concrete block gardens

concrete block gardens

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cute front porch idea...maybe with a chalkboard sign so you could put your name or a greeting

Wander Through The Best of Nature on the Web - The Gardening Cook

Great idea for a cheap raised vegetable garden! Plant herbs, strawberries or even marigolds in the edge block holes.

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DIY Umbrella Stand

DIY Umbrella Stand - Love this for the backyard! - MyHomeLookBook

Modeling clay creates the form and helps make the edges of these step stones look organic. The "fossil" is just a flower, branch, or leaf; the result—delicate simplicity in concrete.

10 DIY Step Stones to Brighten Any Garden Walk

A single course of edging makes maintenance around retaining walls easy! Edging: Willow Creek Cobblestone 3/4 stone, Lakeshore Blend

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Idea for around the pond area. Curbing the liner underneath the bricks and laying the flag stone on top to hide liner.

Garden Bed Edging Ideas

Tamara Walker Walker Croft ... thought of your back yard make-over .... love the stone edge border here :)

The Horticultural Society of New York

If you want a maintenance-free way to prevent your lawn from encroaching on your flower beds. And don't have to worry again about mulch or decorative stone in your flower bed working its way into your lawn. Here are the steps you can take to achieve this attractive and fairly inexpensive border.

Edging a Flower Bed With Cement Pavers

STEP 3 Cover the bottom and the sloping sides of the stream bed with 1/2 inch of crushed pea gravel. The sharp edges of the gravel will keep it from migrating when it rains or when someone walks on it

How to Create a Dry Creek

Roped Edging Stones love this idea! so much more beautiful than treated wood or black plastic!

Roped Lawn Edging
  • Janine Jarrell
    Janine Jarrell

    Love this idea!!

Stone edging in a colorful flower bed. Just drawing out an idea for the side yard that looks something like this.

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Stone Wall Border™ Landscape Edging .. Front of the house along the driveway

Stone Wall Border™ Landscape Edging

We'll be doing something similar to this in our backyard beds that aren't included in my flower garden to keep the weeds out and prevent the yard guys from ruining my beds!

Outdoor Craft Ideas - 25 Pics

20 ways to add curb appeal, whether you're selling or not.

20 Ways to Add Curb Appeal

When building a retaining wall, lay perforated drainage tubing at the base of the wall slightly above ground level so runoff can drain out without undermining your wall

Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard

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.

Alternative Gardning: how to make concrete planters

strawberries in cinder blocks

my life in lists // what will my garden grow?
  • Sherry Gross
    Sherry Gross

    Tried this and my plants doing very well but keeping it weeded was tough.

  • Pat C
    Pat C

    I lined my path with the blocks some elevated on another and it seems to be working well.As for weeds well they live hardily here in SC. The birds also stole it for their nests.

Rubber Door Mats pressed into a concrete mold and later removed, to make stepping stones! There are lots of other fabulous concrete projects on this page!

Home decorations - Viahouse.Com
  • Michelle Morales
    Michelle Morales

    Excellent idea - it's a must try

Make Your Own Concrete Planters from BHG

Make Your Own Concrete Planters


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Garden area using terra cotta pipes for border, and planting herbs in those, pretty clever

My Great Outdoors: Marcus & Jenny’s Veggie Garden Melbourne
  • Dee Ferguson
    Dee Ferguson

    Is it safe? I mean arent there chemicles in those?

I totally have to do this!!!

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Raised garden bed.

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Raised Bed Garden

How To Make a Raised Bed Garden

Raised Bed Cover

How to make a Raised Garden Bed Cover
  • Sarah Rowley
    Sarah Rowley