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Pollinators, such as bees, birds and other insects are essential partners for farmers and and help produce much of our food supply. More than three-fourths of the world's flowering plants rely on pollinators to reproduce, meaning pollinators help produce one out of every three bites of food we eat. We can all do some little thing to help their declining populations. Start small, plant a native flowering plant in a pot or a eve some flowering annuals in a window box.

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25 HERBS AND VEGGIES TO GROW IN PLASTIC BOTTLES  Choose bigger plastic bottles to grow radish. There are different varieties of reddish to grow. Select variety who produce small radish. Sow seeds of radish in good potting mix. A bigger plastic bottle (6 inches deep) is necessary for good growth of fruit. They are sun-loving plants, but you can grow them inside over the window.

25 HERBS AND VEGGIES TO GROW IN PLASTIC BOTTLES

25 HERBS AND VEGGIES TO GROW IN PLASTIC BOTTLES Choose bigger plastic bottles to grow radish. There are different varieties of reddish to grow. Select variety who produce small radish. Sow seeds of radish in good potting mix. A bigger plastic bottle (6 inches deep) is necessary for good growth of fruit. They are sun-loving plants, but you can grow them inside over the window.

Garden hedges provide more than just structure and privacy – they can also reward you with edible fruits and leaves. Consider these varieties of fast growing fruit bearing hedge trees, and other fragrant hedging plants for the ultimate edible hedge!

10 fast growing edible hedge plants

Garden hedges provide more than just structure and privacy – they can also reward you with edible fruits and leaves. Consider these varieties of fast growing fruit bearing hedge trees, and other fragrant hedging plants for the ultimate edible hedge!

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Companion planting flowers to deter garden pests – flower blog – Famous Last Words

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Our perennial garden has at least 3 herb plants, and I really should a) positively identify them, and b) start using them! I know for sure we have chives. But I think we also have sage (or tarragon), possibly thyme, probably rosemary and maybe even some mint.:

Here are the common culinary herbs

Our perennial garden has at least 3 herb plants, and I really should a) positively identify them, and b) start using them! I know for sure we have chives. But I think we also have sage (or tarragon), possibly thyme, probably rosemary and maybe even some mint.:

DIY Backyard Pergola Trellis Ideas To Enhance The Outdoor Life (3)

DIY Backyard Pergola Trellis Ideas to Enhance The Outdoor Life - Onechitecture

DIY Backyard Pergola Trellis Ideas To Enhance The Outdoor Life (3)

Heidi Bertish on Instagram: “Garden recce for @houseandgardensa this morning revealed a beautiful winter garden in Cape Town. Winter is a telling- and often unforgiving…”

41 Likes, 1 Comments - Heidi Bertish (@heidibertish) on Instagram: “Garden recce for @houseandgardensa this morning revealed a beautiful winter garden in Cape Town.…”

Rosemary hedge used as backdrop to timber decking. Botanical gardens, Isle of Wight.

Rosemary hedge used as backdrop to timber decking. Botanical gardens, Isle of Wight.

From Pinterest site of Dara Inman

From Pinterest site of Dara Inman

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De taak van een tuinarchitect is vaak tweevoudig. Enerzijds is het de bedoeling dat hij als vormgever een meerwaarde toevoegt aan de ruimte. Anderzijds is hij ook altijd een beetje een psycholoog. Het is zijn taak om een oase van rust te creëren. Een tuin moet men zien als een verlenging van de woning. Daarom is het noodzakelijk dat de tuin en de woning één geheel vormen. Bij het tuinontwerp wordt dan ook steeds rekening gehouden met de stijl en de indeling van de woning. Tevens moet het de…

A handy list of plants that attract pollinators! (butterflies, bees…

Serving Champaign, Ford, Iroquois and Vermilion Counties

A handy list of plants that attract pollinators! (butterflies, bees…

Here are some of the many varieties of flowering plants that bees love. It’s…

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Here are some of the many varieties of flowering plants that bees love. It’s…

Perennials for a mouthwatering butterfly garden

Butterfly Garden Plants - Garden Design

Discover eight perennial plant combinations that will attract butterflies and other pollinators to your garden. Butterfly-friendly plants include salvia, agastache, monarda, coneflower and milkweed.

Beekeeping is a growing trend among the green community that can help our vegetables, flowers and other garden plants thrive.  TheDailyGreen.com

Beekeeping 101: Supplies, Plans and How To

Beekeeping is a growing trend among the green community that can help our vegetables, flowers and other garden plants thrive. TheDailyGreen.com

Bioclimatic Prototype of a Host and Nectar Garden Building  / HUSOS

Bioclimatic Prototype of a Host and Nectar Garden Building / HUSOS

Completed in 2012 in Cali, Colombia. Images by Taller Croquis, Javier García, Manuel Salinas. ...and actions to promote non-anthropocentric gardening initiatives This project has been underway for a decade and has involved the design and...

Encouraging the bees in Melbourne CBD

Encouraging the bees in Melbourne CBD