12 Drought Tolerant Flowers and Plants That'll Add Color to Your Garden
These drought-tolerant plants will add life and color to your garden, even if you live in a hot and dry desert environment.
House plants that are actually really hard to kill
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17 Clever Vegetable Garden Hacks
Here are 17 fun and clever vegetable garden hacks to help make your garden more successful this year! These are brilliant! I've been staring at our empty garden boxes in the backyard, just itching to buy our vegetable seedlings for the year! I'm counting down the days before the risk of frost is gone, (It's Canada, so it takes a little longer, eh?) so we can finally start planting! Start Seedlings from Eggshells Don't throw away those used eggshells! Save them up and use them to start your…
Hugelkultur are no-dig raised beds with a difference. They hold moisture, build fertility, maximise surface volume and are great spaces for growing fruit, vegetables and herbs.
15 Inspiring DIY Painted Rock Ideas
15 best painted rock ideas: creative arts & crafts for kids & family. DIY home garden decorations & gifts by painting beautiful designs on stones & pebbles!
OK so everyone at home laughed at me painting rocks to look like strawberries, but I found out that if you put them around your berry plants and bushes before the fruit appears, the birds will peck the red rocks. They hate pecking super hard things so they will leave the fruit when it appears. We had about 8 crows day after day, out by my raspberry bushes and after the rocks were placed around no crows. - iFunny :)
OK so everyone at home laughed at me painting rocks to look like strawberries, but I found out that if you put them around your berry plants and bushes before the fruit appears, the birds will peck the red rocks. They hate pecking super hard things so they will leave the fruit when it appears. We had about 8 crows day after day, out by my raspberry bushes and after the rocks were placed around no crows. – popular memes on the site ifunny.co
25 Gorgeous Shade-Tolerant Plants That Will Bring Your Shaded Garden Areas to Life
Do you have a large shaded area in your garden that looks "dead"? Here are 25 of the most beautiful plants that grow in shade.
Street Art 101: How to Make Moss Graffiti
Feeling the need to creatively express yourself in a public space? Make an artistic statement with some DIY moss graffiti using moss, buttermilk, beer, a paintbrush, and some imagination. Simply gather your ingredients, blend until desired consistency is reached, and paint your graffiti onto a porous surface (such as a brick or stone wall) where there is moderate sunlight, sufficient moisture, and ideally in the spring or fall season when the weather isn't too dry, too cold, or too hot.
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DIY Veggie Washing Station | The garden!
A veggie washing station will definitely make harvest season a whole lot easier. If you’re growing vegetables in your backyard, harvest season is always an exciting time. You’re literally seeing the fruits of your labor. The harvest in itself isn’t easy. Depending on the type of vegetable and ho ...