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Weed control with cornmeal. Sprinkle on garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing into plants. It will keep any seeds from germinating so don't use in vegetable garden until plants are established. Planting Seeds, Planting Flowers, Organic Gardening, Gardening Tips, Hydroponic Gardening, Vegetable Gardening, Fairy Gardening, Gardening Zones, Greenhouse Gardening

9 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds

There are a number of children, pet, and environmentally friendly ways to rid your garden of pesky weeds— they're much safer and less costly than using harmful chemicals.

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Budding Home Farmer? 25+ Clever Ideas To Check Out

Did you know you can make your own rooting hormone using willow twigs? Or that geraniums can be overwintered? How about a few ideas for soil savers, pest control and fighting weeds? You'll find all that and more in this collection! First, here's an interesting tip I came across while…

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How to Mount Flower Baskets Onto Wooden Posts

Do you have a sidewalk you'd like to dress up? We mounted some flower baskets onto wooden posts alongside the sidewalk to my mom's apartment in the backyard. The flowering baskets really give a lot of eye appeal and we get tons of compliments on them. You can read our easy directions on how to make these on our blog. #BackyardReady The flower baskets are mounted onto treated wood 4x4's. We used U-shaped staples to secure the wire baskets onto the posts. Holes were cut in the sid…

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Ideas para diseñar un jardín con piedras

Las ventajas de diseñar un jardín con piedras es que éstas se pueden acomodar fácilmente y adaptar a los diferentes espacios, además ofrecen una atmósfera fresca.

Easy-to-make garden mosaic crafts add color and beauty to the garden. I love DIY garden mosaic projects that are both practical and artistic. Broken plates, tiles, coffee mugs all can create beautiful (Mosaic Garden Step) Mosaic Crafts, Mosaic Projects, Mosaic Art, Mosaic Glass, Mosaic Ideas, Stained Glass, Pebble Mosaic, Easy Mosaic, Cement Crafts


People often ask about our raised beds. A few years ago I was taking the Comprehensive Organic Gardener class through Seattle Tilth and while walking around one the P-Patches I saw that a gardener had used a few painted cinder blocks as part of their plot’s bed. I brought the lovely ladyfriend to see the …

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Tutorial ~ How To Make a Hollow Concrete Sphere

Concrete statuary in some of the gardens I've visited has always captivated me. Unfortunately most statuary I've priced is quite expensive and with my tight budget the chances were slim that any of these creations would ever find themselves in my gardens. However, several years ago I was intrigued when I stumbled upon instructions for making \

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Got Junk?

I had a lot of fun this past week potting up terracotta towers, recycling old rubber boots and creating living pallet walls. I've had a lot of people ask me how I made the dragonflies :) I'll post instructions this week in my Garden Junk Art series. Simplify vignette with old tool box and rubber boot planters. The watering can was a great find at a flea market... it still has it's cap! Terracotta tipsy turvy tower with succulents Dragonfly made from old garden hose, if it is kink…

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There are lots of pergola designs for you to choose from. You can choose the design based on various factors. First of all you have to decide where you are going to have your pergola and how much shade you want. Backyard Projects, Outdoor Projects, Backyard Patio, Pergola Patio, Cheap Pergola, Steel Pergola, Pergola Shade, Diy Patio, Wisteria Pergola

Pergolas - Outdoor Living in Style (Infographic) | Infographics Archive

We’ve created an infographic to help homeowners visualize some of the most common types and styles of pergolas (Outdoor Living in Style).