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Shade Garden Landscape Design with Rocks
Favorite garden flower plants in a container for shade garden landscape and design. Rock border with Hostas, Tidal Wave Hydrangea, an old barrel filled with shade annuals, Impatiens. Planted in Zone 5 or 6, in the Midwest.
How to Create a Mini Meadow DIY
Love wild flowers but don't have room for a meadow? This was my problem too. So, I decided to make some 'mini' meadows from old apple bins. Here is how I got on... Step 1. Apple bins are a regular sight in my part of England. They are heaped in corners of orchards or on the side of farmyards, ready to be filled with apples. To give you a sense of size, they hold around 1/3 of a tonne of apples. I bought two of these from a local farmer, squeezed them into the back of our old estate car…