How To Use Cinnamon In Your Garden

How To Use Cinnamon In Your Garden
Cinnamon can be used to help root cuttings, to prevent fungus from killing small seedlings and even for keeping pests away from your home. If you have a problem with ants in your home or greenhouse, cinnamon is a good deterrent. Ants don’t like to walk where cinnamon powder lays, so summer ant problems will... 
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How To Save Lily Bulbs In The Winter

How To Save Lily Bulbs In The Winter
Container grown lilies are simple to save until the next bloom period. Cut off spent flowers and allow the greenery to die back. Diminish watering as the plant begins to go dormant. Once all the foliage has died back, dig up the bulbs and separate any that have split into offsets. Offsets are new bulbs... 
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DIY Vertical Herb Garden Construction From Wood

DIY Vertical Herb Garden Construction From Wood
If you’ve decided to build a real vertical herb garden, then this tutorial may be of use for you. Start by lining up six of the 1x6x6s. Measure the width of the 6 boards together and cut a 1×4 down to the right size to create the back of the garden. Repeat the process at... 
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How To Make A Garden Fountain Out Of Anything

How To Make A Garden Fountain Out Of Anything
A fountain is an amazingly relaxing piece for any kind of outdoor, and we’ve already shared some ideas. Today I’d like to show you one more tutorial perfect for any garden. You’ll need 1/2 inch copper pipe, a waterproof basin, stones, small rocks & drainage gravel, ½-inch-by-½-inch compression female adapter, ½-inch ball valve, a screen,... 
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4 Ways To Use A Cold Frame In Your Garden

4 Ways To Use A Cold Frame In Your Garden
A cold frame is a simple structure that utilizes solar energy and insulation to create a microclimate within your garden. Here are some ways to use a cold frame in your garden. Overwintering dormant plants. If you love to use tender or tropical plants in your garden but don’t know what to do with them... 
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How To Make Your Fruit Trees Bear Fruit

How To Make Your Fruit Trees Bear Fruit
Many people get frustrated when the fruit trees they plant in their gardens seem to take forever to bear fruit. It can take years for a fruit tree to become established enough to produce flowers, let alone fruit and it can take even longer for the tree to support a true crop. Before you give... 
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DIY Swedish-Inspired Brass Ring And Candle Wreath

DIY Swedish-Inspired Brass Ring And Candle Wreath
This Scandinavian-inspired wreath is amazing for Christmas and just winter decor. You’ll need a brass ring, candle clips, and mini candles – the brass hoop adds modern styling, and the eucalyptus smells ridiculously good! To make the wreath, you’ll simply wire eucalyptus sprigs to the brass hoop with floral wire, clip on the candle, and... 
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