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Stunning Shade Garden Design Ideas Create a Retreat Transform an ugly, shady spot into a cool and stylish summer oasis by adding a bench and some flowers. That way you have the perfect place to enjoy a glass of lemonade on hot, sunny summer days.

Gardening in containers  Potted plants have special needs. Follow these tips to help them thrive.

Container Gardening – Ideas for Hanging Flower Baskets, Garden Pots and the brick path

Use rebar instead of wooden lattice  - love the gate AND unusual use of rebar!

Curb Appeal: Add arbors or fence panels. Arbors, garden gates, and short sections of decorative fence panels will enhance your garden and by tasha

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Another Pinner Said: shade gardens- hmmm. now that's a great idea to make raised flower beds around my tree in the backyard! (I can't dig there because of tree roots and possible utility wires.

container garden with creeping jenny, bacopa, supertunias

Container Garden ideas creeping jenny is a great container choice and is hardy in zones 4 5 and 6

cottage garden / REMEMBER this!!!

Conrad Art Glass & Gardens: The Cottage Garden in July. Does a good morning need anything else?

Creeping Phlox  Perfect for bulb bed

Easy Groundcovers

Creeping Phlox - Perfect for edging sidewalks and walkways, this slow-growing perennial likes full sun and well-drained soil. Creeping phlox won't become a rowdy neighbor to the tulips, daffodils, and other spring bulbs that look charming planted with it.

cape cod hydrangeas and old weathered fence

cape cod hydrangeas and old weathered fence. The New Englander in me is craaaaaazy for hydrangeas.

Stage your front entryway to make it inviting... Folks, this is some serious curb appeal!!!

Staging Your Front Entryway

Stage your front entryway to make it inviting… Folks, this is some serious curb appeal! Stage your front entryway to make it inviting… Folks, this is some serious curb appeal!

This HGTV website has beautiful container gardening ideas - like this one - and list of plants good for shady areas as well... Planning already :)

Finding a Good Planter.From toolboxes to wheelbarrows, the garden shed can yield plenty of unique possibilities for containers. Just make sure to provide adequate drainage. Love old wheelbarrow with beautiful plants.