I'm afraid it might have bugs in the dirt.
We moved out to the country 9 years ago and our property is always soaking wet , so the amount of vegetables we get from our gardens is pathetic. I had better luck in... See more
I bought 2 Tomato plants. They are still in original pots. I heard putting marigolds next to them helps ward off the bad bugs. That was about 2 or 3 weeks ago. They ... See more
I want to grow moss on an old China sink. How would I go about it
I plant them in good potting soil, clean the pots and even line them with a trashbag before planting. Yet, by mid summer they plant starts to trun brown from the bas... See more
I want to do a straw bale garden this year. Can I use old baled hay instead of straw?
I have a small patio and would love some fresh new ways to highlight plants in the patio. Any inexpensive containers that are functional would be appreciated.
Hello! friends can help me? I need to use this base to put some plants and don't know how. Any ideas?
Hello! We have an indoor brick planter that I want to do something with! I have already whitewashed the brick and it looks great. But, the top is a dirty looking conc... See more
I am positively mystified! I want to use wine bottles as HORIZONTAL planters for succulents, etc. I have scoured the Web, YouTube, Pintrest, etc. How do people make ... See more
If any of you Arizonians can help a fellow one out, i'd really appreciate it! My husband and I decided to stay another 2 years before moving back to Texas and I REALL... See more
has anyone had experience with the whole painting flower pots with low in the dark paint? just curious as to what they look like in the daylight, discolored at all?
http://eclecticallyvintage.com/2012/05/dress-up-your-plants-with-a-dresser/ Use outdoor paint, line drawers with garbage bags and use bricks in back of drawers so the... See more
Upon returning from a trip abroad, our editor Meredith found her olive tree in despair. Is there any way to revive her olive tree? Has this happened to you? If you ha... See more
I'm desperate for some good advice! I'm looking for some ideas for strong smelling plants that do well in pots. My neighbor's dogs are right on the property line and ... See more
Does anyone know if pallets are pressure treated (which means they contain arsenic) or have toxic chemicals in them? I was thinking of using a pallet for planting her... See more