A short-lived perennial that rarely endures beyond four or five years, cardinal flower readily reseeds, so if situated in the right spot in your garden it should ensure a steady supply of
4 days ago
There is many plants that attract hummingbirds and butterflies....russian sage, bee balm,
lilacs, petunias (I get hummers at my hanging basket every year), trumpet vine, salvia, honeysuckle, sedum, speedwell, delphinium and butterfly bushes (buddleia) to name a few. I am disappointed that the article did not mention anything except cardinal flowers.
I needed to cover up a shameful space in my backyard. And, provide another area for seating. I wanted it to be cheap, easy and fast. This method of building a deck was perfect! The only tool needed was a drill.
on May 17, 2013
You could use RR ties as the supports in the middle too if you have them or can get them
cheap. Tammy- garden snakes are good for the garden and helps keep mice away that can get into your house.
It is not hard to make a bench from an old bed head & foot board. Finding the right one to make it something special is the problem. For instructions on making one go to my blog http://pjhdesignsoneofakind.blogspot.com