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86 fairy garden Ideabooks
Something a Little Different: Fairy Houses
"through a fairy house neighborhood (what my grandfather always called "the deep, dark... them. Fairy houses started as a tradition on the islands of Maine, but their popularity... Stackhouse, fairies are in, witches are yesterday's news, and werewolves are out until... discovered fairy houses on Monhegan Is., Maine in the 1970s. The Botanical Gardens in... when the fairies actually sleep in the fairy houses you can tell if the king and Queen..."
Visit a Victorian Fairy-Tale Retreat in the Woods
Live a Fairy Tale in a Getaway Castle Tower
Let down your hair or just savor the idyllic views. In these 5 remodeled European towers, how the story goes is up to you
Houzz Tour: Fairy Tale Gatehouse in Minnesota
This cozy cottage in Minnesota blends fine antiques with reclaimed materials from bridge pilings, city streets and Midwestern barns
Great Design Plant: Autumn Snakeroot
Venture fearlessly into the dark with this striking almost-black plant that brings a dramatic mood to the garden
"for the garden. While black plants may seem to go against every natural grain, there’s... in the garden. I've found its best use is in the woodland border where it can get... cohosh, fairy candlesUSDA zones: 3 to 9 (find your zone)Water requirement: Regular;... preconceived garden use or design style, yet can make a strong, sophisticated and individual... woodland garden, a nod to the "new perennials" movement. It would, however, be foolish..."
Great Design Plant: Japanese Blood Grass
"in my garden at all. Gardeners farther south see blood grass as a weed, because... erant gardening. I was thing of using this outside of a bathroom window facing this... mild-climate garden. Give it a try, but if you’re a Southern gardener, keep close watch... water garden for a shot of color from both the planting and the reflection it creates... spring bulb fairy circle. Plant blood grass in a circle within a planting of other low..."
Great Design Plant: Retreat to the Shade of Hardy Catalpa
Big foliage and a towering height provide a shady respite in summer, but that's not all hardy catalpa offers dedicated gardeners
"and if fairies sleep deep within flowers then there must be hundreds of fairies sleeping... of my gardening books it is classified as a nuisance. Maeder2348: Thank you for... mulch my gardens. The earthworms turn them into beautiful soil over the Winter months... watering my garden and realized that my catalpa is in the center of a perennial bed. That... in my gardens for the worms to take care of during the Winter. The pods have never..."
Great Native Plant: Angelita Daisy
Want a pretty perennial that can handle high and low temps with little fuss? Versatile angelita daisy is your workhorse
"in the garden. Blooms appear throughout the year in low desert regions, with most... of Baja fairy duster (Calliandra californica, zones 9 to 11).Need a yellow-flowering... container garden? Angelita daisies do great in pots and are equally at home by a swimming... almost any garden...."
Double Take: Disney-Inspired Details Animate a Pennsylvania Home
Great Design Plant: Glossy Abelia for Year-Round Beauty
Fragrant flowers, burgundy foliage and hummingbird allure. Deer shun this shrub, but it's a 5-star performer you'll love
"every garden. Its glossy foliage reflects light so that on a sunny day the shrub... sprinkled with fairy dust. But the leaves are only part of its appeal. Fragrant flowers cover... of the garden maintenance companies around here have unskilled workers and this shrub... their garden. Thanks for your kind words Pamela. I'm thrilled to know it performs... (clay) garden, I read Houzz to get ideas and as it is the time for planting trees..."
Great Lakes Gardener's December Checklist
Learn the dangers — and benefits! — of snow in the garden, and how to decorate for the best look and the least damage
"in the garden, and how to decorate for the best look and the least damage... time gardening. But the winter garden provides inspiration for holiday decorating... Lakes gardeners are almost too busy this month with holiday activities to spend time... while gardening outdoors has generally ceased, there are some important tasks to... can take gardening indoors for our horticultural fix.... Container Gardens for the Holidays and Beyond Winter comes to the garden. December 1..."
Southwest Gardener's March Checklist
Dust off your gardening tools and get busy pruning to help your trees and plants reach their full potential
"off your gardening tools and get busy pruning to help your trees and plants reach their... Soon gardens will be awash in varying shades of green with brightly colored blooms... vines. Gardeners in higher elevations can get an early start on vegetable gardening... Desert gardeners should check their irrigation system for any leaks, broken sprinkler... vegetable garden.. thanks. So much helpful information!... to your garden.Tell us: How are you preparing your Southwest garden for spring?..."
Great Native Plant: Pasque Flower
Get ahead with this early-blooming perennial, which has an unusual feature you've got to feel for yourself
"wrap a fairy in" ~Shakespeare Wow!! they look so beautiful...The colour is soothing... in the garden to try and get good shots of mine but not got the perfect one yet! Le... Fellow gardener - I have been trying all week to get a good picture of my Sparaxis... in her garden. they are in three colours, beautiful. sorry meant to say she lives... flowers and gardening, how they take us to places in our lives like Star Trey transporting..."
Whimsy in the Garden...This ain't your Mama's Flower Bed!
"in the garden! Here's 12 fabulous ways to add a bit of whimsy to your garden:... into a garden. Like an enchanting forest full of fairies. When you fill a garden with... whimsical garden ideas. At the moment my only element of whimsy in my garden is a rooster... started a fairy garden and she loves to add rocks, shells, and other whimisical things... little garden in a cond town bugalow. My husband is ill so he cannot do to much,It..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Garden Gnomes
These decorative little German characters are popular again. Share a photo of yours, and it might appear in a featured ideabook
"inhabiting gardens for years, sitting on toadstools, pulling carts, sometimes even creating... movies from fairy tales to the Harry Potter series. One of my personal favorites is their... in your garden or inside your home? If so, please post a picture in the Comments section... grandparents garden, my parents garden, and now resides in my garden in Pleasanton, CA... is her garden muse. here is our gnome- he goes to our garden shows and keeps an eye..."