Thoughts about our garden. “We desire,” the Emporer dictated, “that in the garden there should be all kinds of plants.” Charlemagne the Great I do a lot of writing about gardens, but our own personal garden has never been the subject of this blog. Our garden is always a backdrop to my thinking about gardens and gardening—a sort of character in my story whose face is never revealed. There are many reasons for this: first, our garden is just in the process of being established; I’m a terrible…
Vertical Gardening: Teepee Trellis
I learned in the 1980s when I first started vegetable gardening in small spaces that it was absolutely necessary to grow some vegetables on trellises, and I learned last year when I grew my first i…
The Lost Art of Lashing
As a Boy Scout, I learned many things. Some I still find useful today, such as first aid, basic knots, and how to start a fire. Some, not so much–how to make a hobo stove out of a tin can, for instance. One skill that I found fascinating, although I was horrible at it, was lashing, the art of securing two things together. It truly is an art, and when done correctly, you can create almost anything.
34 Creative DIY for Garden Projects You’ll Want to Save
Our blog found some interesting and creative DIY for garden ideas to inspire you into getting exactly what you want for that great ambiance you want for your yard.
Easy and Inexpensive Ideas for Outdoor Rooms
See how you can easily make your backyard look amazing on a budget. These budget-friendly ideas will make your backyard space look inviting and cozy. Enjoy being outside with these stylish and trendy outdoor room ideas.
Unconventional Wisdom: 8 Revolutionary Ideas for Your Garden from Thomas Rainer - Gardenista
When you meet landscape architect Thomas Rainer he comes across as a pleasant, mild mannered fellow... not at all the type to be traveling around the world
10 No Fail Drought Tolerant Perennials for Low Water Gardens • The Garden Glove
If you live in drought stricken or prone areas, it's a must. While I love a gorgeous hydrangea, and roses are amazing, there are plenty of flowering plants that don't suck down our water resources. These ten no fail perennials for low water gardens fit the bill, check them out!
Dahlienliebe - entdecken Sie im Gartenzaubershop die schönsten Sorten
Kaum eine Pflanzengattung begeistert mit so einer großen Vielfalt an Blütenformen, -farben und - größen, wie die Dahlie. Die Schönsten haben wir für …
Muhlenbergia Pink Muhly Grass
Durable and versatile Pink Muhly Grass is ready for anything Nature throws at it while presenting a stellar show of pink cloudlike blooms to brighten your autumn lawn!