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    Groundcover Plants for Shade Sweet woodruff -flourishes in dense shade. Plant it below trees and shrubs where its tiny white spring flowers will bloom about the same time as crabapples. Reaching 6-12 inches tall, sweet woodruff Zones 4-8

    10 Great Groundcover Plants

    Mini minidamm i murbruksbalja? Dammforum - Diskutera fråga om blommor växter plantering | Diskussionsforum på Allt om Trädgård

    Mini minidamm i murbruksbalja?

    Wilma Goldcrest (Monterey) Cypress | Attractive dwarf evergreen conifer has a tight, columnar habit, reaching 6' - 8' tall and 1'-2' wide at maturity. Foliage is bright golden with a lemony fragrance. Full sun.

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    Transitional Window Box | Plan ahead for plantings that will transition through the holidays with a few additions. Start with ornamental cabbage, bittersweet, pumpkins, dried hydrangeas, artichokes, and ivy, then add in gilded branches and berries to suit the season.

    Transitional Window Box

    Plants that repel Mosquitos

    Repel Mosquitoes Naturally - Infinity Lawn & Garden

    8 Months of Color for USDA hardiness zones 4, 5, 6 & 7

    USDA Zone 5 Gardening

    DIY Hammock Stand I swear I wasn't looking for this Mack, it just appeared on the DIY page! If nothing else, we could contract a furniture maker to just make it for us, you know, correctly.

    DIY Hammock Stand - Here Comes The Sun

    Small Storage Sheds • Ideas Projects! With lots of Tutorials!

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    Stump Succulent Planter- repurpose an old stump in to a planter for your favorite succulents. NEED TO DO THIS

    Stump Succulent Planter

    DIY: Outdoor Pallet Bar - easy project using two painted pallets and three concrete pavers, available at the home improvement store. It doesn't get any easier than this!

    Easy DIY project : pallet outdoor bar | 1001 Pallets

    How to collect, transplant, and care for moss. If you want to add moss to your pots or planters, this article explains how to establish it and get it growing.

    How to collect moss | Moss and Stone Gardens

    #Summer games - Rock and wood tic-tac-toe Another idea for our stump in the back yard.

    Ladybug and Bumble Bee Tic-Tac-Toe

    Plant lemongrass as a natural way to keep mosquitoes away.

    51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

    I love the easy, natural look of this- cool idea for patio side near table--- keeps nasty weeds away

    May 2009

    Layered rock border

    World Best Things: Home Gardens

    Reilly's Container Planting Ideas Page

    Reilly's Container Planting Ideas Page

    The Best Outdoor String Lights To Light Up the Backyard, Patio, or Balcony

    The Best Outdoor String Lights To Light Up the Backyard, Patio, or Balcony — Maxwell's Daily Find

    build a cute little chicken coop alongside the house

    Remodelaholic | Cute DIY Chicken Coop with Attached Storage Shed

    How To Grow Astilbe - Perfect For Shade Gardens

    How to Grow Astilbe - Perfect for Shade - The Gardening Cook

    Cold tolerant flowers

    Perennials Designed to Withstand the Harshest of Winters

    (see new pins on board No3 of Plant Combinations) Imagine the driftwood sphere instead of boulder in a bed of contrasting foliage on the slope...

    I Heart Succulents (the garden)

    Sloped front yard garden by sidewalk with drought tolerant succulent tapestry lawn substitute, Schneck Garden

    holt_1063_051.CR2 | PhotoBotanic Stock Photography Garden Library

    Hostas in a pot: every spring they return, in the pot!

    March | 2011 | Ottawa Garden Design

    15 Easy DIY Projects to Make Your Backyard Awesome | The Garden Glove

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    Ground cover in the garden: Well-placed foliage, between stepping stones, can be just as stunning as flowers and many are very low maintenance.

    Three Dogs in a Garden: Shades of Grey in the Garden