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    Just Trucking Along

    Just Trucking Along

    Planting season is just trucking along.  Plastic dump trucks add another splash of color to a concrete patio.

    Until next time friends.  Take Care!

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    Vivid Tea Kettle

    If you can find a vivid tea kettle with a handle they look mighty sweet hanging on garden posts, decks, and fences. Plant flowers of the opposite side of the color wheel as the teapot's color. This makes a BOLD visual statement in a flower garden.

    Vivid Tea Kettle

    If you can find a vivid tea kettle with a handle they look mighty sweet hanging on garden posts, decks, and fences. Plant flowers of the opposite side of the color wheel as the teapot’s color.  This makes a BOLD visual statement in a flower garden.

    Until next time friends.  Take Care!

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    Recycled Hanging Herb Basket

    Recycled hanging herb basket - use an old produce hanging basket to grow herbs in.

    Recycled Hanging Herb Basket

    A useful way to reuse an old fruit basket. Make an outdoor recycled hanging herb basket. You can plant a variety of herbs within the baskets on your patio. Stepping out to collect fresh herbs to add to your dishes.

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    Recycle a hanging fruit basket to plant up a productive herb garden.

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    Oh, Husband. I Need Your Jeans

    Oh Husband I Need Your Jeans Recycling Jeans in the Garden as Planter

    Oh Husband I Need Your Jeans

    When your husbands work jeans have seen better days – give them a new use for a season. Oh husband I need your jeans for a project.

    Directions

    • Stuff the legs of the jean pants with plastic grocery bags.
    • Stick plant containers into the waistband (two are shown).

    Yep That’s It

    Couldn’t get any easier…but it is so stinkin’ cute. Be prepared for plenty of compliments.

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    Garden Bicycle Planter

    Garden Bicycle Planter

    Garden Bicycle

    Garden bicycle with planted baskets on an old bike, Paint a wooden sign and wire it to the frame for visual interest.

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    Hollowed Out Log Planter

    Hollowed Out Log Planter

    Hollowed Out Log Planter

    Have an old log laying around your yard?  They make wonderful planters when you hollow them out and add little knobby pieces of old paving bricks as legs to hold them steady.

    Cap off the ends with roughly cut and measured wood pieces.

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    Go Big or Go Home Wheelbarrow Planter

    Go Big or Go Home Wheelbarrow Planter

    Go Big or Go Home Wheelbarrow Planter

    Purchase the largest geraniums that you can find and mix them with trailing ivy to fill an entire wheelbarrow for a grand entrance – it is the go big or go home wheelbarrow planter.

    Until next time friends.  Take Care!

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