Making cement leaves for your garden is a fun easy project. Cement leaves can be used as birdbaths, garden art, or stepping stones. This video instruction uses Portland Cement. I have had really good results using Vinyl Patch Cement, it has a little bit finer texture. Gather some friends an make it a garden party. Enjoy.
by Bruce A. Tucker photo credit: anolobb It is Monday morning and it is raining cats and dogs. You think to yourself that the buckets of water that are falling out of the sky are a good thing. Good because your vegetable garden really does need a good watering. So you grab your hot cup [...]
by Seb Brown In this article I will explain in a step by step process how you can build a beautiful and practical hypertufa trough for your garden or patio. Hypertufa troughs are very plant friendly containers to use. This is due to there having porous walls which act as a reservoir between watering and [...]
Everything coexists in nature and there is a balance in the eco system. Plants, vegetation and animals of a particular place play an important role in maintaining this balance. They are connected and dependent upon one another in the food chain. Humans and animals keep a control on the growth and spread of the plants. [...]
Keeping critters out of the garden is a timeless struggle between the Gardener and Nature’s creatures. Rabbits, Deer, Chipmunks, Squirrels, Gophers, Moles, Voles and Ground Hogs are probably our biggest challenge in the vegetable and flower garden world. Following are a few easy tips on how to get rid of garden critters: There are all [...]