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Kate Jackson Design
6 Reviews
Weekapaug
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(Adiantum) - softly textured pretty foliage; keep moist; not easy to care for beginners and the forgetful; use a self-watering pot; brightly-lit spot clear of
Maidenhair Fern While it is not the easiest houseplant for beginners to master, maidenhair fern (Adiantum) can be a wonderful addition to a
much water as it needs. You just need to remember to fill the reservoir. Tips: Apply diluted liquid organic fertilizer regularly. Do not allow the soil
7. Maidenhair FernWhile they are not the easiest house plants for beginners to master, the Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum) can be a wonderful addition to
7. Maidenhair FernWhile it is not the easiest houseplant for beginners to master, maidenhair fern (Adiantum) can be a wonderful addition to a
“The chair” — Crystal Parrish Bailey
Shepherd Stoneworks
Raised Stone Garden Beds
Ideabooks26,168
Questions5
back yard has septic tank/large leaching field, so limited space for veg garden. If I make these elegant raised beds I'd still need to line them with something
probably need around 100 square metres of garden beds. However, that might be too much for beginner gardeners. Three to four small beds will be plenty of
4. Start a garden journal. If you don't already keep one, consider beginning a dedicated garden journal. Filled with your notes on what you planted and
STEP 2: Work out how big the beds should beTheir size obviously depends on the available space in your garden, but if you
have had their fill? Ample Harvest, a nonprofit organization, helps link gardeners with local food pantries to feed those who are struggling. Check the group's
Great idea for the slope in the garden
“Could use old stone from front terracing to built one of these?” — tammynov64
Doyle Herman Design Associates
5 Reviews
Traditional
Ideabooks3,199
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future garden...Gardening tips...Love this garden...Vegetable garden...dream garden...Garden plus a gardener...Garden Design...elegant garden....Huge garden!!!...formal garden...garden good...the ultimate garden...My garden area...vegi garden instead of hedge
“Vegetable garden” — ebveenis
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Elegance in Design
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Did you use 4x4 and 1x's for building this? Is that a wire in the same area you have the garden tools
I've all but given up on such a garden because of the deer. Is this structure tall enough and strong enough to
You must have built a beautiful entry for this garden. Any way we could see more pictures?
We constructed the base of the garden out of 21A gravel and put the decorative
I like the way this makes the garden look classy.
Thank you for the compliment on the garden! After a search through our archives, this
This garden is unbelievably gorgeous. I see it is in a wooded environment. Curious if the fence helps to deter the critters! Would love to adapt this
This is beautiful. I have been trying to come up with a garden plan to fit my needs, this is perfect. I especially love that it isn't
“Fence” — bapoo
The Brickman Group, Ltd.
1 Review
Potager Garden
Ideabooks41,096
Questions5
A traditional garden in the French style that contains fruits, berries, herbs, cutting, and vegetable garden.
What do you use or plant to control pest in this beautiful garden
wide are garden beds themselves? And how much did the brick cost you?
being a French student, Marie... this reminds me of the Villandry gardens... check
I hope you'll all forgive a small, uninvited tip: native soil is great IF its great. Horse manure can be full of weed seeds and very "hot" (look it up)
A very clean design for a vegetable garden for front of the house!
8. Plant a family garden. Gardens are great for families. They're fantastic ways to teach children about
typically purchase from the grocery store will save you money and fuel. Plus, a garden will give you an opportunity to experiment with composting — an excellent
How do you water this garden?
“Brick walks.” — lmcclintock
Lenkin Design Inc: Landscape and Garden Design
8 Reviews
Mist Garden - 'Heaven'
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Unfortunately we can't recall...possibly picked up at a garden shop in the UK. They are properly called, "gazing balls" and they come
Mist making hoses and attachments can be found in garden centers
well-stocked home and garden stores. Could we do this on our back patio?
sources. Additionally, they do double duty to cool the garden on balmy days.
Enjoy a mist garden. The feeling of a fine, cool mist on a hot day is marvelous. Find a shady spot in your garden or on your covered patio
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Misters in this garden soften the stone walls that define part of the outdoor space. The fine fog seems appropriate with these walls, as well as the vegetation
Enjoy a mist garden. The feeling of
“mystical quality” — Rhonda Grapes
ROOMS & BLOOMS
4 Reviews
Windy Brae
Ideabooks110K
Questions11
another part of the garden. When decorating your outdoor space many of the same rules apply as with inside the home. Just think of your garden as a room without
year old house. The other is also used as a gate on the other side of the garden. The doors have been finished with marine grade exterior paint.
seen. The door is now surrounded by the hedge which leads to a woodland garden. Cheers, Rick
what makes you happy when you sit in the space! My own yard is a woodland garden, therefore I leave most, if not all wood surfaces in a natural state so
explore. This simple garden fence and doorway are picture perfect.
Garden gate. Instead of the box-framed fence door, consider reusing an old door to create a charming entry for your garden. Add a wire
“fence” — Landscape Designer
The Brickman Group, Ltd.
1 Review
Potager Garden
Ideabooks18,240
Questions5
A traditional garden in the French style that contains fruits, berries, herbs, cutting, and vegetable garden.
s easy passthrough with garden carts and people. However, the purpose of the pathways is to mitgate compaction of the garden soil, so a pathway could
This is one of my fovorite bricks to use in garden space and is called Belcrest 560 by The Belden Brick Company. You can find
I think those are mini trellises...try gardening catalogs(google).
Arched, curved brick walkways around garden, vegetable beds with wrought iron
A closer look at the garden reveals curved pathways between the garden beds. From a distance, the individual beds blend into
COOK’S GARDEN AT A GLANCEYou’ll love it if… You enjoy growing edible plants but like your garden well designed, with a little definition
“Brick walks.” — lmcclintock
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