Don't have much space to grow your favorite plants? Try building a vertical garden like this one, designed by Susie Frazier. Using salvaged wood, threaded rods and bolts, and a handful of mason jars, you can construct a simple hanging planter to add a lot
Use an old tire to create a small backyard pond. My kids, 3 sons, have been helping with yard work and planting. They keep asking for a pond. I think this is a great DIY project to do outside with them. Looks simple.
(link) "Bicycle Wheel Trellis" (July ~ Bike wheel trellis built from reclaimed materials. It consists of palette boards, 4 bent bike wheels, and it’s tied together with bike inner tube! ~ for more great PINs w/good links visit ~ have fun!
Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi Japan This plant, a wisteria, is a vine. Notice the grid work up above that the plant was trained on. This vine will pull down a brick wall so don't plant it against your house.