Last year I found out that plant breeders follow fashion to determine colours for their annuals. I was surprised. It’s not the gardening community that was setting the colour trends. So I wondered, how are other gardening trends set? Canada Blooms Pallet Garden by bsq. design www.bsqdesign.com
Raised beds done right. Raised beds are all the rage right now! There are so many great styles out there, but to tell you the truth, I get a bit overwhelmed about where to start. Should you use pressure treated wood, un-pressure treated, 2x10s, 2x10s stacked, 2x8s, bricks, stones, resin...the list goes on and on. We came across this easy and efficient raised bed style (pictured above) when on our nursery tour in Seattle in July. The owners of one of the nurseries lived right there at their…
Start Your Fall And Winter Vegetable Garden - How To Build A Raised Bed Vegetable Garden Box
Just 4 weeks ago after planting starts. Bolt top 4' board first, in place, after setting 8' boards. We used 4 inch timber screws for fast...
Concrete Raised Garden Beds (Easy to build, and fairly cheap)
After years of having a regular garden, and with my wife not wanting to give up more yard I decided to build my first raised beds. But out of what...I wanted a bed high enough so that I could pick...
Propagate Your Shrubs From Softwood Cuttings - FineGardening
By creating favorable conditions, using the right tools, which are actually quite simple, and being patient, you can achieve success with propagating shrubs using softwood cuttings at home.