Browsing Tag

flowers

  • Build-It-Yourself: Wood Patio Planter

    Our planter box (above) didn’t come out quite as nice as we had hoped but next time we’ll be sure to follow these great instructions from Danny Lipford for building a…

  • How to Hang a Window Box

    If you like the idea of fresh flowers, plants and herbs, yet the idea of maintaining a large garden makes your green thumb cower in fright, try maintaining a smaller plot…

  • Time to Get Growing

    Spring has sprung and that means its time to get started on your garden – that’s if you haven’t already started putting your green thumb to use. One of the best…

  • Silk Flowers You Must Pinch to Believe

    I admit I’ve pinched a few stems in my day. Are they real? Are they fake? And I’ve even had the debate with myself over whether fake flowers are an accepted…

  • The Best Plants for Your Window Box

    On the subject of flowers, the Manhattan Users Guide has answered the question of “What can I plant in my window box?” We’ve always been partial to Zinnias and Impatiens but…

  • Safe Gardens for Kids

    Here are some great suggestions for planning a child safe garden that maximizes outdoor fun but protects both your children and your foliage.…