Weed-Be-Gone Recipe: 1 gallon of vinegar, 2 cups epson salts, cup dish soap. I prefer this recipe over the conventional alternative because it is all-natural and doesn't contain insecticides that would kill pollinators that I am trying to attract.
Use rocks to separate two areas, then bury rope lights in the rocks for lighting. on January 2013 in Home Decor 3 Advertisement Use rocks to separate the grass from the deck, then bury rope lights in the rocks for lighting
By mixing your two favorite hobbies, gardening with crafting, you have this wonderfully creative project for a painted pot herb garden. Tackle this easy project this summer then use these colorful pieces as functional outdoor decorations.
Dalmation Bellflower produces beautiful mounds of purple bell-shaped flowers from late spring through summer. Low-growing plant is perfect for adding color in front of other perennials. Grows only tall. Spreads Prefers full sun to partial shade.
My grandmother's favorite--Lantana is so easy to grow. It attracts butterflies, loves sun and can tolerate drought. Good watering results in a showy and large plant. Freezes to the ground in winter but returns year after year.
Copper kills slugs where as salt only dehydrates them, but they continue to live.Penny Ball for the garden. Pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue. I love this idea. House of Hawthornes: Bowling Ball Yard Art
Container Planting Ideas - - This galvanized old pot contains four types of heat tolerant annuals requiring full sun. I used one spike and two each of the other three types. (Dracaena Spike Grass, Calibrachea, Trailling Petunias and Trailing Verbena)