Who Needs Flowers To Create a Beautiful Planter?
This planter needed some light for the dark corner area. So instead of planting flowers, we planted this dark metal planter with lime green potato vine, variegated ivy and some nasturtiums. I know that the nasturtiums will eventually bloom, but that's not the focus of adding them.
This tutorial is created for beginners curious about building stone retaining walls, 3 feet in elevation or much shorter, utilizing a dry-walling or "dry-stack" method. Various other products that could be used for such a job include landscape hardwoods or restored railroad ties, concrete, as well as landscaping block (such as you commonly see in your home renovation stores). But the step-by-step instructions supplied below are meant specifically for walls developed of rock.
crickets & flower pots
From one of my favorite chapters from Charlotte's Web, I think of it every year as summer is coming to a close and school begins again: The crickets sang in the grasses. They sang the song of summer’s ending, a sad, monotonous song. “Summer is over and gone,” they sang. “Over and gone, over and gone. Summer is dying, dying.” The crickets felt it was their duty to warn everybody that summertime cannot last forever. Even on the most beautiful days in the whole year — the days when summer is…