Regrow roses!!! "My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works." (quote from link)

Rolls of roses: Simply plunge the cuttings into the ground. Before planting cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but the row of allotment roses is proof it works.

so cool!

Bird Feeder from Cup and Plate! I added an extra plate below the bowl.My birds love it. Some "rest" on the bottom plate while others eat from the bowl. What a great idea. And under 8 bucks.

These homemade stepping stones are ingenious!

Leaf stepping stones DIY-YES! Kid friendly project that they will LOVE putting outside! Need some elephant ears now.

great use of leftover old bricks.... just stack them up and lay piece of wood on top and then lay a saucer on top.....

15 Outdoor Projects For Your Back Yard

great use of leftover old bricks. just stack them up and lay piece of wood on top and then lay a saucer on top. Great weekend project and I have old bricks!

Wine Bottle Tiki Torches - how-to!

Gather your loved ones, I made something crafty . . .

The best DIY projects & DIY ideas and tutorials: sewing, paper craft, DIY. Diy Crafts Ideas DIY Wine Bottle Tiki Torches -Read More -

DIY  garden angel made from old shutter and recycled materials/ several upcycle shutter ideas

DIY garden angel made from old shutter and recycled materials/ several upcycle shutter ideas. - I need a garden angel!

Hard as rock, concrete ornaments are easy to make. Even better, this versatile outdoor material is low cost and prettier than you might think. Try our techniques for customizing, shaping, and finishing concrete ornaments and outdoor decor.

Cast in Stone: DIY Landscape Accent

How to make Concrete Garden Spheres instructions via Garden Delights – need to do this Jeanne! This is going to be the summer of concrete and mosaics at my garage/workshop. @ DIY Home Crafts

Free Weeds... Pull Your Own

Free Weeds sign -- What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson This is great! I've got to put one up in my front yard!

Plant lemongrass as a natural way to keep mosquitoes away. | 51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

51 Budget Backyard DIYs That Are Borderline Genius

Interesting:) Mosquito grass (a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away. In addition to being a very functional patio plant, Lemon Grass is used in cooking Asian Cuisine, adding a light lemony taste

DIY Miracle Grow -  1 gallon of water, 1 tbl epsom salt, 1 tsp baking powder, 1/2 tsp ammonia...Mix all ingredients into the gallon of water and use once a month on your plants.  Your plants will thank you :)

Six in the Suburbs: DIY Miracle Grow (Chemical Free) You'll Need: 1 gallon of water 1 tbl epsom salt 1 tsp baking powder tsp ammonia Mix all ingredients into the gallon of water and use once a month on your plants. Your plants will thank you :)

DIY: Leaf stepping stones

Leaf stepping stones DIY-YES! Kid friendly project that they will LOVE putting outside! Need some elephant ears now.

Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or preventer... take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows

Natural spider killer/preventer: one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows

Reuse an old tree to make a log pathway in your yard and garden.

Reuse an old tree to make a log pathway in your garden. Good use of "yard" trees and other wood that can't be milled; works much better in climates without termites. Good drainage under the log rounds will make the path last longer.

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