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Using Garden Shears – How And When To Use Shears In The Garden
Knowing when to use shears depends on the type you have and the task at hand.freestar.queue.push(function() { googletag.display("div-gpt-ad-300x250-ATF-1"); });work much like scissors with curved blades.
Ohio
Willoughby
Tater Totes: DIY fabric pots for potatoes & other plants
You cannot do that with heavy containers of soil or a stack of tires!The Tater Totes can be made as large in diameter as can easily be handled and the landscape fabric can be double layered for additional support.
California
El Segundo
A Quick & Easy Harvest Apron
Altering a pre-made apron is a quick and easy craft with very little sewing and would be a great project for kids with a little help from an adult.I spent some time experimenting with an apron for myself and a few as gifts for friends.
California
El Segundo
Miniature Container Gardens Provide Indoor-Outdoor Fun
I just have to remember to bring them indoors once the temperatures start dropping below 50 degrees at night.Inspect your plants for critters, yard litter, disease, and pests. Fantasy gardens (whereis not as important) are designed to entice fairies,...
California
El Segundo
For the Love of Luffa, or is it Loufah?
The luffa sponges will last a long time if allowed to completely dry out between uses.Of the many practical uses for the sponge, creating luffa soap is one of my favorites. Place the sponge out to dry in the sun for storage, or start using them immediately.If...
California
El Segundo
A Day at Dave\'s Garden
It occured to me that I should probably hire aare in need of reworking. I have too much invested in theThe dogs were all hovering around the bathroom, looking worried, so I went to see what was up.
California
El Segundo
V for Victory - Victory Garden That Is!
The idea was simple.Every person would plant all they could in order to take the pressure off the national food supply. Victory gardens---an idea that was lost to me. They passed out booklets on how to plant the garden, care for the garden, and how to...
California
El Segundo
Community Gardens Different in their own Unique Ways, Part I
Under the guidance of Master Gardener and other volunteers the offenders prepare beds, maintain walkways and plant seeds and plants in the vegetable garden. Produce raised in the community garden is donated to area food pantries to help feed the disadvantaged.
California
El Segundo
The Frugal Gardener: Money Saving Projects and Tips; How to Create a Small Water Garden
This clears the rust dust out of the pits and crannies.Any water proofing material will work as long as it dries well and doesn't leave an oily residue. By placing my kettle where I did, it is shaded after 2PM.
California
El Segundo
Community Gardens Different in their own Unique Ways, Part IV
Every inch of space is utilized...They have dammed up a ditch that carried rain water from the parking lot and created a rice paddy which is very productive. One thing that I found very interesting, I didn't see on tomato plant in these gardens.Rice and...
California
El Segundo
Community Gardens Different in their own Unique Ways, Part III
It stands in the middle of urban Detroit. The first piece of property was taken over for the expansion of a mega casino in downtown Detroit. The classes have been full since they began in 2005.There are over 50 community gardens in the Detroit Metropolitan...
California
El Segundo
Making a zen garden: Your garden is your spa
Patina on a lantern or moss on a rock and weathered wood are examples of koko. The Zen garden needs to be clean, manicured and weed-free. Even numbers go against principle of fukinsei.
California
El Segundo
Community Gardens Different in their own Unique Ways, Part II
The garden is used by students for research as well as local residents to grow organic vegetables and flowers.Welcome to the Uof M Dearborn Organic Community Garden.Recycled good are used throughout the garden as witnessed by sunflowers in clay drain...
California
El Segundo
Container Gardening to The max
It has had an interesting life so far. We have even filled it with cold well water one really hot summer and used it as a "poor mans" pool. Later I wandered out to take another look at it and discovered Mom had taken advantage of the hollowness and planted...
California
El Segundo
Promises, Promises: My Gardening Resolutions
If only I had room in my garage for such a setup, but alas, now we're getting into my non-gardening list of resolutions...3. Yes, fellow gardeners, this year will be the year I get my act together.
California
El Segundo
The Frugal Gardener: Money Saving Projects and Tips; How to Make a Planter From an Old Chair
I purchased it and two others for $1 each and I'm sure that most of the people who observed me loading them into my car were quite puzzled at what I could want with them. The air tool made quick work of the task, but several good tugs on the rusty cross...
California
El Segundo
Unorthodox Gardening Methods
You can usually find seed potatoes at most full service garden centers, feed stores or farmers' co-ops. If you go to the rear of many stores near the trash dumpsters you will often find stacks of pallets that the store owners are more than happy to give...
California
El Segundo
Missouri Botanical Garden: Garden Structure
It was late morning and the sunlight took away the color of the palm and made this shot look like a black and white photo. During my visit today with my good friend Beth, I decided to focus on garden structures and art.
California
El Segundo
Use cattle panels to build an arched trellis & hoop house
Every site and situation will be different. I like Kentucky Wonder green beans which require a taller trellis than I care to climb. Have a great garden season! This meant digging out a little more in some places, or shimming with bricks in others.The...
California
El Segundo
Sun Clocks: Interesting TIME In Your Garden!
Sun clocks, or sundials, can be found all over the world. The more simplistic traditional sundials sold in garden centers do not tell time all that well (to me), but serve as a decorative reminder of a bygone era.I spent weeks searching through math-ladden...
California
El Segundo
Garden Resolutions: Next Year I Shall...
Johnny's Selected Seeds claimedseeds came from Swallowtail. When composing next year's resolutions, it behooves one to remember the Rule. I got fabulous seeds though.Just looking at the packets makes me smile.
California
El Segundo
Garden Bling Bling - Garden Art
This might be a stove, fridge, sink, toilet, heater, scrap lumber, or bathtub. When you are out and about, you will find these things and you will want to take them home and plant in them.You might even have a burning passion to build a whole little kitchen...
California
El Segundo
Cantigny Gardens
The Four Seasons garden also changes with the seasons, as symbolized by the statues of the Seasons in the niches of the black iron fence.Here are a few of the flowers featured in the formal garden beds in mid-July.The path leading from the upper formal...
California
El Segundo
Wit and Wisdom: Gardening Commentary Through the Ages
Please scroll down to the form below. By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.--Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) They are also often used to support, oppose or present an entirely different view of a situation in a humorous light or pridefully...
California
El Segundo
A No-Wa-Wa Fountain for Your Garden
If you'd like to duplicate my terra cotta fountain, here are the items you'll need and where to find them:The terra cotta fountain I used is a fairly popular one, so you might find it at one of the larger garden centers or big-box stores.
California
El Segundo
Spring Poems
That doesn't stop the birds from singing and the grass from greening, or me from putting it all into words. Late in the season, I begin to feel a part of it all, down to the very small.: "March 1" "Equinox" "April Fool's Song" "Spring Ahead" "A thousand...
California
El Segundo
St. Fiacre, Patron Saint of Gardeners
The monastery grew fruits and vegetables to feed the hungry and cultivated herbs and flowers to use in healing the sick. Exclusion of women, however, was the rule rather than the exception in monasteries of the time.As word of Fiacre's miracle spread,...
California
El Segundo
Spring Cleaning in the Garden
There will be plenty of new seedlings to replace them though. Spring is here. Take your time, stop occasionally and breathe in the fresh clean air, enjoy the feeling of the sun's warmth on your face.
California
El Segundo
Onions and Potatoes Grown in a Small Garden
I worked very hard and managed to have a good onion harvest. They just sold the house and rented the land to other people living there, to use it for growing cereals or whatever they would want to grow.
California
El Segundo