DIY mini zen garden with succulent. How to: Select a container from your local garden centre, home decor or craft store (glass looks fantastic also). Get white, fine sand (try terrarium or aquarium sand from your local pet store) and select a small succulent or cactus. Fill the container 3/4 with the sand, add your plant, leaving it in it's container, then top up with sand so it covers the lip of the plant container. Give it a gentle shake to even out the sand surface then grab a pen or h...
With every new growing season comes the need for outdoor planters… and we’ve rounded up some unique planter tutorials for every gardener, whether you want a traditional window box, or an up-cycled art piece
Pails and Buckets. Plastic, metal or wooden buckets are ideal for displaying all kinds of flowering and foliage favorites. Smaller pails are perfect for individual plants; bigger buckets are great for large single plants or colorful combinations.
Kick the winter blues by planting colorful pansies in a cute boot. Click through for step-by-step instructions! Love this darling idea of planting in outgrown children's boots!
How to: Grow a Year-Round Salad Garden
How to: Grow a Salad Garden in a 2' x 2' box. Experiment: how many of these would I need to feed myself? Note: if making more than one, leave out the carrots and radishes. Replace some chard with kale. Add green onions.