DIY: Make garden faerie houses, pixie towers, and toad homes from reclaimed materials
These magical little homes are perfect rainy-day crafts for folks of all ages, and can be made from foraged bits or recycled materials.
The CompoKeeper Food Scrap Collector is an innovative kitchen compost bin that keeps odors in and bugs out. Hands-free with interlocking bag clamps and removable tote to take out waste without dripping.
Banana Peel Plant Fertilizer Spray Recipe
Did you know that you can make an excellent plant fertilizer spray with banana peels? If you love your plants you will love this recipe!
Frugal and Creative Storage Ideas for Small Homes
I like this one, because you can get underneath to harvest hanging fruit. Also, as leaves covered the trellis, it would shade the veggies...
How to Build a Bean Trellis for Raised Garden Beds
Raised garden beds offer gardeners a chance to get a head start on the season since the soil is warmer and better drained than ground-level beds. And while raised beds are built to specific sizes, their productivity can be greatly enhanced by adding a trellis.
How to Build a Vertical Vegetable Garden
This guide will show you how to use vertical gardening to maximize the use of a small space to grow a wide variety of vegetables.
5 Reasons To Grow Cucumbers On A Trellis (And Taking Up Less Space Isn't One Of Them) | An Oregon Cottage
Five reasons why you should grow cucumbers on a trellis no matter how big your garden is - and how to grow them vertically for your best crop yet!
A June Garden Stroll Thru the Small House Garden
This is a major gardening year at The Small House – probably the lushest year ever. If you follow me you know we have 5-acres of lean sandy soil, which was once an Oak Savannah forest and is now heavily amended with bark chips, homemade compost and composted horse manure. We are a Zone 5b garden and we garden in SW Michigan. Our home and gardens are situated in rural, farming county and I consider us a “farmette.” After last year’s drought, this spring and summer has been cool and wet…
10 Best Hardy Perennial Flowers - On Sutton Place
The best hardy perennial flowers for your garden landscaping. These plants are easy to grow, low-maintenance and beautiful!