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Hedge Link vs Permahedge Slats

Hedge Link Privacy Slats is a decorative slat for existing chain link fences that looks like a christmas tree.

Lovely purple planter.  A. Alternathera 'Purple Knight' -- 1;  B. Calibrachoa 'Blush Purple' -- 6;  C. Plectranthus argentatus -- 1;  D. Vinca major 'Variegata' -- 2;  E. Dracaena marginata -- 1

Create Bold, Dramatic Container Gardens

Add Layers of Interest A. Alternathera 'Purple Knight': 1 B. Calibrachoa 'Blush Purple': 6 C. Vinca major 'Variegata': 2 E.

Flossflowers or Ageratum emits a smell which mosquitos find particularly offensive. It secretes coumarin, which is widely used in commercial mosquito repellent.  Ageratum is a perenial plant which reaches heights of 8-18” & has blue flowers, although there are varieties with pink, white & violet blooms. This plant will thrive in full or part sun & doesn't require rich soil. Good in rock gardens.Leaves can be crushed to increase  odor, its not advisable to rub directly on the skin.

5 Easy to Grow Mosquito-Repelling Plants - Before reaching for the chemical sprays, try planting these easy-to-grow plants which have natural mosquito-repelling properties.

Lots of info about different plants and how they did throughout the summer.

August Container Gardens: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

A Framed Lobelia. Like the framed hanging basket idea. Use the old metal watering can and spray paint the frame either turquoise or purple - Home And Garden

Coral honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens) Zones 4-9

10 Fast-Climbing Vines for Your Garden

DO IT IN A WHITE HONEYSUCKLE. Coral honeysuckle is a fast growing vine. Throughout this perennial's long bloom time, from mid- your entire garden. Coral honeysuckle its path, scaling a to trellis in a single season, and attract hummingbirds as well.

chair planter

12 Creative DIY Alternatives to Traditional Planters

(link) DIY CHAIR PLANTER ~ Its super simple… take an old chair. pop out the seat. spray paint your desired color. place a hanging basket in the seat of the chair. & don’t forget to water daily!

DIY Decoraciones con plantas para tu hogar

DIY Decoraciones con plantas para tu hogar

Plant stands for the entry, kitchen, and office :) Good starting point! Plant shelves :) The House That Lars Built.: DIY room to room: Plant stands LOVE

Curb Appeal on a Dime:   Introduce Stone or Brick Edgings  A shallow trench filled with pea gravel or sand makes a simple bedding surface for stones or bricks, which add color and texture.

Curb Appeal on a Dime

A shallow trench filled with pea gravel or sand makes a simple bedding surface for stones or bricks, which add color and texture.Introduce Stone or Brick Edgings

Hovering Saucer:   A large terra-cotta saucer sits atop a tomato cage serving double-duty as a birdbath and trellis for climbing vines.

Hovering Saucer: A large terra-cotta saucer sits atop a tomato cage serving double-duty as a birdbath and trellis for climbing vines. - I have a large green birdbath that I haven't put anywhere. I like the idea of putting this a top a trellis :)

The black swing and hanging flower baskets are so pretty! I wonder what kind of flowers are in the baskets.

DIY front landscaping with pondless waterfall. A mixture of perennial and annual flowers keep the flowerbed looking lush all summer and is an inexpensive way to add curb appeal (tip: install a drip line for the hanging baskets - much easier than hand wate

26 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes GREAT ARTICAL - Lemon Grass is the #1 recommended plant to grow in the landscape and in containers to use around your patio, deck or outdoor living spaces to repel mosquitoes during the summer.

120 Clever New Uses for Old Things

26 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes GREAT ARTICLE. Lemon Grass is the recommended plant to grow in the landscape and in containers to use around your patio, deck or outdoor living spaces to repel mosquitoes during the summer.

Transform an old or inexpensive garden pot to create something very upscale, using paint and a stencil from the craft store!

stenciling an ugly plastic pot = beautiful pot! Buy Stencil for cheap at home depot and get a few cans of spray paint.

Build a Garden Arch A small project that makes a big impression in your backyard

Build a Garden Arch

DIY This classic garden arch has just six parts and can be built in less than a day. Create a gateway, frame a walkway in a hedge, or make it part of a trellis or pergola. From The Family Handyman

Basil deters flies.  They hate them in fact.

Pests, Be Gone! 10 Natural Ways to Make Your Home Critter-Free - Flies hate the smell of basil. To discourage them, place pots of basil at doorways and windowsills and on the kitchen counter.

5 Ways to Repurpose & Reuse to make a Plant Container & Garden Art at the same time!

5 Ways to Make a Plant Container into Garden Art

DIY Idea: Old rusty funnels turned into outside hanging planters. Put a piece of coco mat inside, to prevent direct contact between the rusty funnel and the plant and they will Bloom!

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