Gorgeous Window box tips from The Lilypad Cottage

5 Tips for Gorgeous Window Boxes

Gorgeous Window box tips from The Lilypad Cottage. Flower boxes add a lot of character to your home! Use flower boxes to make your house a home!

DIY {Living Monogram Planter Box} | 81 South Street

This DIY letter planter idea would surely give it a more cheerful and fresh look! Transform your front door area from.

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Use Evergreens to Make an Impact

selecting varieties that offer different shapes and colors. 'Blue Shag' white pine, 'Montgomery' blue spruce, and 'Silver Whispers' Swiss stone pine combine beautifully with 'Profusion White' zinnia, for example. A perfect "Randi" grouping!

Find garden plans that meet your specific needs with our free Garden Plan Finder tool.

Garden Plan Finder

Find garden plans that meet your specific needs with our free Garden Plan Finder tool. Sunset Mag has a great article on a chicken garden as well!

Driveway soon to be lined with lavender. Will take about two years to look like this but I can't wait.

Landscaping with Lavender

Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage flower

Railing planter

A long planter chock-full of flowers and foliage substitutes for a window box on a porch railing. ‘Goldilocks’ creeping Jenny, ‘Burlesque’ pigeon berry, Madagascar dragon tree, calibrochoa and coleus create a lush mix of upright and trailing plants.

Soft-Color Shade Garden  Turn a shady, 23-by-11-foot corner of your yard into a pocket of brilliant color with this beautiful garden. It offers seasons of bloom from bleeding hearts in spring to ligularia in summer and anemone in fall.  Go to this garden plan!

Small-Garden Plans and Ideas

Soft-Color Shade Garden Plan BHG: This informal perennial garden bed combines attractive leaves and softly colored flowers.

How to Make a Homemade Wasp Trap: Vinegar, Sugar, and Salt.

Make a Wasp Trap

Safe wasp trap first Cut the top off a plastic bottle to make a funnel. Then turn the funnel up-side-down so it fits inside the container. this will make it a easy to enter but not to leave. Then add a blend of vinegar, sugar and salt.

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Mosquito Killer

DIY Bug killer - cup mouth wash, cup vinegar, cup dish soap, put all in a spray bottle and fill the rest of the bottle with water.

14 Designer Planters for Spring -

14 Designer Planters for Spring -

Need ideas for some planters? Here's 14 Designer Planters loaded with colors you'll love!

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Rock gardens are great for problematic areas, especially areas that are too hot, dry or sunny. Many rock garden plans prosper in forbidding terrain for the backyard