Mar , A collection of spectacular tree logs ideas follows, it includes simple and highly practical ways to repurpose wooden stumps into various forms ranging from flower pots to furniture pieces, stumps very Recycle textiles, wooden textures and logs into epic rustic stools to use around the bone fire this summer.
Apr , And yes, of course they were root bound Extraordinarily so They were living in dense pots made of their own roots As I tried to resuscitate and plant these babies, I realized that I should post this technique on the blog, in case it might be helpful to others Forgive the photos Erik wasn t around to help me
Oct , There are several around Conference pears, Stella cherries and Victoria plums, to name just a few but you ll find this information on labels and in If you re planting a fruit tree in the lawn or in a border, clear a circle of ground about four feet wide, then bury lots of compost, take the tree out of its pot and
Jun , I ve had great success when planting trees and shrubs by following these basic steps while planting I also planted some azaleas under a massive oak tree that sucked all the moisture out of the soil around it, so the azaleas never did well Hopefully, I ve Your trees in the planters, are they perennial
Aug , When we had our backyard graded and prepped for pavers, we allowed for a border around the perimeter for our above ground planter boxes We pinned inspirational boxes, sifted through pretty online garden photos, and in the end, we made the last minute decision to incorporate a built in bench,
Dec , Not looking forward to this moving stuff but hopefully I ll have a pretty tree up by tonight and hibiscus plants that are still alive by next spring I have huge heavy planters of different sizes all around our backyard on the stamped concrete patio and after several years of struggling with them hubby finally
Aug , When people look for fruit trees for a small garden, they think of the standard grocery store fruit Gala apples, Italian Prune plums, freestone Peaches, and a few other familiar fruit But if you are planting apple trees please consider adding a crabapple to your garden plans Here are five reasons why crab
Oct , If you need to mulch a particularly large area, you might want to troll around the neighborhood looking for bags of grass clippings left out by your neighbors While I hope you don t make a habit of eating as many pizzas as the picture above shows, pizza boxes can be a great way to get free cardboard.
Mar , In the past, I ve gotten my planters at Sunset Nursery, Ikea and in the Flower District in L.A They all have good selections, but I And even the huge ones, ones that can run over normally, are around talavera planters They even have talavera pots! best planters Needless to say, very worth the
Watch this video to see how to make a raised planting bed from pressure treated wood to grow vegetables or flowers in your yard Raised planting beds can be constructed using wood, block, or brick with heights ranging from a few inches off the ground to several feet So now I ve got instant water under there.
Feb , Consider growing fruit trees in pots or as part of your front yard landscape Why not plant productive trees, creating an edible landscape with the intention to harvest the fruit for local food banks Apple The spreading branches of a mature standard sized apple tree are perfect for sitting under Beautiful
Jun , Here are some valuable tips I ve learned when designing a low maintenance foundation planting around your home (small roses) in the front of our beds, mid height ones in the middle (peonies and a blueberry), larger ones in the back (lilacs, hydrangeas) and trees on the sides (crabapple and cherry).
Jul , It s very easy to weed the surrounding flower beds You are much less If you use a pond liner, you ll also need some flat bottomed rocks or stepping stones to hold the liner lip down around the edge of the pond A recirculating into beautiful gold fish Related Free Plans for Building Raised Garden Beds
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Sep , Trade weedy dirt and trash for a parking strip filled with wispy grasses, low growing flowers and textural trees In some cases a well maintained strip of turf can be the perfect foil to other front yard landscaping, like the courtyard wall and pots in this example Choose turf grass in this strip if it makes sense
Apr , When building raised garden beds on top of hard surfaces, ensure a depth of at least inches Salad and herb gardens can be grown in beds, but the deeper beds are better suited for a broad range of vegetable crops Since plant roots will not have the luxury of reaching soil beneath ground level,
Jul , Or if you want a box, then Paul Stamets, a mycologist, has invented The Life Box , a cardboard packaging box full of a mixture of spores and seeds that can be planted to grow into trees Just tear up the box, plant it in the ground, water it normally and wait to see the plants flourishing from it The Life Box is
Apr , I will share some pots I have done in the past and then I scoured the internet to find more dollar tree pots that are unique and easy to dress up Enjoy!!~ mini herb pots for the kitchen mod podged with garden magazine These pots here were my very first mod podge project I did back around years ago.
Apr , Yes, the infamous mulch volcano http gardenprofessors mulch volcanoes P April , am Yup either the mulch volcano or the infamous lets plant a ring of big box store annual posies around the root crown of the tree new layer of sod = curb appeal look.
Jun , Planter boxes of flowers and trees can go a long way toward beautifying the urban environment, but they can also easily become eyesores if not tended Participants added tire swings to urban trees, painted poetry around the edges of planters, added new plants to empty boxes, patched up cracked boxes
Feb , Garden container ideas creative ways to display annuals and perennials in the garden usiing planters and unusual containers Hang metal planter baskets from trees a lot of people have caught onto the idea that if you don t have coir liners (like you see here), burlap can work just as well Garden
Jun , Just when you think everything is perfect something has to happen weather, bugs, and weeds I am having wasp issues They are making homes in odd place by my house Like under chairs, in my flower pots and by the doors Now I am on a wasp war path I can t wait to see your trees bloom They will
Mar , I m so excited to share some easy succulent planters with you today! I could hardly wait till today to show you what I did with some more leftover pieces of my dead tree wood slice rolling plant stand Last week I shared the wood slice rolling plant stand with you cutting rotted tree stump What I didn t show