• Planting Containers

    Roasting Pan Flower Container

    Roasting Pan Repurposed Garden Flower Planter

    Roasting Pan Flower Container

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    A roasting pan flower container found from a tag sale makes the most interesting planting choice.  The lid placed behind the pan makes the greens pop.

  • Dividing and Plant Care/ Flower Gardens and Pots

    Care For Houseplants When On Vacation

    How To Care For Houseplants When You Go On Vacation

    How To Care For Houseplants When You Go On Vacation

    How do you care for houseplants when on vacation ? There was a time when I would hire a house and pet sitter for our home. At the time, we had 2 dogs and our children came with us during our travels. Back then, it was easier and less of a headache to just have a house sitter/pet sitter water our plants for us when she was letting out the dogs.

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  • Planting Containers

    Wash Tub Planter

    Wash Tub Planter - Wash day?  Nah, planting day.  The old wash board adds extra visual interest to the wash tub planter. 

    Wash Tub Planter

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    Wash day?  Nah, planting day.  The old wash board adds extra visual interest to the wash tub planter.  Yellow daisies, trailing vines, coleus and brightly colored pansies.  This space has light shade and all the plants are tolerant of shade. If you plant coleus, remember they make excellent and hearty houseplants if you need to take them in for winter.

  • Planting Containers

    Metal Produce Garden Floral

    etal Produce Garden Floral - An old metal produce basket with handles holds a variety of plants.  You can plant a greater variety of flowers and vines.

    Metal Produce Garden Floral

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    An old metal produce basket with handles holds a variety of plants.  You can plant a greater variety of flowers and vines.

    Works well for starting herbs, garlic and other vegetable plants indoors and then transferring the entire basket outdoors for summer and fall.  Excellent addition to patio for an easy access kitchen window garden.