I love a succulent container garden, especially when I can find unique pots for the plants. This recycled teapot serves as an ideal planter for a cute little echeveria that I picked up for just a couple of dollars at a Big Box store.
Can you feel it in the air? The warm breeze (almost), the birds singing – and things beginning to grow? Can you feel the call of the wild? Or at least the call of the average sized flower pot? Take advantage of the season and make a patio vegetable garden.
No backyard? Small yard? You can still enjoy lush greenery by creating a terrarium filled with lush plants. Learn how here.
Gardening is a hobby that offers a surprising amount of health benefits. It provides stress relief, physical activity, and stimulation of the brain, not to mention that it beautifies your yard and can provide food.
Growing numbers of people are becoming convinced of the importance of eating locally-
grown food. Considering that most of the world’s populations live in cities, it is no coincidence that interest in urban gardening is growing.
You waited until the last minute and now it’s almost Mother’s Day. You can treat the Mom who loves to garden to a quick, easy, and customized present with this DIY garden sign. Because it’s quickly personalized, it will look like you had made it weeks ago. Nothing about this looks like an OMG I […]
The cutest of container gardens are easy to create with just a little time and imagination. In fact, any vessel or bucket can be turned into a container garden. In my opinion, unexpected containers add charm and a rustic folk-art appeal to your outdoor living space. Whether the container is large or small makes no […]
Vegetable gardening can be quite easy for beginners, no need to sweat it! Save that for July! Follow these 5 easy tips that will help you plan for success in your gardening efforts.
Happy Spring Ya’ll! After burrowing away for the winter, I’ve been busy. I’ve been getting ready for planting my garden, starting my seeds, planting my early-season lettuce, kale and spinach, and planting annuals around the whole yard. My husband built me a fantastic outdoor potting bench with running water. This quickly transformed a lean-to into […]
Container Gardening: Choosing the Correct Planter
We refinished a rusted old beach bike and it’s become a planter tto add to my container gardens.