Starting from Scratch: Vertical Gardening may try this next year if my straw bales don't work. "-As a general rule, it would take 13 to 18 times more ground space to plant the same amount in a horizontal garden as you can in a vertical garden.
A plan to create your own mosquito repellent container garden using plants such as: citronella grass, lavender, marigolds, and cascading geraniums. Here's a list of other Mosquito Repellent Plants: natural-alternati. For a all-natural mosquito repel
Wood pallet sandbox, with bench seats that unfold to cover the sandbox! I hate sandboxes bc it's like an outdoor litter box for wild critters. Love that the cover will keep them out! Hubby is going to hate that I found another pallet project :D
I use bamboo fencing for a number of things in the garden. As a trellis, it will support flowers such as morning glories. As a teepee, it can support heavier things like green beans and other climbers. I have even used it for supporting tomatoes.
12 Awesome Ways to Use Baking Soda in Your Yard great ideas like using to melt ice instead of salt, use to clean outdoor things, put in between pavers to kill weeds, pour on ant beds then pour on vinegar