Red Creeping Thyme. grows 3 inches tall max so very neat--no mowing needed ever. beautiful fresh lemony scent.  gorgeous with lavender. perennial. repels mosquitoes. can grow as entire lawn.

Red Creeping Thyme - grows 3 inches tall so very neat, no mowing needed, beautiful fresh lemony scent, perennial. repels mosquitoes, can grow as entire lawn.

Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work. Good to know!

Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, ½ cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar.

Growing strawberries vertically.

Growing strawberries vertically - great idea - Note to self - great comment about inserting pvc pipe that has holes drilled in it, then planting them.

Grow strawberries in gutters.

Repurpose rain gutters into elevated strawberry beds.Recycle rain gutters into elevated strawberry beds.

Urban Farm Mag - NOT companion plants

Urban Farm Mag - bad companion plants / for the garden (Good books for companion planting are Carrots Love Tomatoes & Roses Love Garlic - K.

greenhouse boxes

Learn how to build cold frames from recycled windows. The cold frames will act like mini greenhouses and let you extend the growing season both

Thinking of starting a compost pile? Make sure you know what you should and should not compost.

DIY Composting Guide: Thinking of starting a compost pile? Make sure you know what you should and should not compost. An easy summary to help you reuse waste in your garden. The Micro Gardener

Mind Your Mulch.

"Confused by the seemingly endless list of mulching options. Do mulch the right way with this infographic. I have water damage in my guest room because of mulch.

Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives

Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives by Evelyn J. Presents alternative options to a grass lawn, discussing methods for converting a lawn to a garden, different types of gardens, and recommended plants.

gas grill repurposed into a potting table

I wonder if Jason will let me take over his old grill. THIS is truely a good idea: potting bench from a recycled gas grill

13 Cheap & Easy DIY Greenhouses

13 Cheap & Easy DIY Greenhouses, this gives me a great idea for my fall planting in my container garden. Love the geo dome!

52 Spectacular outdoor string lights to illuminate your patio

52 Spectacular outdoor string lights to illuminate your patio

Picnic table and string lights hung across courtyard. Lovely patio with string lights. Love this little space.

Heres a useful Garden Tip from Redbook - Place one uncracked raw egg in the pot as it decomposes, it will serve as a natural fertilizer...

Garden Tip

How to grow chickens.lol Prepare the pot. Place one uncracked raw egg in the pot — as it decomposes, it will serve as a natural fertilizer — and cover with soil. Read more: How to Plant a Vegetable Garden - Herb Gardening - Redbook

Different veggies in the same space

How to Plant a Vegetable Garden

Starting a small vegetable garden at home is a great way to save money. It will also give you the pleasure of tasting delicious vegetables from the garden.

Backyard stream.

my dream- Backyard stream. Love it! The kids would love to play in the water, even if it was a square shape stream area coming of of a Slate Rock Waterfall stream.

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