Monthly Archives: August 2008

Birdhouse Gourds

Gourds can be a fun addition to any garden. I’ve discovered they look pretty cool if you stain them: 1.) Wait till the gourd is fully grown, pick it, and hang it up to dry for a few weeks. 2.) … Continue reading

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Davie’s Barn

Barn Building ! I gained some great first hand construction experience buy helping contruct this beauty of a barn. Davie built the barn for Sandy, my sister.

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Easy to grow…. Herbs

In my first year growing plants from seeds, I figured I would try my hand at growing some herbs. I found an old tractor tire, and placed it on its side next to my walkway. I filled the base of … Continue reading

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Edible Flowers ?

If your out to add some color to a salad, try adding some Nasturtium Flowers, which are edible. The plants can produce an array of different colored flowers, even though only orange is shown here. I’ve planted these next to … Continue reading

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