Once a watering can is old or leaky, it’s time to use it as garden art. I’ve gathered these ideas from my own garden and gardens I have visited. Have a look and grab ideas for your outdoor … [Read more...]
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How do you know when it is too late to sow seeds outdoors? Are you hoping there is time to sneak in some late flowers or veggies in your garden? I’ll show you how to know if there is time. For more … [Read more...]
Air plants or Tillandsias are unusual low-care plants you can grow indoors and outdoors. For more on indoor growing, also see these tips for watering houseplants. The Mystery of Air … [Read more...]
This DIY outdoor plant shelf is a simple building project. Made from 2x4 lumber, you can build it in hour. Dress it up with burlap fabric and display your houseplants or flowering annuals for the … [Read more...]
This simple, dome greenhouse is easy-to-make and an expensive way to extend the growing season in your garden both in spring and fall. For more ideas, my Lean-To Greenhouse … [Read more...]
Rain barrels allow us to harvest rain water for the garden. This tutorial has step-by-step instructions for making your own rain barrel with simple parts from the hardware store. For more, also see … [Read more...]
Gardening Lab for Kids has 52 fun experiments to learn, grow, harvest, make, play, and enjoy your garden. How to make rain barrels is one of the projects in the book. These images … [Read more...]