Used old bricks & broke up the larger flagstone that we had in the path previous… - Modern
Used old bricks & broke up the larger flagstone that we had in the path previous... Used old bricks
21 Practical Ways To Use Gabions On The Homestead
There are many ways to use gabions on the homestead as they are a really simple structure to build. An assortment of gabion ideas and projects can be done.
Robinson’s Landscaping and Nursery, Inc. is a family owned business started in 1984 in Boyne City, Michigan. In the spring of 1984 and just out of high school Charles, the owner bought his first plant liners to begin growing nursery stock. Char
From Field and Garden
Wattle fence at Rosheiderhof Open Air Museum In the Trier region, a very old tradition survives to this day. Every year at Mariä Himmelfahrt on August 15 (the feast of the assumption of Mary into heaven), herbs of many kinds are formed into a bouquet or spray. They are brought to the parish church, where they are blessed. For that reason the Feast of Assumption is often called "Krautwischtag" or, literally translated,"herb bunch day." After the blessing, the herbs are brought home to…
Green Bean Chronicles
I began blogging under the name Green Bean Dreams in 2007. I've been happy here. Named after a vegetable, like those I plant, in my yard. Sharing my dreams. Until a friend raised the specter of dream interpretation. It turns out that to dream of green beans conjures up some really bad juju. Who knew? And, while I'm not one to bend to every superstition, I'm also not one to flaunt fate. It was enough to make a girl think of changing her blog name. It was more than bad mojo though. I'm at a…
Path from front door? Jeffrey Bale Pebble Mosaic path. I used broken concrete pieces from county road demo...found small rocks from creeks, went moss collecting in woods and transplanted garden grasses. Herbs work well
Rain, rain come our way
I predicted it several months ago ... after 64 inches of rainfall in 2009, we would wish for rain in 2010. It's April and I really wish it would rain a good inch or two. Even so, it's been a wonderful spring. Azaleas and dogwoods, which are shallow-rooted plants and need consistent moisture, have...