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Hostas in a pot: every spring they return, in the pot!  Add geraniums and ivy for a fuller look.

Hostas in a pot! every spring they the pot! Add geraniums and ivy. Will have to add geraniums and ivy next year.

In early spring, when hostas are coming up, mix 10 parts water to 1 part ammonia, and pour over plant and soil. This will kill slug larvae.

Keeping Slugs Off Hostas

This guide is about keeping slugs off hostas. Slugs are a common pest to Hostas and can munch large holes in their leaves. To protect your hostas, especially those growing in pots, cover the soil with used coffee grounds. Not a slug in sight!

Craft Your Own Vertical Pallet Garden

Pallets are free and easy to find. Make your vertical garden by closing the pallet in with landscaping material, then just add soil and flowers!

How to Turn a Pallet into a Garden

Art How to Turn a Pallet into a Garden: This would be a fun use for all the extra pallets in NW Lines yard. Maybe I will plant a salad garden for the lake this summer. gardens-to-inspire

How to Plant a Strawberry Container Garden - on HGTV

Strawberry Planter

How to Plant a Decorative Strawberry container garden - could also put in succulent plants, mosses, sedum or ground covers for added options.

Water and bleach in sun = 55 watt

Innovative lightbulb made from a coke bottle filled with water and bleach! Water and bleach in bottle of coke was fitted on the roof. It absorbs and reflects sunlight and is equal to a 55 watt lightbulb.


Gardening Tip- Easy way to reach the roots of a Container plant, poke holes in a water bottle or soda bottle, bury between a couple seedlings and water as needed. by krista