Outdoor seating area with pergola: hedges to create a room, vines on pergola, shade trees to anchor outdoor room
backyard patio pergola
Lush outdoor living space under a crossbeam pergola
Outdoor Space under a pergola
12 Beautiful Home Gardens That Totally Outshine Our Window Box Planters [ Wainscotingamerica.com ] #backyard #wainscoting #design(PHOTOS)
Pennies are good in the garden for repelling slugs and making hydrangeas blue....Plus this is kind of rustic pretty...
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penny ball (for repelling slugs and making hydrangeas blue)...very cool idea. pennies glued onto a bowling ball.
Penny Ball Another Garden idea with bowling balls
garden ball: pennies glued to a bowling ball
penny ball in the garden for repelling slugs and making 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.
Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea: Giant 10" blooms appear in mid summer and begin a pristine white. Two weeks later they turn a blush pink before changing to a dark rose color. Long blooming, more flowers are continually produced giving a tri-colored appearance that is totally captivating in your garden. Blooms July-September in full to part sun, getting up to 7' tall. Zones 4-8
Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea. A must have for my flower gardens!
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Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea: Giant 10" blooms appear in mid summer and begin a pristine white. Two weeks later they turn a blush pink before changing to a dark rose color. Long blooming, more flowers are continually produced giving a tri-colored appearance that is totally captivating in your garden. Blooms July-September in full to part sun, getting up to 7' tall. Zones 4-8. I just want a yard full of all types!
Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea. What great color! // Great Gardens Ideas //
Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea - don't normally like pink hydrangeas, but these are so pretty
Beautiful Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea that blooms from June to first frost! I soo do not have a green thumb but I love hydrangeas
Coat planters with glow-in-the-dark paint for instant night lighting. | 32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius
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light up plant pots, another pinner had an excellent idea since these are a little pricey, simply buy a pot you like and glow in the dark paint then get to painting!! LOVE DIY as long as it works, will have to try it and find out. Cool idea
Cool idea! I want to try this! Garden pots painted with Rustoleum's Glow in the Dark paint.
Cool idea: Paint flower pots with Rustoleum's "Glow in the Dark" paint. Absorbs sunlight by day & glows at night !!! Great landscape and gardening idea !
Paint your planters with glow in the dark paint. | 32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius
Another cool idea using Rustoleums Glow in the Dark paint. Paint it on pots and set them around the deck or pool. They absorb sunlight during the day and glow at night .. love this! Hanging glowing potted plants... Ouuuu!!
And old dresser makes a colorful garden planter. Dishfunctional Designs
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An old dresser for flowers! Brilliant! I love the flowers spilling out of the drawers! #garden #ideas
if only I had a green thumb... lol. still, love the flowers in the old dresser drawers!
Flowers planted in old dresser- I really like this... Better start hitting the yard sells.
Love the idea of old drawers as planters.
Outdoor furniture... Have any old drawers hanging around? Great idea!
Old dresser to flower planter! Love this idea!
chest of drawers flower planter
Spray paint stepping stone with lace.
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SBG pin of the day. Finally a use for those lacy paper doilies! Spray paint stepping stone with lace. Would love natural stone with subtle white spray paint.
Spray paint stepping stone with lace doily. love this idea!
Spray paint stepping stone - greengardenblog.com / super smart idea, paper doilies as stencils
Spray paint garden stepping stones. I wouldn't use a doily, but still a great idea for stencils.
Whiskey Barrel Fire Pit
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I am LOVING This!! Would love some in my backyard as you go up to our firepit Whiskey Barrel Fire Pit
Wine Barrel Fire Pit. Perfect Outdoor decor!
Backyard decor Wine Barrel Fire Pit - Rust Features: 90,000 BTU 12” stainless steel corrosion resistant dual burner ring Blue Flame keyed gas valve for safe fuel flow 1/2” x 24” reliable gas flex pipe 20 lbs of iridescent lava rock
Wine Barrel Fire Pit - This is a very interesting idea for a backyard firepit
Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall
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Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio. They grass will grow tall and be a great privacy divider! ALSO lemon grass is a natural mosquito repellent so they will keep those pesky bugs away! | rugged life. Lemongrass is also used extensively in Thai Cooking, and Hot water and lemongrass is a known deterrant for cancer!
Plant lemon grass for privacy and to keep the mosquitos away. - Gardening Ideas With The Green Thumb
Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall Lemongrass = Limoncillo
Decor Fun | Handmade in the Heartland: Decor Fun
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Vintage Washing Tub as Flower Planter....looks like mine...I like that it is painted, may need to try that
Handmade in the Heartland: Decor Fun
Backyard fire pit