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Get the Hang of Hanging Flower Baskets
Learn all about container materials, soil and designing a hanging flower arrangement for a bountiful look on your porch or deck
"designing a hanging flower arrangement for a bountiful look on your porch or deck... tips on planting your hanging baskets and keeping them lush and thriving all season... love a hanging basket filled with a profusion of flowers or foliage? This type of... prevents the plant from being pot-bound too quickly. It also saves the amount of watering... cover plant. I have found it a good idea to have a sturdy swivel hook between the..."
Porch Life: 12 Ways to Beautify a Porch With Plants
Abundantly welcoming, plants rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life to porches
"welcoming, plants rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life... so far: plants. From small pots to large urns, hanging plants to terrariums, foliage... using plants and planters. More Porch Life: Wraparound Porches | Sleeping Porches... that hangs from the side wall with ivy in it to cascade down A tri plant holder with... we need plants that don't grab you as you ring the door bell. So I have a planter that..."
6 Unsung Bulbs for Fall Planting
Don't hang up your spade after summer — plant these unusual bulbs in fall for a spectacular spring show
"Don't hang up your spade after summer — plant these unusual bulbs in fall for a... start by planting spectacular bulbs this fall. Some add much-anticipated color to the... location, plant according to package directions, add a light sprinkling of 10-10-10... them, plant them at a distance from where you walk. Just sayin'....... I saw all... lovely. I planted alliums two years ago. The first year they were great...many blooms..."
Smart Plantings Grace a Hillside Garden
Fire-wise and low-water plants create a lush backdrop for bocce playing, swimming and hanging out by the fire
"low-water plants create a lush backdrop for bocce playing, swimming and hanging out by... these plants and need to check on their popularity with deer, turkey, rabbit and... Gorgeous plants and stone work throughout! I loved how it is nestled in the hills like... single plantings — white carpet rose, gaura (Gaura lindheimeri), echeveria (Echeveria... separates the plantings. “I worked with a really good stonemason,” Pedersen says. “A lot..."
Crazy for Colorful Cones: 5 Container Plantings Beyond the Bowl
"vibe with hanging cones overflowing with blooming beauties... Hanging baskets have been a feature of British gardens for generations. Usually planted... planted with an array of summer-flowering annuals and half-hardy perennials, they... Traditional hanging baskets were bowl shaped, but we now find them in a variety shapes... I love hanging baskets! Thanks for the info. And the beautiful photos, too. I always... couple of hanging baskets up all year round. Winter pansies, ivy & early spring bulbs..."
A Contractor's Secrets to Hanging Holiday Decor
Hang a wreath or garland on brick, concrete, Sheetrock or wood the professional way — and avoid the potential pitfalls
"Hang a wreath or garland on brick, concrete, Sheetrock or wood the professional way... permanent, hanging decor on the exterior or interior of your home can be tricky sometimes... you're hanging it makes all the difference. Here are a few of my favorite ways to... to hang things on Sheetrock, wood and brick — without hurting your walls.... picture hanging? Excellent tips! Thank you Clark. As for hanging anything on..."
DIY: How to Make Backyard Hanging Shelves
"potted plants. This simple DIY hanging shelf adds visual interest and color to your... for the plants and tops of the pots to be more visible from a distance. arch. ants... 2-foot-long hanging shelves and mount them on the horizontal brace. Hanging from the brace... r the plants from their temporary plastic pots to the ceramic pots and place the... preparing the hanging portion of this project. Feed the rope through the screw eye and knot..."
Dressing Up the Yard: Deborah Sommers Wall Hangings
"fabric wall hangings that work inside and outside. They add interest without being cheesy... of this hanging, this garden's white wall would be serviceable, but boring. I love... echo the plants in the surrounding garden. This piece is so cool because it's nearly... amidst plants and lighting in the garden. Plus, to me, the shadowy designs on the... interesting hanging in a powder room? I love its verticality - it draws the eye upward..."
Neat Little Project: A Wooden Planter to Hang Anywhere
Dress up a drab wall or window with this planter box you make yourself. Or just set it on a patio for the easiest 'installation' of all
Great Design Plant: Lobelia Siphilitica Keeps Its Cool
Great blue lobelia, a flowering native that prefers moist soil, adds a calming blue hue to the late-summer garden
"butterfly. Planted in drifts and masses, it is a real stunner for the front or middle... love this plant. It also comes in a shorter variety and a trailing one for hanging baskets... tried the hanging variety many times in hanging baskets, but had very little success... want this plant* list. Perhaps my source isn't the best quality.... i love this lobelia... The plants grew quite tall and the burgundy foliage was a great contrast to the..."
Got a Hot, Humid Landscape? Add Tropical Flair With Air Plants
Turn tree trunks and walls into lush canvases with plants adapted to the canopies of the rain forest
"canvases with plants adapted to the canopies of the rain forest... these plants that hail from the tropical rain forest canopy. Air plants have gained... Air plants are unique, because they occupy an ecological niche in the treetops of... Adding air plants to your tree trunks and garden walls will add a layer of lush greenery... moss that hangs from live oak trees (Quercus virginiana) in the U.S. South is an air..."
Bright Plants for Flower Beds That Wow
"bedding plants was expensive — even in Victorian times. Raising plants from seed or... use of plants to provide blocks of intense color in gardens has been with us since... skills. Plantings included pelargoniums, heliotropes, salvias and lobelias. Raising... bring on plants not suited to a northern European climate. Today, showy annual bedding... bedding plants can still be expensive, especially if we want to use them en masse rather..."
Feed the Birds: 6 Plants for Abundant Winter Berries
Be kind to your fair feathered friends during lean food times by planting a shrub or tree loaded with nutritious snacks
"times by planting a shrub or tree loaded with nutritious snacks... these plants has in common is that the fruit hangs on and ripens in the late fall... other plants bare. And these living bird feeders don’t skimp on aesthetics; they... native plant society to see what will work best in your area! Berry plants for winter... native plantings for an indefinite period of time. Formerly one plant that I used... landscape and plant nurseries for any/all shrubs that offer the local fauna food all year..."
Great Design Plant: Joe Pye Weed
This unsung beauty tolerates wet soil, provides beautiful late summer blooms and attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
"design plant because we're more used to seeing it along the highway than in a manicured... one such plant. This native, often overlooked beauty grows up to 7 feet tall, adds showy... over and hang out in your yard.... Great plant! Another great plant is Vitex! Great article. I LOVE Joe Pye weed. I... over and hang out in my yard,". After your great endorsement, who could resist him... great plant. Love the height and the butterflies flock to it. Little Joe is just..."
Bring On the Green: Decorating with Indoor Plants
"snowy) to hang out outside, it's not so difficult to bring the outdoors in with a few... ation/Plants/non_poisonous_plants.aspx I love decorating with plants too! I just... indoor plants, especially simplistic orchids, like in the 3rd pic! They add life... that the plants you get aren't toxic to dogs or cats. Here is a link to a very long... non-toxic plants put together by the animal poison control center . http://www.petf..."