no weeds for two years!! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.  It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

Put newspaper over the dirt pages thick & then cover it with mulch. The newspaper will prevent any grass & weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass & weed seeds that had been pres

Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun  normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall  24 wide. This drought-tolerant  hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage

Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage flower

Indoor Tulips . . . Step 1 - Fill a glass container about 1/3 of the way with glass marbles or decorative rocks. Clear glass will enable you to watch the roots develop . . . Step 2 - Set the tulip bulb on top of the marbles or stones

Indoor Tulips - Fill glass container about with glass marbles or decorative rocks. Set tulip bulb on top of marbles or stones; pointed end up, add more marbles or rocks; so bulb is surrounded but not covered. Pour fresh water into the container.

Clever! I must try a few more of these, bringing in my tender succulents 32 reasons succulents are the best plants ever.

32 Reasons Succulents Are The Best Plants Ever

I must try a few more of these, bringing in my tender succulents 32 reasons succulents are the best plants ever. I LOVE SUCCULENTs!

Love this idea!

Great way to decorate an old tree stump.and I have an old tree trunk I refuse to give up on and loads of plant pots.

Pine cones as mulch, keep dogs out of the flower beds - interesting

Décorations originales dans le jardin

Pine Cone Mulch - an attractive border and maybe a practical way to keep dogs and cats out of your garden beds. As they breakdown, they will add nutrients to your garden too. Pine cones also look great as a decorative mulch for container gardens.

I will be doing this very soon. Year round indoor tulips! Great to show kids growing process!

How to Force Tulip Bulbs in Water

Forcing tulips in water is a fun, easy, and a unique way to grow tulips that most people have not seen before. Showing the natural beauty of the bulb is a pure, modern, and minimalist approach to floral design.

Garden tunnel, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland, England  There was a bigger version of this outside of the poison garden, so pretty.

Garden tunnel, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland, England - A tunnel in the back yard! This would be fun! Be sure to check out the Poison Garden

DIY lanterns lex - if you do a beach wedding we can borrow their sand haha.... If you want the candles, this may work without the wind blowing them out.... Maybe :)

Message In A Bottle

Love the idea of illuminating a backyard with mason jar candle holders hanging from trees - cute to light the way for the long outdoor reception

Rainbow Carrot Mix - six crazy colors, 250 heirloom seeds, spring garden, fun for kids, non GMO

Rainbow Carrot Mix - seven fancy heirlooms, 350 seeds, spring garden, fun for kids, non GMO, crazy colors

cute potting idea

40 Ideas to Dress Up Terra Cotta Flower Pots – DIY Planter Crafts diyhomesweethome. 40 different ways to decorate terracotta flower pots this summer!

I could totally see this in the back corner of my yard.  Wolfgang builds great rock walls and this is right up his ally.  I could see it happening...

Outdoor bench made of stone: Make these around a fire-pit with banked tier gardens behind them. and steps leading down.

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