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How to Build (nice) Planter Boxes Economically

I am building cedar planter boxes for my deck to create an elevated kitchen garden. You can build...

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Do You Know How to Spot Butterfly Eggs?

No, this is not some sort of joke or craft idea for Easter. I’m simply not that clever. I thought it...

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Seed Starting Using Mini-Greenhouses

Don't you hate it when a certain rodent whose name begins with "P" is right? Parts of South Carolina...

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Soil Blocking: Economical & Space Saving Seed Starting

I was recently introduced to a seed starting method that I am using this year. Soil blocking has...

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Design Tip: Give Your Lawn a Shape

Let's talk about lawns. Those sprawling carpets of green that blanket the vast majority of our urban...

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From Office to Garden: Filing Cabinet to Garden Planter

I totally snagged this wonderful project from Carole in Australia who posted her version last week....

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Design Tip: Repeat Distinctive Shapes

Design tip: Let the existing home and its features guide you in choosing a distinctive shape to...

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Mexican Bean Beetle

Is there something eating on your beans?

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Got Sun? Get Perennials!

Got some sunshine in your yard? Get some perennials! Now is the time to be planning and preparing...

4 ways you can help the pollinators, flowers, gardening, landscape

4 Ways YOU Can Help the Pollinators

It’s a shocker to learn that the little annoying insect that keeps buzzing around your head may be...

Julie @ Southern Wild Design
Julie @ Southern Wild Design